about us

Smile API is the one trusted source for employment data in Asia.

We are on a mission to provide workers in Asia greater access to opportunities by simply using their own data.

We believe in using technology to make financial services accessible and affordable for everyone.

Our Vision

Be the one trusted source for employment and income data in Asia

Give Secure and Easy Access

We want to create a future where every individual has the power to unlock their full potential through secure and easy access to their personal data, especially their employment and income information.

Create New Opportunities

We serve as a bridge connecting the custodians of people's personal data with those who need it to provide better services; and in the process create new and meaningful opportunities for all.

Enable Financial Inclusion

By revolutionizing the way employment and income data is collected, processed, shared and utilized, we strive to create greater inclusion, transparency, equity and opportunity for everyone.

Our Mission

We believe that ownership over one's own data is a basic right, that is why we are committed to empowering individuals by giving them access and control over their own data. By doing this, we are helping individuals turn their data into a valuable asset that they can use to get access to better opportunities and a brighter future. By doing this, we are also creating a society that is more inclusive and equitable for everyone.

Our Team

Our team includes experienced professionals with decades of experience in Financial Services, Technology, Consulting, and Services. Together we are revolutionizing the way employment and income data is collected, processed, shared, and utilized to enable positive change in Asia.

Jerome Eger

Chief Executive Officer

Jerome is an experienced entrepreneur and founder. He co-founded Ginmon, a digital wealth management platform. Prior to that he worked at BCF in Frankfurt, Germany on projects related ti retail and corporate banking. He holds a Masters Degree in Economics and Finance from Frankfurt University, and studied Chinese at Peking University in Shanghai Jiaotong University. Jerome is fluent in several languages and has over 10 years experience working and living in Asia.

Bond Chen

Chief Technology Officer

Bond has 15 years of experience in software development. As a senior architect and R&D lead at Huazhu he led 50+ developers and pushed architecture evolution for dozens of systems. Gang also headed the architecture and devop teams at Vermeg, counting over 100 developers. Bond is a certified AWS solutions architect, he holds a Bachelor's degree in Statistics and received his MBA from Tongji University in Shanghai.

Jan Pabellon

Chief Product Officer

Jan has more than 10 years experience in Product Management. He was a Chief Technologist at DXC, a global Systems Integrator, and was Director for Product Management at Oracle NetSuite, a global pioneer in SaaS. Jan holds a degree in Business Administration and Accounting from the University of the Philippines, and a Master’s Degree from the Asian Institute of Management. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.

Join us in our mission to empower individuals with access to their data. Contact us to learn more about how we can help you turn data into a valuable asset!

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