Hans How

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Hans How

Hans How is the Vice President of AsylumConnect, the first digital platform for LGBTQ asylum. He has been featured in The Daily Beast, The Bay Area Reporter, Malaysiakini, and other outlets. His previous experience includes raising corporate sponsorships for San Francisco Pride and volunteering for TurnOut and Frameline.

By day, Hans works in real estate acquisitions and developments for Equity Residential in San Francisco. He started his career in real estate private equity at PGIM, where he was nominated to be a 2018 Global Summit Fellow at OutNEXT.

Hans graduated from Wesleyan University as a Freeman Foundation Scholar.


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