Lucas Ngoo

Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer
Carousell

Lucas is a co-founder of Carousell and oversees Engineering. Since the launch of Carousell in August 2012 together with co-founders Marcus Tan and Quek Siu Rui, Lucas has been working closely with the engineering team on technical, architecture and data direction and strategies. He is dedicated to building a team of world-class engineers to keep Carousell at the forefront of the industry. He is also passionate about product development, iOS development, and applying data science to solve problems at a large scale.

 

Prior to Carousell, Lucas spent some time as a software engineer at RedBeacon (acquired by Home Depot). Lucas read Computer Engineering and Entrepreneurship at the National University of Singapore and Stanford University (under the NUS Overseas College Program in Silicon Valley, California).

 

Carousell is one of the world’s largest and fastest growing mobile classifieds apps, with over 65 million listings and a presence in 19 major cities around the world. Carousell is backed by leading international Venture Capitalists Sequoia Capital, Rakuten Ventures, 500 Startups, Golden Gate Ventures, and Quest VC.



9:40 AM Enhancing Carousell’s user experience with deep learning powered features

  • Improving categorization and classification with deep images features
  • Shortening buyer-seller processing time
  • Personalising the user experience
  • Listing products for sale from 30 seconds to 3 seconds

9:40 AM Enhancing Carousell’s user experience with deep learning powered features

  • Improving categorization and classification with deep images features
  • Shortening buyer-seller processing time
  • Personalising the user experience
  • Listing products for sale from 30 seconds to 3 seconds