Bonnie So

Winner of the 2019 Women in Tech Steerco’s Choice for the Excellence Awards and Nominee for the 2020 Women of the Year. Bonnie thrives on understanding and nurturing interactions between people.

At Morgan Stanley, Bonnie is part of the Technology team responsible for implementing and building controls and solutions for the Firm’s Cybersecurity Program. She helps to develop team culture to nurture creative ideas and innovative solutions, ensure recognition, mentoring and focusing on ways to boost team morale and cohesion. Bonnie leads the Morgan Stanley Women in Tech Network for Hong Kong, and is an active champion to the Hong Kong Women’s Business Alliance.

Outside of work, Bonnie has assumed the one of the Board of Directors and co-Chair for Women in Finance Asia (WiFA). WiFA is a non-profit organization to provide women and men the tools, resources and network to shift the dial in their professional interaction. She works with a 22 member steering committee serving 4,500+ members. In 2020, the theme of the year is Creating the Work Force of the Future with a focus on Innovation and Resilience. WiFA crafted out new ideas, revamp existing flagship events and hosted 25 events, attended by 1,800+ members.

Being the first female President for the High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA) for Asia Pacific in 2017-2018 and contributing to the Association since 2009, Bonnie continues to partner with notable investigators and high-profile speakers to share unique insights within HTCIA membership through hosting regular knowledge sessions.

Bonnie would like to live her life to the fullest, champion the change that we wish to see, be bold, support one and others, have the courage to follow our hearts and make a difference. Think and Thank.