Speaker

Barrett Comiskey

Founder and CEO, Migo

Barrett Comiskey
Founder and CEO, Migo

Barrett Comiskey is the Founder and CEO of Migo. A New York City native who has been in Asia since 2004, he believes in the power of entertainment and education to transform billions of lives.

Prior to Migo, he invented and co-founded E Ink, the revolutionary display technology used in the Amazon Kindle, while an undergraduate at MIT’s Media Lab. He has more than 70 patents to his name, is recognized by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer, and was the youngest inductee into the US National Inventors Hall of Fame.

With E Ink, he brought reading into the digital era and developed a billion-dollar revenue company. With Migo, he can make an impact orders of magnitude larger and more disruptive.

He is an alumnus of the Stanford Graduate School of Business and holds a B.S. in Mathematics from MIT.

The Comiskey Method

02:00 PM02:20 PM

Migo Founder and CEO, Barrett Comiskey, talks about bringing free-to-air scale to personal on-demand entertainment. “Migo ," he tell us, "is the durian of telecom / media distribution – a bit funky, strangely shaped, hard for foreigners to understand... but surprisingly well-suited to Southeast Asian consumer taste and habits.”