Hamish Finlayson, The youngest entrepreneur to attend GES 2017 in Hyderabad

Hamish Finlayson, 13, is the youngest entrepreneur who will be showcasing his gaming and awareness apps at the high-profile Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad.The United States of America and the Republic of India are proud to announce the eighth annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Hyderabad, India on 28-30 November 2017. This year’s Summit will highlight the theme Women First, Prosperity for All, and will focus on supporting women entrepreneurs and fostering economic growth globally. Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump will headline the United States delegation to the Summit. 150 engineering college girls will attend GES 2017

GES is the preeminent annual entrepreneurship gathering that convenes emerging entrepreneurs, investors and supporters from around the world. Facebook

The Australia-based entrepreneur, who is studying in 7th grade, has so far developed five apps including the one to save turtles and is currently working on the sixth one for increasing awareness about traffic rules.

“I am super excited to be in India,” Hamish Finlayson said, adding that though his first love is technology and developing apps, Hamish Finlayson also focuses on his studies.”Only after finishing my school homework, I work on my apps. I work only in my spare time,” he added.Graeme Finlayson, the father of youngest entrepreneur, said that it all started when he was just eight years old and in the 3rd grade.

The Australian seventh grader and youngest entrepreneur Hamish Finlayson says, his passion for developing apps started as he wanted to develop his own video game.

After contesting in a competition on apps, Hamish got interested and the journey started from there, youngest entrepreneur hamish father said. The apps developed by him are available on Apple as well as Google Play stores.”The sixth app he is developing is about teaching people about road safety,” Graeme said.With customers in 54 countries, Hamish wants to scale this technology to solve big problems being faced by the people across the world, the father added.He further said that at GES 2017, Hamish wants to showcase the light of sea turtles and raise awareness about the impact of autism on society.

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