Founder & CEO, Omate
Laurent Le Pen is a French tech entrepreneur involved in the Telecom, Mobile Design and IoT industries. Laurent is the Founder & CEO of Omate – a hardware and software company that designs wearable tech and IoT products and operating in Shenzhen with support offices in Mountain View and Hong Kong. Omate offers full turnkey solutions, including hardware modules and software stack that allow companies to design IoT and wearable tech devices. A 500 Startups alumnus and owner of the Wearable/IoT professional group on LinkedIn with over 29,000 members, Laurent has been working in the telecom and mobile phone design industries since 2005 and lives in Shenzhen, China since 2007. Laurent has in-depth knowledge of advanced wireless technologies, electro-mechanical components and strategic alliances in both enterprise and consumer electronics. Laurent is also a prominent tech speaker from Mobile World Congress to hardware and overall IoT Tech events globally.