SoGal Fireside Chat with Shuo Wang, Co-Founder & CRO at Deel

May 12, 2021

May 12, 2021

2:00 PM To 3:00 PM

Online: EDT (USA)

See website for fee details

Event Description

Fireside Chat with Shuo Wang, Co-Founder & CRO, Deel

Special shoutout to our global payroll partner, Deel. Deel makes it easy to hire and pay international employees and contractors in over 150 countries. SoGal founders get free contractor and employee hires. Request a demo today.


About the Event

SoGal Foundation is thrilled to host an intimate fireside chat with Shuo Wang, who serves as the CRO and co-founder of Deel. You’ll have the opportunity to ask Shuo anything you’re curious about:

  • Deel’s recently announced unicorn-status (valued at over $1B!)!
  • Her experience as a serial technical woman founder(!)
  • Building the global-first tech contractor payroll platform that raised over $200M in funding from Spark Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Y Combinator, and other top investors.
  • Growing Deel from 100 to 500 B2b customers serving thousands of employees in over 140 countries with a few months during the pandemic
  • Her previous work as Co-Founder & CTO of Aeris Health, a healthtech company focused on indoor air quality (that just raised a Series B)
  • 8 years of experience on product & robotics design, including small wearable electronics and exoskeletons


About the Speaker

Shuo Wang is a technology entrepreneur most notable for co-founding Deel, the market-leading international compliance and payments platform that automates international hiring and payroll for companies of all sizes. Prior to founding Deel, Shuo co-founded Aeris, a cutting-edge smart home health technology company. Shuo holds a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, concentrate on Robotics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Moderated by Sruti Ramaswamy, SoGal Houston Chapter Lead.

Sruti lives passionately curious, an innovative strategist and leads Houston chapter for SoGal Foundation. Today she is the Managing Director – Solution Focused, a virtual agency. She and her team are working on a platform and ecosystem for highly skilled independent consultants.

An immigrant, her journey in the US started as a grad student at Univ of Florida where she got her MS in electrical engineering. Outside work she mentors and volunteers at her local Scouts BSA troop to build our leaders of tomorrow. She enjoys adventurous travel, collecting knick knacks and playing tennis with her family.



About the Organizers

SoGal Foundation is the largest global platform for diverse entrepreneurs and investors that provides resources, education and community for a 100K+ person network with chapters in 40+ cities across 5 continents around the world. We are built by an inspiring and fearless group of visionaries and executors, and have been featured in Forbes, Inc, Fortune, WSJ, and more. SoGal’s non-profit mission is to close the diversity gap in entrepreneurship. SoGal is a champion for diversity & inclusion, and aims serve members from ALL backgrounds, particularly those traditionally underrepresented in entrepreneurship. All genders are welcome.----------------- SoGal does not tolerate harassment or offensive behavior at our events or on social media. We are committed to facilitating a welcoming environment for all participants, members, and attendees, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, race, ethnicity, or religion. We have a zero tolerance policy; any failure to comply with this policy will result in immediate banishment from SoGal events and initiatives. Thank you for cooperation.  By attending a SoGal Foundation event, you are entering an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. By attending, you consent to photography, audio recording, video recording and its release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for promotional purposes, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media, or any other purpose by SoGal and its representatives. You release SoGal Foundation, its employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication and use of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or audio recordings, and you waive all rights to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any use of these materials. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken by SoGal or the person or entity designated to do so by SoGal. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to

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