Zhizhong Neo

CEO | Co-founder


Neo is the co-founder & CEO of Geniebook, the leading Singapore-based EdTech firm that’s scaling rapidly across Southeast Asia backed by Lightspeed Ventures Partners and East Ventures.Geniebook is a powerful suite of online learning products, including AI-generated worksheets, live classes and teacher chats designed to help students around the world learn 1,000 times faster through personalisation and innovation.Geniebook’s successes have been extensively covered by media outlets including TechCrunch, EdSurge, Forbes, TechInAsia, The Straits Times, e27, VN Express, and more.Neo is an experienced educator and entrepreneur who has founded and successfully exited several startups. Prior to Geniebook, he co-founded Rainmaker Labs, a rapid mobile development firm that was acquired by KPMG. He also started SchoolPlus, an offline-merge-online education chain where he personally taught and helped thousands of students achieve their academic goals over a decade. His belief that education is personal is what led him to focus full-time on Geniebook, and his goal every day is to help students learn faster and do better.