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Registered Investors/Judges

Registered Investors/Judges

PAVD is one of the largest venture investment club. Our panel members manage collectively over USD500 billion of assets.

BANH, Alex
BANH, Alex
Partner
IPV Capital

Alex is a Partner at IPV Capital and startup evangelist with extensive conglomerate management and direct investments experience in multiple verticals. Prior to joining IPV, he was also the founder of a software company in Hong Kong. Alex possesses over 20 years of operations experience in technology firms in fast growing markets including China and South East Asia. His areas of expertise lies in managing early stage businesses and cultivating strategic partnerships.

BANH, Alex
Partner
IPV Capital
BONG, Boris
BONG, Boris
Senior Advisor
Chartwell Capital

Boris has over 15 years of Asia private equity experience. Prior to joining Chartwell Capital, Boris served as Managing Director and a member of the Investment Committee at J.P. Morgan Asset Management’s Private Equity Group in Hong Kong. Prior to that, he was Managing Director and a member of the Investment Committee at Squadron Capital, a fund of private equity funds manager and subsidiary of the Search Investment Group. He also served as Associate Director at PPM Ventures, the private equity investment arm of Prudential Plc., in Hong Kong. With a Master in Finance degree from the London Business School in the U.K. and a Master of Accounting degree from the University of Waterloo in Canada, Boris is a qualified Chartered Professional Accountant (Canada) and a Certified Public Accountant (U.S.)

BONG, Boris
Senior Advisor
Chartwell Capital
CHAN, Albert
CHAN, Albert
Vice Chairman, Investment Management Committee
Ping An Insurance Group

Albert has been involved in the Hong Kong Financial industry since 1960s. Prior to his current position, he was the Chairman and CEO of Ping An Securities. His current position requires him to decide on investment terms and fix the investment procedures including due diligence process and risk control. His Committee manages over 80 investment executives and over Rmb 1,000 billion third party money in asset classes including direct investment and PE.

CHAN, Albert
Vice Chairman, Investment Management Committee
Ping An Insurance Group
CHAN, Ben
CHAN, Ben
Chief Representative & Executive Director
Khazanah Nasional Berhad

Ben has been leading Khazanah’s investments in Greater China and in the Sustainable Development sector since 2005 and is responsible for investments in companies including Parkson Retail Group, Asia Capital Reinsurance Group, KCS Green Energy and Oriental University City. In addition, he also leads the coverage of Korea and Vietnam. He is an Adjunct Professor of CUHK Business School.

CHAN, Ben
Chief Representative & Executive Director
Khazanah Nasional Berhad
CHAN, Henry
CHAN, Henry
Professor of Medicine and Therapeutics
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Henry is a Professor of Medicine and Therapeutics, Head of Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Director of Institute of Digestive Disease and Assistant Dean of Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He has received numerous research awards and served as advisor for 8 pharmaceutical companies to guide the development of diagnostics and medicine in the field of viral hepatitis.

CHAN, Henry
Professor of Medicine and Therapeutics
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
CHAU, Wilton
CHAU, Wilton
Founder
Pan Asia Venture Development Platform, CUHK

Wilton is the founding Chairman of QLeap Venture Fund, a venture capital fund mainly investing in Asian early-stage technology ventures; a founding Joint Vice Chairman (Finance) of the Asia Entrepreneurship Education Alliance (AEEA), an alliance formed by deans and professors from over 20 renowned universities in the Greater China Region; the founding Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong Business Angel Network; and a founding Council member of the Hong Kong Biotechnology Organization.

CHAU, Wilton
Founder
Pan Asia Venture Development Platform, CUHK
CHIU, Lovinia (Lulu)
CHIU, Lovinia (Lulu)
Founder & CEO
Medialink

Since Lulu has established Medialink in 1994, the company has developed a highly diversified business scope that covers program distribution and licensing. It has been successfully introduced the most popular animated characters, TV programs and animation series from various countries to in Asia.

CHIU, Lovinia (Lulu)
Founder & CEO
Medialink
CHOI, Wilson
CHOI, Wilson
Angel & entrepreneur

Wilson is the co-founder of Transaction Technology Limited, a leading fintech provider in Hong Kong and Macau. The clients of his company cover major banks and securities companies in both places. His company has also provided incubation to technology startups that relate to Smart City, Robo-Adviser and Big Data.

CHOI, Wilson
Angel & entrepreneur
CHOW, Robert
CHOW, Robert
Angel Investor

Robert is a top Hong Kong media presenter and public affairs commentator. His experience spans across publishing, media, government services, journalism, business and entrepreneurship. He is also an angel investor investing in young ventures.

CHOW, Robert
Angel Investor
FAN, Wilfred
FAN, Wilfred
Vice President and Managing Director – North Asia
Agoda.com

Wilfred is responsible for strategic development and business operations in the North Asia region, including China, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan. He joined Agoda.com in 2003 as the Vice President of Business Development, launched hotel partnership program and led business development globally.

FAN, Wilfred
Vice President and Managing Director – North Asia
Agoda.com
FUJITA, Hideki
FUJITA, Hideki
Founder
SEGNEL Ventures

Hideki is the founder of SEGNEL, a VC company with focuses on seed round investment and internet related service in both South East Asia and South Asia regions. Previously, he was the co-founder of COENT and before that he was the Director of Business Strategy Office at GREE, one of the largest global mobile social gaming companies, in charge of corporate management and strategic investment to mobile gaming companies in Japan and China. Hideki also worked for the largest Japanese venture capital firm, JAFCO, and has backed the growth of companies including Full Speed Inc. and SMS, both were successfully listed in the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

FUJITA, Hideki
Founder
SEGNEL Ventures
HO, Isaac
HO, Isaac
Founding CEO
Venturecraft Group

Isaac is an experienced serial entrepreneur. His latest venture, Venturecraft, is a venture capital platform focusing on medical technology (MedTech) and Infocomm technology (ICT). It is an appointed accelerators under the Singapore Government’s Sector Specific Accelerator Programme.

HO, Isaac
Founding CEO
Venturecraft Group
HUANG, Harry
HUANG, Harry
Co-founder
Shuangdeyi Investment Co. Ltd

Harry is an entrepreneur and has established a market network in the West and Africa. Recently, he has established a direct investment with two other partners in Shenzhen for unlisted investment including early-stage ventures. The first phase of his fund is RMB 50 million.

HUANG, Harry
Co-founder
Shuangdeyi Investment Co. Ltd
KWAN, Ben
KWAN, Ben
Partner & Transaction Advisory Services Leader of TMT sector
Ernst & Young

Ben has over 20 years of management consulting and corporate management experience. He is EY Transaction Advisory Services Leader of TMT (Telecom, Media and Technology) sector in Greater China. He specializes in providing market entry strategy, portfolio optimization and M&A advisory to global private equity firms, multinational corporations and large Chinese enterprises. He has led and completed over 100 M&A transactions in China and Asia. Ben was the COO of Tom.com.

KWAN, Ben
Partner & Transaction Advisory Services Leader of TMT sector
Ernst & Young
LAM, Eva
LAM, Eva
Executive Advisor
HKT

Eva is the Executive Advisor to the Group Managing Director of HKT. Prior to joining HKT, she served as the Executive Director (Finance) of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, the Executive Director and Group Chief Financial Officer of IDT International Limited, and the CFO of CSL. In addition to her doctorate degree in business administration, she is also a qualified accountant.

LAM, Eva
Executive Advisor
HKT
LAU, Henry
LAU, Henry
Partner
Transcendent Capital

Transcendent Capital is an asset management and venture capital firm with a USD 30 million fund under management. It is actively exploring angel and VC projects in Pan-Asia region. Before founded Transcendent Capital in 2014, Henry worked in several investment banking firms such as JP Morgan, RBS, Daiwa Capital and Jefferies. Henry graduated from the George Washington University.

LAU, Henry
Partner
Transcendent Capital
LAW, Vincent
LAW, Vincent
Executive Director
Full Success Group

Vincent has worked in the investment industry for more than 8 years. He is the Executive Director of Full Success Group which is running a private fund. He works for his family business and is responsible for property and project investments in both Hong Kong and China.

LAW, Vincent
Executive Director
Full Success Group
LEE, Brian
LEE, Brian
Executive Director
BigKind

Brian works for his family business, BigKind, a well-established textile company for many years. From a small enterprise to a fully vertically integrated company, BigKind operates weaving, dyeing, washing, and laundry mills in addition to its main manufacturing facilities and have clients all around the world.

LEE, Brian
Executive Director
BigKind
LI, Leo
LI, Leo
Investment Manager
SoftBank China Venture Capital

Prior to joining SoftBank China, Leo is a serial entrepreneur. He co-founded three technology ventures in China: a virtual reality (VR) company, a Fintech company and a medical devices company that was based on 3D Printer Technology. In addition, Leo previously worked for Nomura Securities and Wanda Media Company.

He holds a Bachelor of Accounting in Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and a MBA Degree in Chinese University of Hong Kong and The University of Texas at Austin in U.S.

LI, Leo
Investment Manager
SoftBank China Venture Capital
LI, Miranda
LI, Miranda
Co-founder
ADM

In addition to making angel investments, ADM provides consultation service to entrepreneurs, setting up a venture fund and assisting foreign companies to start up business in Hong Kong. Prior to this, Miranda was employed as Senior Manager in various departments of the SGS for 11+ years which covered financial control, investment and CAPEX review, merger and acquisition projects and management of business units.

LI, Miranda
Co-founder
ADM
LI, Vincent
LI, Vincent
CEO
Shanghai International Airport Services Co. Ltd

Vincent Li is a veteran of the aviation and travel industry, and a blogger for the education post of the Hong Kong South China Morning Post. He is a author of “A Person’s True Vocation”.

LI, Vincent
CEO
Shanghai International Airport Services Co. Ltd
Dr. Lin, Alex
Dr. Lin, Alex
Head
Infocomm Investments Pte Ltd.

Infocomm Investments manages more than US$200 million fund and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) of the Singapore Government. Prior to the current post, Alex was the CTO and SVP of SembCorp Logistic. Before joining SembCorp, Alex was an entrepreneur and started the Asia first wireless ISP venture. The operation of his wireless venture covered most of Asia including China and Indonesia.

Dr. Lin, Alex
Head
Infocomm Investments Pte Ltd.
LIU, Lance
LIU, Lance
Director
Pingan Venture

Lance is the Head of Pingan Venture, a VC fund focusing on mobile internet, fin-tech and high end consumer market in China and overseas. Prior to joining Pingan, he worked for Cushman & Wakefield Investor Asia. Lance is a Science graduate in Fudan University and has an MBA degree from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

LIU, Lance
Director
Pingan Venture
LO, Yuk Lam
LO, Yuk Lam
Honorary Chairman
Hong Kong Biotechnology Organisation

Yuk is commonly known as the Father of Hong Kong Biotechnology Industry. Prior to his retirement, he served as Asia Pacific Chairman and President of PerkinElmer after leaving the position of the President of Bio-Rad Asia Pacific. He is currently a Senior Advisor of a VC company, QuestMark Capital Management Sdn Bhd and as the Board members of several biomedical firms listed in US and Hong Kong.

LO, Yuk Lam
Honorary Chairman
Hong Kong Biotechnology Organisation
MA, Pony
MA, Pony
Partner
Onroad Capital

Pony is responsible for a billion dollars’ (RMB) acquisition fund for the company. He also manages a small venture fund investing in technology startups.

MA, Pony
Partner
Onroad Capital
MOROFUJI, Shuhei
MOROFUJI, Shuhei
Founder and CEO
SMS & COENT Venture

Shuhei is a successful entrepreneur. He has founded and managed SMS – one of the largest Asian healthcare information platforms with offices in 13 countries. SMS is a US$500million market cap company listed in the Tokyo Stock Exchange [code: 2175, 1st section]. Together with SMS, Shuhei has invested over 30 technology ventures globally.

MOROFUJI, Shuhei
Founder and CEO
SMS & COENT Venture
MYINT, Steven
MYINT, Steven
Chairman
Inex Private Ltd

Steven Myint is a physician with global experience in health and biomedical management and commercialisation. After his own first university spinout in 1995, he has been involved in the development of over 30 SME’s in life sciences and created over US$1 billion value for shareholders. He is currently the Chairman of Inex Private Ltd which is developing innovative diagnostics and therapeutics for women’s health, a Senior Fellow in Singapore A*star, and an Adjunct Professor at Duke-NUS in the Center for Technology, Enterprise and Development. He is also a partner in the Palo Alto based venture fund, Pharma Capital and a non-executive director of Lipid Genomics, a diagnostic company spun out of Johns Hopkins. In Finland, he is chairman of Plexpress Oy and Inc, a diagnostic technology company and non-executive director of two biotech companies: Aplagon Oy and Primex Oy. Previously he was executive chairman of Green Signal Bio, one of India’s largest vaccine manufacturers.

MYINT, Steven
Chairman
Inex Private Ltd
NG, Jeff
NG, Jeff
Founder & Angel Investor
Guru Online & Elderly Consultancy

Jeff is an entrepreneur who has founded a leading online marketing company, Guru Online and a leading social enterprise, Home of the Elderly Consultancy Limited, with a total staff force of over 200 people. Prior to this, Jeff worked at McKinsey & Company as a consultant in risk management of financial institution, M&A, market entry strategy and consumer market research.

NG, Jeff
Founder & Angel Investor
Guru Online & Elderly Consultancy
OEHMAN, Ville Alexander
OEHMAN, Ville Alexander
Director
Business Angel Network South East Asia

Ville is a Singapore based private investor with background in family business, consulting and start-ups. He has launched, invested in and raised capital for several startups, including financial services, digital currencies, primary care, genetics, psycotherapy, digital health, hospital and clinic software, medical apps and diagnostic devices.

OEHMAN, Ville Alexander
Director
Business Angel Network South East Asia
SHAO, Jenking
SHAO, Jenking
Executive Director
Legend Capital

Jenking joined Legend Capital in 2008. He has focused on consumer and service sectors and was responsible for investments in Beauty in Fashion, GlobalJoy Travel, Beiyang Media, YESA, Evergreen Aquatic, YUTO Packaging, Linglong Tire, Minsheng Energy and so on. Jenking has extensive operation experience in IT and engineering and is an MBA graduate from the Chinese University of HK and a double E graduate from the North China University of Technology.

SHAO, Jenking
Executive Director
Legend Capital
SHER, Johnson
SHER, Johnson
Founder & Managing Director
Silverlink Capital

Johnson is the Founder and Managing Director of Silverlink Capital. Silverlink Capital is headquartered at Taiwan managing over USD 600 million for early, expansion, and Pre-IPO investments. Prior to founding Silverlink, Johnson was the Vice President of the renowned Taiwan Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI).

SHER, Johnson
Founder & Managing Director
Silverlink Capital
SHI, Carter
SHI, Carter
Executive Director
E Fund Management (HK) Co. Ltd

E Fund HK serves as the global investment and business platform for the parent company, E Fund Management Co. Ltd which manages assets close to RMB 430 billion. Before joining E Fund HK, Carter founded Transcendent Capital in 2014, an asset management and venture capital firm with a USD 30 million fund under management. Prior to this, he worked in several investment banking firms such as CICC, Calyon, Goldman Sachs, RBS and Jefferies. Carter graduated from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

SHI, Carter
Executive Director
E Fund Management (HK) Co. Ltd
SUGIE, Riku
SUGIE, Riku
Chief Executive Officer and President
Shinsei Financial Co., Ltd.

Riku has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Shinsei Financial Co., Ltd. since June 2012. In addition, he also serves as Executive Officer in charge of Individual Business and Deputy Head of Group Business Strategy at Shinsei Bank, Limited. Furthermore, he is also in the Board of APlus Co., Ltd., APlus Financial Co., Ltd. and APlus Personal Loan Co., Ltd..

SUGIE, Riku
Chief Executive Officer and President
Shinsei Financial Co., Ltd.
WONG, Francis
WONG, Francis
Director
Sumitomo Corporation Equity Asia

Sumitomo Corporation Equity Asia is responsible for direct investment in early to growth stage companies in Asia primarily in the IT, consumer and cleantech sectors. Francis has more than 20 years of experience in technical, operation, and venture capital investing in China and Asia. Before joining the venture capital sector in 2000, he spent the entire 90s in the telecom industry covering network services and product development, project management and business development.

WONG, Francis
Director
Sumitomo Corporation Equity Asia
WONG, Michael
WONG, Michael
Managing Director & Head of Overseas Investment
Fujian Thaihot Investment Co., Ltd.

Michael has over 18-year experience in consulting and insurance industry. Before joining the China-based investment firm Anbang, he has been in charge of corporate strategy, operational planning, program management office as well as other operational functions, such as risk management, business continuity and crisis management in Sun Life Financial which is a listed insurance company in Canada and New York. He was a consultant in PwC and KPMG with specialized in business strategy, performance measurement and process re-engineering. In addition, he was a technical consultant in IBM and China.com .

WONG, Michael
Managing Director & Head of Overseas Investment
Fujian Thaihot Investment Co., Ltd.
YIU, Catherine
YIU, Catherine
Founder & Executive Director
Modern Education Group

Catherine is an Executive Director of Modern Education (Hong Kong) Limited. She has been with the Group since 1997 and has over 17 years of experience in the education industry. In addition to the financial and legal aspects, She is involved in the overall management and development.

YIU, Catherine
Founder & Executive Director
Modern Education Group
YUNG, Karen
YUNG, Karen
Compliance Manager
SSG Capital Management (Hong Kong) Ltd

Karen has 8 years of working experience in the PE industry. Prior to that, she worked as Investment Analyst of China investment team in ADM Capital for about 7 years, starting from Apr 2004. During this period, she worked through the whole investment process, from deal screening and due diligence to deal close and exits.

YUNG, Karen
Compliance Manager
SSG Capital Management (Hong Kong) Ltd
ZHOU, Jessica
ZHOU, Jessica
CEO
XiaoZhou Investment & U-Home Group Holdings

Jessica is the founder of a venture and private equity Investment company, XiaoZhou Investment, with particular interest in health care and bio-medical areas. Her health care and biomedical portfolio companies operate in China, Switzerland and Hong Kong. As one of the youngest CEOs of listed companies in Hong Kong, she also manages U-Home Group Holdings Limited, a Hong Kong listed property company with operations in Hong Kong, China and Australia.

ZHOU, Jessica
CEO
XiaoZhou Investment & U-Home Group Holdings
ZHOU, Preston
ZHOU, Preston
Partner
Innotech Capitals

Graduated from Tsinghua University in China with a Bachelor Degree in Automation and MBA from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Alumnus of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Sales Management, Business Development and Research background in Electronics and Energy related industries.

ZHOU, Preston
Partner
Innotech Capitals