Mandy Wong is the co-founder of Sweatitude and obtained her Master’s degree in Social Science from the University of Hong Kong.
Post 80s born and grew in Hong Kong, Mandy Wong has started involving in the LGBTQ+ movement since her undergraduate study at the University of Hong Kong. After graduation, she had worked in the IT field for several years while supporting LGBTQ+ groups at the same time. Recognizing the importance to link technology, culture, community, and movements together, she obtained her Social Science Master’s degree from HKU in 2016. In 2017, she then founded Sweatitude, a sports group that aims to support and fundraise for local women and sexual minority groups. In the same year, she switched into the field of insurance and wealth management. She realized an insurance policy is closely inherited to different kinds of social movements. The new working environment provides her flexibility to empower others in the community.