Jacob Hsu

CEO, Catalyte

Jacob Hsu

CEO, Catalyte

Biography

Jacob Hsu is the CEO of Catalyte, a software development and engineering company that uses AI to identify anyone who has the aptitude, regardless of background, to become a software developer. Jacob is a man of two passions: his work and his family. A dedicated father of four, he works to make the world a better place for all families. This begins with reawakening the American dream that anyone from any background can succeed. His time leading Catalyte is dedicated to making this a reality and making the company a catalyst for a lifelong journey of personal, community and client improvement.

Jacob is a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum and has been named as one of the world’s Top 12 CEOs by Chief Executive Magazine. Additionally, Jacob is a founding member of the Markle Foundation’s Rework America Task Force, focused on modernizing the United States’ outdated labor market and unlocking economic opportunity for American job seekers, workers and businesses. He is also a board member of Welcoming America, which helps cities in the US be more welcoming of new immigrants.