Gobi Partners is China’s leading venture capital firm with a 15-year history, focusing on the early investments into digital media, IT, TMT and other fields, and invested more than 100 innovative enterprises across China and Southeast Asia
ReadWrite is focused on connecting technological experts, thought-leaders, corporate executives and investors. Kyle has advised over 175 companies and successfully raised over US$130 million in venture funding.
Charles Ng was appointed as an Associate Director-General of Investment Promotion at Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK) in July 2007. He heads up one of two sector-focused divisions that is responsible for helping overseas and Mainland companies to establish or expand their business presence in Hong Kong. His teams are responsible for Financial Services, Financial Technology, Innovation and Technology, Information and Communications Technology, Startups and Research
& Knowledge Management.
Irene is a Partner of KPMG China and leads the Technology, Media and Telecommunications sector for Hong Kong. She is also the Head of High Growth Technology and Innovation Group in Hong Kong. Irene started her career with KPMG Toronto and has been working in Hong Kong for over 14 years.
Honorary Professor, The University of Hong Kong Founder & Chairman, Esri China (Hong Kong) Limited
Dr. Winnie Tang JP is an Honorary Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Hong Kong. She is one of the locally-bred IT entrepreneurs of Hong Kong. In the 1990s, Dr. Tang founded Esri China (Hong Kong) Limited to develop and promote Geographic Information System (GIS) software and solutions.
Investment Director, Lenovo Capital & Incubator Group
Mr. Xue is currently the director of Lenovo Capital & Incubator Group (LCIG) and the director of Lenovo APAC Machine Intelligence Center. He oversees Lenovo’s early-stage investment business (Lenovo Accelerator).
Anson, part of the Global Technology Innovation Centre and the High Growth Tech & Innovation Group in HK, has spent the last 20 years working in both industry and professional services covering strategic consulting.
Research Assistant Professor, Hong Kong Baptist University
Her recent research addressing the opportunities and challenges of the megalopolis of HK and Shenzhen as Asia’s entrepreneurship hub was well received by local and international media, policymakers and industry associations.
Prosperity investment is now having over rmb 70 billion in terms of asset under management, recognized as the broadest innovative investment congregation platform. Zhi Li himself has invested more than 50 projects in diverse industries, like intelligent hardware, fintech, and etc.
Manav Gupta is a technology visionary, strategist and serial entrepreneur. Having spent the past decade to developing tech and startup ecosystems in China, he is familiar with the hurdles hardware companies face in getting products that drive deep consumer engagement to market. Prior to Brinc, Manav was CEO and co-founder of FabriQate, an award-winning mobile innovation company based in London.
William Bao Bean, Managing Director, SOSV & China Accelerator
SOSV is a US$300 million AUM accelerator-focused venture capital fund. William was also the managing director of China investments at SingTel and a Partner at Softbank China & India Holdings. He is an active angel investor with 39 investments from 2006 to 2014.
Polar Ventures is a private investment and consulting firm that provides capital, strategic and operating solutions in Asia. Mr. Chew has over 25 years’ experience in investing, finance and transforming business operations