People first -- exceptional teams build remarkable companies.
Diversity -- across skills, experience & network.
Impact -- institutional process at startup speed.
Customize our involvement with each company.
Focus on maximum support at key inflection points.
Early stage venture fund with a global perspective. Our emphasis is on maximum support at key inflection points for portfolio companies, investors and partners.
Previously founding member of PMA Investment Advisors, sold in 2006 for US$200mln. Before that, worked at HSBC Asset Management in Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo and London.
Strengths: >1,600 company visits across Asia and North America, learned a few things. Experience inside startup with successful exit in Asia. Personalized approach. Move quickly. Generate ideas. Connect dots. Get things done. Give feedback. Global perspective. Help startups do more with less. Diverse network of contacts. Work across cultures. Fight fires.
Weakness: local language skills.