Founder & CEO
Jeanette Cheah is the founder and CEO of HEX, an award-winning edtech company delivering internationally recognised, immersive innovation and entrepreneurship programs to university students and the next generation of talent. A globally in-demand corporate keynote speaker and panelist, she is also a guest lecturer and mentor at universities around Australia and an advocate for tech inclusion and diversity in business worldwide.
Jeanette has represented Australia at the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance in Argentina, was a Telstra Business Women’s Awards finalist, and in 2021 was named a 40 Under 40 Most Influential Asian-Australian and category winner for Entrepreneurship.
HEX is an Australian-based, multi-award-winning edtech company delivering innovation and entrepreneurship skills to the next generation of talent. Founded in 2017, HEX programs are university-accredited and internationally recognised, and have amassed a community of more than 8000 students. Its programs such as HEX Ed (co-designed with Atlassian) and HEX World support the company’s mission to build future global founders and talent to close the tech skills gap shortage and empower the new generation of leadership that the world desperately needs.