General Partner at HAXLR8R, accelerator for hardware startups, in the "Silicon Valley for Hardware" (SZ). Asia Expert since 2000 (mostly China, Japan, Korea).
- Asia network (12+ years in Asia)
- Expertise on digital economies / virtual goods
- Gaming (online / social / mobile)
- Social dynamics
- I reply to emails
- "Mister Asia": market expertise, 100+ talks, great network.
- Founded research advisory firm focused on Asia digital best practices & market entry.
- Founding partner of 3D social game company, Cmune
Startups with one or more of:
- Asia angle
- Virtual goods / Gaming
- Artificial Artificial Intelligence (think 'MTurk for something')
- Habit forming / social design
Mech Eng & co-founder @beetl-robotics.
Prior financial derivatives quant analyst @barclays-capital; passed CFA program.
M.Eng (Mfg) from Cambridge University.