About Us

Leo Cheung
Founder

Founded in 2002, Genuine Technology is a consulting service specialized in building full-function software prototypes and technology advisory for small businesses and early-stage startups.

As the principal at Genuine, Leo has over 20 years of software engineering experience, 15 years as a hands-on CTO/technology founder of startup companies in industries including Energy (EcoFactor), Real Estate (DwellAware) and Health & Fitness (Asimba).

Throughout his recent career endeavor, Leo has played both management as well as individual-contributor roles in building scalable software products on platforms including Java, Scala, Akka, Node.js, Python and PHP, using data storage/processing systems such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, Apache Spark, HBase and Storm. Products range from Internet-of-Things (IoT) systems, high-concurrency Web applications, to data warehousing and streaming systems.

Leo graduated from Hong Kong Baptist University and holds a Master's degree in Mathematics from Virginia Tech.