Among the Road to Olympia Champions, Le Viet Ha is the only male student to return home to continue building his career.
Among the winners of the Road to Olympia to study abroad, only 2 champions returned home. One of them was Luong Phuong Thao – season 3 champion. After graduating with a Masters degree in Australia, Thao returned home to work in an advertising agency in Ho Chi Minh City.
The second man was the men’s champion Le Viet Ha. It is known, the former Olympic champion returned home in 2017.
In 2007, the male student Le Viet Ha of Le Khiet High School for the Gifted Quang Ngai had an excellent performance in the final game of the Road to Olympia year. Thanks to that, he won the victory with a total of 210 points, 90 points more than runner-up Nguyen Duc Giang.
Le Viet Ha had a great contest, winning a laurel wreath.
After receiving a scholarship to Australia, Viet Ha is the only person with two excellent undergraduate degrees at Swinburne University of Technology with a major in Robotics Technology and Computer Science. After that, Le Viet Ha continued his master’s studies at Deakin University, Australia, majoring in business administration.
While studying abroad, Le Viet Ha constantly participates in study activities and gathers knowledge for himself. It is known that this Quang Ngai man had been a student representative of the engineering and industrial science faculties; member of the Swinburne Formula SAE-A team, teaching assistant at Swinburne University of Technology, lead programmer on the COHESIVE project,…
He returned home in December 2017, taking up the position of officer in charge of investment at Mekong Capital – a private capital firm focused on Vietnam; until 2020, he was CEO at Pizza 4P’s. Currently, Viet Ha still live and work in Ho Chi Minh City.
Le Viet Ha returned to the country to build a career, not in Australia like many other Olympia champions.
Recently, in an English program on VTV7, when talking about his reasons for returning to Vietnam, he said to him, Vietnam represents a growing market. According to him Australia is one of the old economies, with a growth rate of 2% per year, the population is not very young, the work done in Australia is mainly heavy industry which has been invested for a long time. . Vietnam represents a bigger and more attractive consumer market with a lot of novelties. He thought that he would be more excited and would have more opportunities to compete here.