Hong Chee Joo graduated from the Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor Degree in Business Studies (First Class Honors) and was the winner of the Singapore National Employers Federation Gold Medal Award. After selling his first business venture in 2012, he is now a freelance educator, part-time entrepreneur and a volunteer with a local non-profit organization. He has completed 50 MOOCs across a diverse range of subjects and is continually seeking new educational experiences.