ASIA Venture partners

Andreas Ehn     Technology and Product   Spotify’s first employee and CTO, responsible for product and platform architecture, and for hiring a world-class engineering team  Co-founder of Wrapp, a mobile online-to-offline customer acquisition service  EQT industrial advisor

Andreas Ehn

Technology and Product

Spotify’s first employee and CTO, responsible for product and platform architecture, and for hiring a world-class engineering team

Co-founder of Wrapp, a mobile online-to-offline customer acquisition service

EQT industrial advisor

Tim Marbach     Company Building   CEO & Founder of Asia Venture Group  Experienced entrepreneur who’s built several successful companies in Europe and Asia (kaufDA, HappyFresh, iPrice TrustedCompany.com, iMoney)  Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan

Tim Marbach

Company Building

CEO & Founder of Asia Venture Group

Experienced entrepreneur who’s built several successful companies in Europe and Asia (kaufDA, HappyFresh, iPrice TrustedCompany.com, iMoney)

Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan

Gabriel Lundberg    Operating partner at SeedPlus, a Singapore-based early stage VC firm  Previously product manager at Spotify for six years  MSc in Engineering, Complex Adaptive Systems at Chalmers University of Technology

Gabriel Lundberg

Operating partner at SeedPlus, a Singapore-based early stage VC firm

Previously product manager at Spotify for six years

MSc in Engineering, Complex Adaptive Systems at Chalmers University of Technology

Mark Inkster     Digital Businesses   Former executive at Yahoo!, eBay and Microsoft, leading digital businesses in Asia  President of Vistaprint Asia & Emerging Markets  Chief Digital Officer, Asia of Aegon NV  MS from Stanford University, BA from Dartmouth College

Mark Inkster

Digital Businesses

Former executive at Yahoo!, eBay and Microsoft, leading digital businesses in Asia

President of Vistaprint Asia & Emerging Markets

Chief Digital Officer, Asia of Aegon NV

MS from Stanford University, BA from Dartmouth College

 
 

ASIA ADVISORS

Anh Nguye    n     Marketing   YouTube Subscriptions Marketing Lead APAC  Head of marketing, Google Singapore  Leflair, Zalora

Anh Nguyen

Marketing

YouTube Subscriptions Marketing Lead APAC

Head of marketing, Google Singapore

Leflair, Zalora

Gillian Tee    CEO and Co-Founder of Singapore-based Homage  Previously co-founder Rocketrip, part of the YCombinator winter 2014 batch.  MBA from Columbia Business School

Gillian Tee

CEO and Co-Founder of Singapore-based Homage

Previously co-founder Rocketrip, part of the YCombinator winter 2014 batch.

MBA from Columbia Business School

Martin B. Hartono    CEO of GDP Venture, a venture builder focusing on digital communities and solution companies  Mentor startups at Founders Institute  Strong believer that Indonesia can breed world class entrepreneurs

Martin B. Hartono

CEO of GDP Venture, a venture builder focusing on digital communities and solution companies

Mentor startups at Founders Institute

Strong believer that Indonesia can breed world class entrepreneurs

Noni Purnomo    President Director Bluebird Group Holding  Founded Bluebird Peduli which launched “Women Empowerment Project” to empower more than 40.000 women  Mentor of startups at Endeavor Indonesia  “Listed as Power Women” in Asia by Forbes  Industrial Engineering Degree & MBA in Finance and Marketing

Noni Purnomo

President Director Bluebird Group Holding

Founded Bluebird Peduli which launched “Women Empowerment Project” to empower more than 40.000 women

Mentor of startups at Endeavor Indonesia

“Listed as Power Women” in Asia by Forbes

Industrial Engineering Degree & MBA in Finance and Marketing

Angie Lau    Founder, CEO of Narramur  20+ year veteran of journalism advises disruptive, global companies in tech  Former award-winning Bloomberg Television lead anchor  Co-founder and News Chief of Forkast.News: a digital news network on all things blockchain and cryptocurrency.  TEDx Talk “I Am Not Supposed to Be Here” is a TED Ed Lesson for 6.7 million followers.

Angie Lau

Founder, CEO of Narramur

20+ year veteran of journalism advises disruptive, global companies in tech

Former award-winning Bloomberg Television lead anchor

Co-founder and News Chief of Forkast.News: a digital news network on all things blockchain and cryptocurrency.

TEDx Talk “I Am Not Supposed to Be Here” is a TED Ed Lesson for 6.7 million followers.

Aaron Tan    CEO at Carro Singapore - used car marketplace for buyers and sellers  Singtel Innov8 ventures, Southeast Asia’s leading venture fund - oversaw the fund’s investments in SEA  Software Engineer - SMU, NUS and Carnegie University  Former IT Youth of the Year, represented Singapore in programming competitions

Aaron Tan

CEO at Carro Singapore - used car marketplace for buyers and sellers

Singtel Innov8 ventures, Southeast Asia’s leading venture fund - oversaw the fund’s investments in SEA

Software Engineer - SMU, NUS and Carnegie University

Former IT Youth of the Year, represented Singapore in programming competitions

 
John Riady    Director of the Lippo Group  Professor of Law at Universitas Pelita Harapan  Editor of the Jakarta Globe  Director of Berita Satu Media Holdings

John Riady

Director of the Lippo Group

Professor of Law at Universitas Pelita Harapan

Editor of the Jakarta Globe

Director of Berita Satu Media Holdings

Chris Rynning    Founder of nHack, an investment company specialized in bridging Northern European businesses to Asia.  Advisor to the Norwegian state owned investment fund Investinor, author, entrepreneur, and financial commentator

Chris Rynning

Founder of nHack, an investment company specialized in bridging Northern European businesses to Asia.

Advisor to the Norwegian state owned investment fund Investinor, author, entrepreneur, and financial commentator

Tee Plern Suraphongchai    Partner at Venturra Capital  Ardent Capital, Central Retail Corporation, Lehman Brothers  Brown University, Stanford University educated

Tee Plern Suraphongchai

Partner at Venturra Capital

Ardent Capital, Central Retail Corporation, Lehman Brothers

Brown University, Stanford University educated

Mikael Krogh    Extensive background from investments and venture capital in addition to taking operational roles in companies and growing their business, across Europe, Asia, Australia and North America  CEO and Founder of Investigate - Singapore-based investment firm

Mikael Krogh

Extensive background from investments and venture capital in addition to taking operational roles in companies and growing their business, across Europe, Asia, Australia and North America

CEO and Founder of Investigate - Singapore-based investment firm

Stig Traavik    Former Ambassador of Norway to Indonesia and ASEAN. 20 years experience on the highest levels of international affairs, including as Chief of Staff in the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs  Former Judo Olympian and six times national champion. Passionate about sports for all, currently coaching the Indonesian Paralympic Judo Team

Stig Traavik

Former Ambassador of Norway to Indonesia and ASEAN. 20 years experience on the highest levels of international affairs, including as Chief of Staff in the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Former Judo Olympian and six times national champion. Passionate about sports for all, currently coaching the Indonesian Paralympic Judo Team

Pravan Malhotra    Head, Internet Investments VC, IFC-World Bank  Ex-Principal with ORIX Venture Finance  MBA, Wharton School  Investor- Lenskart, BigBasket, MephroPlus, Moglix, Azure Power and Portea Medical in India and Jungle Ventures, Jungle SeedPlus, Oway and Reddoorz in Southeast Asia

Pravan Malhotra

Head, Internet Investments VC, IFC-World Bank

Ex-Principal with ORIX Venture Finance

MBA, Wharton School

Investor- Lenskart, BigBasket, MephroPlus, Moglix, Azure Power and Portea Medical in India and Jungle Ventures, Jungle SeedPlus, Oway and Reddoorz in Southeast Asia

 
Chris Sirisereepaph    VP-Investments at Credit Saison  Leads Tech Investments in SEA for Credit Saison  Investor in Grab and Shopback Ex-Investment Manager at SPH Ventures  Prior to Credit Saison, Chris started his career as a returning government scholar in Enterprise Singapore and then as an investment manager in SPH Ventures, the venture capital arm of a media conglomerate.

Chris Sirisereepaph

VP-Investments at Credit Saison

Leads Tech Investments in SEA for Credit Saison
Investor in Grab and Shopback
Ex-Investment Manager at SPH Ventures

Prior to Credit Saison, Chris started his career as a returning government scholar in Enterprise Singapore and then as an investment manager in SPH Ventures, the venture capital arm of a media conglomerate.

Michele Ferrario    Co-Founder and CEO at StashAway  CEO at Zalora  Co-founder and MD of Rocket Internet SEA  Columbia Business School Educated

Michele Ferrario

Co-Founder and CEO at StashAway

CEO at Zalora

Co-founder and MD of Rocket Internet SEA

Columbia Business School Educated

Douglas Corley    Beijing-based healthcare entrepreneur who is the CEO and Founder of Beijing HealthForum, and the Co-Founder of DHB Global, an AI-driven health investment platform

Douglas Corley

Beijing-based healthcare entrepreneur who is the CEO and Founder of Beijing HealthForum, and the Co-Founder of DHB Global, an AI-driven health investment platform

Jim Texier    Chief Technology and Product Officer at Global Fashion Group  Former head of Digital and Big Data at Axa Group Solutions

Jim Texier

Chief Technology and Product Officer at Global Fashion Group

Former head of Digital and Big Data at Axa Group Solutions

Pandu Sjahrir    GP Agaeti VC and CEO Indies Capital Partner  Advisor Abraaj Group  BoD GO-JEK and Chairman SEA Indonesia  MBA Stanford

Pandu Sjahrir

GP Agaeti VC and CEO Indies Capital Partner

Advisor Abraaj Group

BoD GO-JEK and Chairman SEA Indonesia

MBA Stanford

Jefrey Joe    Co-Founder and Managing Partner Alpha JWC  Former COO of Groupon Indonesia and BCG  MBA Anderson UCLA

Jefrey Joe

Co-Founder and Managing Partner Alpha JWC

Former COO of Groupon Indonesia and BCG

MBA Anderson UCLA

 
Alex Nergaard    Background from investments, business development, sourcing and execution of transactions in the oil & gas, shipping, offshore and infrastructure markets  Managing Director at NIP Advisors, chairman & founding partner at Continental Maritime and board member and founding partner at Storm Capital Partners

Alex Nergaard

Background from investments, business development, sourcing and execution of transactions in the oil & gas, shipping, offshore and infrastructure markets

Managing Director at NIP Advisors, chairman & founding partner at Continental Maritime and board member and founding partner at Storm Capital Partners

Tito Costa    Managing Director at Zalora and Rocket Internet  Investment Manager at Synergo SGR  McKinsey, MIT Educated

Tito Costa

Managing Director at Zalora and Rocket Internet

Investment Manager at Synergo SGR

McKinsey, MIT Educated

Ross Coull    Emerging markets private equity professional (South Asia and Africa) and serial angel investor  Owner and director of leading consumer retail company in India (BBLUNT)  Previously strategy consultant with Booz & Company

Ross Coull

Emerging markets private equity professional (South Asia and Africa) and serial angel investor

Owner and director of leading consumer retail company in India (BBLUNT)

Previously strategy consultant with Booz & Company

Giulio Xiloyannis    Managing Director at Zalora SG, MY, TW and HK  Entrepreneur in Residence, Rocket Internet  M&A at J.P. Morgan

Giulio Xiloyannis

Managing Director at Zalora SG, MY, TW and HK

Entrepreneur in Residence, Rocket Internet

M&A at J.P. Morgan

Marshall Silver    Chief Commercial Officer at Reddoorz, an e-commerce hospitality company that operates across Southeast Asia. Startup advisor at Sagebrush Group and previously, Strategic Deals at Apple.  Degree from Harvard Law School

Marshall Silver

Chief Commercial Officer at Reddoorz, an e-commerce hospitality company that operates across Southeast Asia. Startup advisor at Sagebrush Group and previously, Strategic Deals at Apple.

Degree from Harvard Law School

Kirti Lad    Executive Director at Meraki Executive Search and Consulting  Pioneer behind the Women's Directorship Program, a JV between Hong Kong University Business School and Harvey Nash, program created to answer the world-wide business community's call to tackle existing gender diversity imbalance in boardrooms

Kirti Lad

Executive Director at Meraki Executive Search and Consulting

Pioneer behind the Women's Directorship Program, a JV between Hong Kong University Business School and Harvey Nash, program created to answer the world-wide business community's call to tackle existing gender diversity imbalance in boardrooms

 
Virginia Cha    Adjunct Professor, Technology Entrepreneurship, INSEAD  Adjunct Professor, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, NUS Business School  Professor-in-Residence, Platform E, SIM (Singapore Institute of Management)  Active angel investor and founder of Restorative Innovation

Virginia Cha

Adjunct Professor, Technology Entrepreneurship, INSEAD

Adjunct Professor, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, NUS Business School

Professor-in-Residence, Platform E, SIM (Singapore Institute of Management)

Active angel investor and founder of Restorative Innovation

Florian Cornu    Founder and CEO of Future Flow, a Singapore-based company which guides entrepreneurs along their growth journey  Co-founder of Map of the Money, and runs SaaS Business Asia, which aim at connecting the SaaS ecosystem in Southeast Asia

Florian Cornu

Founder and CEO of Future Flow, a Singapore-based company which guides entrepreneurs along their growth journey

Co-founder of Map of the Money, and runs SaaS Business Asia, which aim at connecting the SaaS ecosystem in Southeast Asia

Charles Debonneuil    Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer of Lazada  Wharton School educated

Charles Debonneuil

Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer of Lazada

Wharton School educated

Velisarios Kattoulas     Growth and Venture Capital   Based in Asia since early 90s', lived and built professional services and tech businesses in Singapore, China and Japan.  Most recently sold The Poseidon Group, which was founded by Kattoulas in Hong Kong in 2010, to a consulting and technology firm in New York

Velisarios Kattoulas

Growth and Venture Capital

Based in Asia since early 90s', lived and built professional services and tech businesses in Singapore, China and Japan.

Most recently sold The Poseidon Group, which was founded by Kattoulas in Hong Kong in 2010, to a consulting and technology firm in New York

Antonny Liem    CEO of the investment company MCM Group & Merah Putih  Investment Partner at GDP Venture  Highly recognized serial investor and thought leader in entrepreneurship  Mentor Endeavor and Founders Institute

Antonny Liem

CEO of the investment company MCM Group & Merah Putih

Investment Partner at GDP Venture

Highly recognized serial investor and thought leader in entrepreneurship

Mentor Endeavor and Founders Institute

Dushyant Sapre     Technology Platforms   Expert in localizing global platforms, scaling demand and supply across fragmented markets in Asia Pacific  Core expertise in Management of Technology  At Criteo, leads the business development teams across APAC  MBA from INSEAD

Dushyant Sapre

Technology Platforms

Expert in localizing global platforms, scaling demand and supply across fragmented markets in Asia Pacific

Core expertise in Management of Technology

At Criteo, leads the business development teams across APAC

MBA from INSEAD

 
Melody He    Founder of blockchain advisory Spartan Group  Investment Partner at MOC accelerator  UBS, Goldman Sachs

Melody He

Founder of blockchain advisory Spartan Group

Investment Partner at MOC accelerator

UBS, Goldman Sachs

Paulo Campos    Co-Founder and Managing Director at ZALORA Philippines  Ayala Land, BCG  Harvard Business School, Princeton educated

Paulo Campos

Co-Founder and Managing Director at ZALORA Philippines

Ayala Land, BCG

Harvard Business School, Princeton educated

Nikhilesh Rao    Fortune 500, SMB, and start-up leadership and advisory experience across Asia, USA and Europe  Formerly Regional Director, Strategy and Operations, APAC at Hewlett Packard Enterprise  Hewlett Packard, Booz & Company  MBA from the Kellogg School of Management

Nikhilesh Rao

Fortune 500, SMB, and start-up leadership and advisory experience across Asia, USA and Europe

Formerly Regional Director, Strategy and Operations, APAC at Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Hewlett Packard, Booz & Company

MBA from the Kellogg School of Management

Magnus Ekbom    Chief Strategy Officer at Lazada Group  Global Venture Development Manager  LUMA at Rocket Internet  Stockholm School of Economics educated

Magnus Ekbom

Chief Strategy Officer at Lazada Group

Global Venture Development Manager

LUMA at Rocket Internet

Stockholm School of Economics educated

Donald Wihardja    More than 20 years of experience in applying technology for various industries, from telco to banking to web startup, as manager, advisor, consultant, investment manager, and entrepreneur in Indonesia.  Breath of exposure and expertise in technology, finance, legal, consulting, and management provides me with a unique blend of proven track record in running and managing technology companies and technology investments.

Donald Wihardja

More than 20 years of experience in applying technology for various industries, from telco to banking to web startup, as manager, advisor, consultant, investment manager, and entrepreneur in Indonesia.

Breath of exposure and expertise in technology, finance, legal, consulting, and management provides me with a unique blend of proven track record in running and managing technology companies and technology investments.

Chris Miess    Founder ICONIC – SEA's Leading Blockchain advisory and investment firm  Former CFO at TenX, performing SEA’s largest ICO  Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank  Yale / LSE educated

Chris Miess

Founder ICONIC – SEA's Leading Blockchain advisory and investment firm

Former CFO at TenX, performing SEA’s largest ICO

Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank

Yale / LSE educated

 
Willy Lan    20 year investment experience across full spectrum of asset classes  Founder of Hidden Street Capital, VC and blockchain investments  Partner and CSO of Jaarvis Labs / Jaarvis Accelerator  Portfolio Manager of Och Ziff Capital (Asia)  BA in Business Economics and IR from Brown University

Willy Lan

20 year investment experience across full spectrum of asset classes

Founder of Hidden Street Capital, VC and blockchain investments

Partner and CSO of Jaarvis Labs / Jaarvis Accelerator

Portfolio Manager of Och Ziff Capital (Asia)

BA in Business Economics and IR from Brown University

Constantin Robertz    Managing Director of Zalora in the Philippines  Prior to Zalora, Constantin worked for Rocket Internet with stints at Zalando in Berlin and Lamoda in Moscow.  Degree in business administration from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland

Constantin Robertz

Managing Director of Zalora in the Philippines

Prior to Zalora, Constantin worked for Rocket Internet with stints at Zalando in Berlin and Lamoda in Moscow.

Degree in business administration from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland

Anselm Tan    Head, Corporate Venturing, APAC at Philips HealthTech ventures—across healthcare, including wellness and administration Various roles—board member, observer, advisor—at digital health companies Mentor and speaker in programs to accelerate innovation in Asia—startup challenges, accelerators and open innovation programs Standard Chartered, Defence Science and Technology Agency FCCA, Nanyang Technological University educated

Anselm Tan

Head, Corporate Venturing, APAC at Philips
HealthTech ventures—across healthcare, including
wellness and administration
Various roles—board member, observer, advisor—at
digital health companies
Mentor and speaker in programs to accelerate
innovation in Asia—startup challenges, accelerators
and open innovation programs
Standard Chartered, Defence Science and
Technology Agency
FCCA, Nanyang Technological University educated

Arnout Mostert    Founder and Partner at AccelerAsia, a business development firm that drives the expansion of fast-growing tech companies into APAC and the Middle East  Worked across SEA in Branding and Advertising, started his first venture in 2006 and have built and run companies in the region ever since  MBA at INSEAD

Arnout Mostert

Founder and Partner at AccelerAsia, a business development firm that drives the expansion of fast-growing tech companies into APAC and the Middle East

Worked across SEA in Branding and Advertising, started his first venture in 2006 and have built and run companies in the region ever since

MBA at INSEAD

Lars Bjorge     Digital Specialist   TBWA Asia, Executive Vice President & Head of Customer Acquisition  20 years in the trenches of building digitally centric brands. Serial entrepreneur and intrapreneur. Last 8 years active in China, where he advised blue chip companies such as Unilever, HP, Google, VW, Porsche, SAP on digital transformation in a China market context

Lars Bjorge

Digital Specialist

TBWA Asia, Executive Vice President & Head of Customer Acquisition

20 years in the trenches of building digitally centric brands. Serial entrepreneur and intrapreneur. Last 8 years active in China, where he advised blue chip companies such as Unilever, HP, Google, VW, Porsche, SAP on digital transformation in a China market context

Alok Mishra    Retired as Vice President Johnson & Johnson Medical APAC for Strategic Capabilities, now founder of Value Addition  Over 30 years experience in healthcare across strategy, management and marketing functions in Asia and Middle East with J&J and Boots (now Abbott) Pharmaceuticals  Visiting faculty at Singapore Management University, Nanyang Business School and the Asia School of Business in collaboration with MIT Sloan  MENSA member; Master's in Pharmacy and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad

Alok Mishra

Retired as Vice President Johnson & Johnson Medical APAC for Strategic Capabilities, now founder of Value Addition

Over 30 years experience in healthcare across strategy, management and marketing functions in Asia and Middle East with J&J and Boots (now Abbott) Pharmaceuticals

Visiting faculty at Singapore Management University, Nanyang Business School and the Asia School of Business in collaboration with MIT Sloan

MENSA member; Master's in Pharmacy and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad

 
Dan Clarke     SEO   Founder and CEO of Disruptient  Clients including HSBC, Nissan, and Adidas.  Rocket Internet in Berlin heading up Groupon’s international expansion ahead of the company’s $17.8 billion public listing

Dan Clarke

SEO

Founder and CEO of Disruptient

Clients including HSBC, Nissan, and Adidas.

Rocket Internet in Berlin heading up Groupon’s international expansion ahead of the company’s $17.8 billion public listing

Solonia Teodros     Lean Startup   Co-founder of The Change School  Burson-Marsteller Harvard Initiative for Global Health  TEDx Speaker  Career strategist and coach, LEAN startup and Design Thinking Trainer + Facilitator

Solonia Teodros

Lean Startup

Co-founder of The Change School

Burson-Marsteller Harvard Initiative for Global Health

TEDx Speaker

Career strategist and coach, LEAN startup and Design Thinking Trainer + Facilitator

Adrian Li    Adrian is Founder & Managing Partner at Convergence Ventures, a Venture Capital fund that invests in early stage tech. ventures in Indonesia. He is also a director at Imaginato, a mobile & web dev. firm and Qraved, Jakarta’s leading restaurant directory. Previously, independently and as a Rocket Internet MD, he co-founded ventures in China and Indonesia

Adrian Li

Adrian is Founder & Managing Partner at Convergence Ventures, a Venture Capital fund that invests in early stage tech. ventures in Indonesia. He is also a director at Imaginato, a mobile & web dev. firm and Qraved, Jakarta’s leading restaurant directory. Previously, independently and as a Rocket Internet MD, he co-founded ventures in China and Indonesia

Daniel Budiman    Founding Partner Mahanusa Capital  Former Merill Lynch and JP Morgan  Mentor Endeavor  MBA Harvard

Daniel Budiman

Founding Partner Mahanusa Capital

Former Merill Lynch and JP Morgan

Mentor Endeavor

MBA Harvard

Leonard Opitz Stornes    Managing Director, NHST Media Group Asia  President of Norwegian Business Association of Singapore  Board of Governors, European Chamber of Commerce  Management Committee, Harvard Business School Club of Singapore

Leonard Opitz Stornes

Managing Director, NHST Media Group Asia

President of Norwegian Business Association of Singapore

Board of Governors, European Chamber of Commerce

Management Committee, Harvard Business School Club of Singapore

Sigrid Teig    Former Chief Process Officer at Western Bulk (Business processes and communication shipping/maritime)  MSc. from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)

Sigrid Teig

Former Chief Process Officer at Western Bulk (Business processes and communication shipping/maritime)

MSc. from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)


 
Boris Hajduk    Group CISO at Global Fashion Group  AWS Migration Lead, Viadeo  RBC, EPITA

Boris Hajduk

Group CISO at Global Fashion Group

AWS Migration Lead, Viadeo

RBC, EPITA

Parag Khanna    Leading global strategist, world traveler, and best-selling author  Senior Research Fellow in the Centre on Asia and Globalisation at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore  Managing Partner of Hybrid Reality

Parag Khanna

Leading global strategist, world traveler, and best-selling author

Senior Research Fellow in the Centre on Asia and Globalisation at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore

Managing Partner of Hybrid Reality

Evan Graj    Head of Prime, Amazon Australia  MIT graduate. Founded and build several businesses including Mercury Textbooks and DineIn.  Launched UberEats in Singapore. Built out Lazada’s Express delivery business.

Evan Graj

Head of Prime, Amazon Australia

MIT graduate. Founded and build several businesses including Mercury Textbooks and DineIn.

Launched UberEats in Singapore. Built out Lazada’s Express delivery business.

 
 

EUROPE ADVISORS

Isabella Löwengrip    Co-Founder at Nordic Tech House. Swedish entrepreneur, author, lecturer and blogger. She has four companies under her belt: a magazine, a clothing line, a blog network and an investment trust company. In 2008, Löwengrip was the most Googled Swedish celebrity, and she has parlayed that exposure and success into helping young girls love themselves

Isabella Löwengrip

Co-Founder at Nordic Tech House. Swedish entrepreneur, author, lecturer and blogger. She has four companies under her belt: a magazine, a clothing line, a blog network and an investment trust company. In 2008, Löwengrip was the most Googled Swedish celebrity, and she has parlayed that exposure and success into helping young girls love themselves

Trond Riiber Knudsen    Founder, TRK Group – ownership and advisory firm  Senior Partner, McKinsey  Harvard Business School educated

Trond Riiber Knudsen

Founder, TRK Group – ownership and advisory firm

Senior Partner, McKinsey

Harvard Business School educated

Robin Teigland    Professor in Management of Digitalization at Stockholm School of Economics.  MA in International Studies from the University of Pennsylvania, Ph.D. in Business Administration from the Stockholm School of Economics.  Formerly at McKinsey and experience from VC in Silicon Valley.  Robin was ranked the 6th most influential tech-woman in Sweden by Business Week in 2018

Robin Teigland

Professor in Management of Digitalization at Stockholm School of Economics.

MA in International Studies from the University of Pennsylvania, Ph.D. in Business Administration from the Stockholm School of Economics.

Formerly at McKinsey and experience from VC in Silicon Valley.

Robin was ranked the 6th most influential tech-woman in Sweden by Business Week in 2018

Mikael Pawlo    Founder of online casino, Mr Green  Member of the board at Djurgårdens IF

Mikael Pawlo

Founder of online casino, Mr Green

Member of the board at Djurgårdens IF

Susanne Fuglsang    Innovation Catalyst & CEO Innovation Pioneers.  Founder Geek Girl Plus. Board advisor Eyevinn Technology. Board advisor Changemaker Education. Advisor Hack for Sweden..

Susanne Fuglsang

Innovation Catalyst & CEO Innovation Pioneers.

Founder Geek Girl Plus. Board advisor Eyevinn Technology. Board advisor Changemaker Education. Advisor Hack for Sweden..

Birger Nergaard    Founder and Director of Verdane Capital  Board member of Clarkson Plc  In 2006, Birger was awarded His Majesty King Harald V’s Gold Medal for Achievement for pioneering the Norwegian venture capital industry

Birger Nergaard

Founder and Director of Verdane Capital

Board member of Clarkson Plc

In 2006, Birger was awarded His Majesty King Harald V’s Gold Medal for Achievement for pioneering the Norwegian venture capital industry

 
Tor Jakob Ramsøy    CEO and Founder at Arundo Analytics  Senior Partner, McKinsey  Partner, Accenture  MIT educated

Tor Jakob Ramsøy

CEO and Founder at Arundo Analytics

Senior Partner, McKinsey

Partner, Accenture

MIT educated

Anders Nicolai Bakke    Serial entrepreneur & early stage fintech investor  CEO & co-founder Just Technologies  Former COO and co-founder of Relink, mCASH and Auka  Former consultant in Ernst & Young, IBM Global Business Services

Anders Nicolai Bakke

Serial entrepreneur & early stage fintech investor

CEO & co-founder Just Technologies

Former COO and co-founder of Relink, mCASH and Auka

Former consultant in Ernst & Young, IBM Global Business Services

Karl Munthe Kaas    Co-Founder & CEO, Kolonial.no  Co-founder, NaboBil.no  McKinsey, Finn.no  LSE Educated

Karl Munthe Kaas

Co-Founder & CEO, Kolonial.no

Co-founder, NaboBil.no

McKinsey, Finn.no

LSE Educated

Erik Thaulow    Doctor, Child Cardiology (section leader), Oslo University Hospital  Specialist in internal medicine, cardiology and clinical physiology  Published 200+ scientific articles

Erik Thaulow

Doctor, Child Cardiology (section leader), Oslo University Hospital

Specialist in internal medicine, cardiology and clinical physiology

Published 200+ scientific articles

Lisa Kennelly    Chief Marketing Officer at Fishbrain, the top app and community for people who love fishing, the world's most popular hobby. She previously led marketing at Clue, one of the top period tracking and female health apps in the world  Master's degree in Digital Media from the University of Washington in Seattle and an undergraduate degree from Harvard University

Lisa Kennelly

Chief Marketing Officer at Fishbrain, the top app and community for people who love fishing, the world's most popular hobby. She previously led marketing at Clue, one of the top period tracking and female health apps in the world

Master's degree in Digital Media from the University of Washington in Seattle and an undergraduate degree from Harvard University

Kina Zeidler    Swedish business school graduate and author. Recently published her first book, "The Swedish Tech Wonder", where Kina investigates they key drivers in turning Sweden into a digital super power.  BSc from Uppsala University.

Kina Zeidler

Swedish business school graduate and author. Recently published her first book, "The Swedish Tech Wonder", where Kina investigates they key drivers in turning Sweden into a digital super power.

BSc from Uppsala University.

 
Thomas Walle    CEO & Co-founder at Unacast  Official member of Forbes Technology Council  Former early employee at Tidal, exit to Jay-Z in 2014  Previously consultant at PwC  Copenhagen Business School and University of Southern California (USC)

Thomas Walle

CEO & Co-founder at Unacast

Official member of Forbes Technology Council

Former early employee at Tidal, exit to Jay-Z in 2014

Previously consultant at PwC

Copenhagen Business School and University of Southern California (USC)

Ola Heldal    Investor and Advisor to various startups in the Nordics  Former Morgan Stanley Investment Management Investment Analyst  Merrill Lynch & Danske Bank  Royal Norwegian Navy Special Ops, London Business School Educated

Ola Heldal

Investor and Advisor to various startups in the Nordics

Former Morgan Stanley Investment Management Investment Analyst

Merrill Lynch & Danske Bank

Royal Norwegian Navy Special Ops, London Business School Educated

Christian Schroeder    German serial entrepreneur and investor. Together with Rocket Internet, Europe’s largest venture builder and VC fund, he has built several e-commerce and marketplace businesses with hundreds of employees all over the world  Global Shaper with the WEF, an avid traveller and enthusiast for emerging technologies

Christian Schroeder

German serial entrepreneur and investor. Together with Rocket Internet, Europe’s largest venture builder and VC fund, he has built several e-commerce and marketplace businesses with hundreds of employees all over the world

Global Shaper with the WEF, an avid traveller and enthusiast for emerging technologies

Kjartan Kalstad    Partner in McKinsey’s Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment, High Tech, and Organization Practices  Statistics Norway, Norwegian Institute of Public Health  Warwick University educated

Kjartan Kalstad

Partner in McKinsey’s Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment, High Tech, and Organization Practices

Statistics Norway, Norwegian Institute of Public Health

Warwick University educated

Knut Dyremyhr    A well renowned serial investor and board member within the European tech scene  Passionate about global entrepreneurship  Educated at INSEAD, Harvard and Stanford University

Knut Dyremyhr

A well renowned serial investor and board member within the European tech scene

Passionate about global entrepreneurship

Educated at INSEAD, Harvard and Stanford University

Jon Gravråk    CDO and EVP in Telenor leading investments in IoT, Market Places, MarTech and FinTech  McKinsey Partner in Telecom, Tech and Media  Guest speaker at INSEAD, Mobil World Congress, Rutberg Summit

Jon Gravråk

CDO and EVP in Telenor leading investments in IoT, Market Places, MarTech and FinTech

McKinsey Partner in Telecom, Tech and Media

Guest speaker at INSEAD, Mobil World Congress, Rutberg Summit

 
David Sandstrom    Chief Marketing Officer at Klarna  David is CMO for Scandinavian fintech firm Klarna. Prior to this he was CEO for DDB Sweden, a leading marketing and digital agency. A thinker and columnist about marketing, branding and growth, David is also keen to advise both big and small companies on a range of topics.

David Sandstrom

Chief Marketing Officer at Klarna

David is CMO for Scandinavian fintech firm Klarna. Prior to this he was CEO for DDB Sweden, a leading marketing and digital agency. A thinker and columnist about marketing, branding and growth, David is also keen to advise both big and small companies on a range of topics.

Fredrik Thomassen    CEO and Founder of freelancer platform Konsus (YC W16)  Founder of Startupmatcher.com  McKinsey, LSE educated

Fredrik Thomassen

CEO and Founder of freelancer platform Konsus (YC W16)

Founder of Startupmatcher.com

McKinsey, LSE educated

Anders Tuv    Investor, founder and entrepreneur building innovative cancer immunotherapy and precision medicine companies  Investment Director at early stage life science investment company Radforsk  Co-founded and developed several biotech companies. Current BoD positions in OncoImmunity, Zelluna Immunotherapy, Vaccibody, Nextera and Oslo cancer Cluster Incubator

Anders Tuv

Investor, founder and entrepreneur building innovative cancer immunotherapy and precision medicine companies

Investment Director at early stage life science investment company Radforsk

Co-founded and developed several biotech companies. Current BoD positions in OncoImmunity, Zelluna Immunotherapy, Vaccibody, Nextera and Oslo cancer Cluster Incubator

Torbjørn Furuseth    Medical Doctor with broad experience within life sciences companies  Chief Financial Officer at Targovax  Former EVP Innovation Aker Biomarine and McKinsey consultant  Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), The Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship

Torbjørn Furuseth

Medical Doctor with broad experience within life sciences companies

Chief Financial Officer at Targovax

Former EVP Innovation Aker Biomarine and McKinsey consultant

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), The Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship

Håkon Taule    Founder THEMA Consulting Group -  Advisory firm, renewable energy sector  Former partner ECON  Copenhagen Business School and HEC, Paris

Håkon Taule

Founder THEMA Consulting Group -

Advisory firm, renewable energy sector

Former partner ECON

Copenhagen Business School and HEC, Paris

Patrik Tran    Chairman of Stockholm AI, researcher and teacher at Stockholm School of Economics, advisor and lecturer within business and AI for business executives.  Educated at the Royal Institute of Technology (enrolled at age 17) within Engineering Physics, AI and Machine Learning and at Stockholm School of Economics (enrolled at age 16) within business administration, focusing on accounting and financial management.

Patrik Tran

Chairman of Stockholm AI, researcher and teacher at Stockholm School of Economics, advisor and lecturer within business and AI for business executives.

Educated at the Royal Institute of Technology (enrolled at age 17) within Engineering Physics, AI and Machine Learning and at Stockholm School of Economics (enrolled at age 16) within business administration, focusing on accounting and financial management.

 
Gaëtan Japy    Serial entrepreneur and hands-on early stage investor.  Co-founder NetValue, first European web analytics company with IPO exit and bought by Nielsen Inc.  VC investments since 2013 in South East Asia and Myanmar.  Former business development management positions with Siemens, Dassault Systèmes and IBM  Passion for new technologies, entrepreneurship and emerging markets  ETH Zurich and INSEAD educated

Gaëtan Japy

Serial entrepreneur and hands-on early stage investor.

Co-founder NetValue, first European web analytics company with IPO exit and bought by Nielsen Inc.

VC investments since 2013 in South East Asia and Myanmar.

Former business development management positions with Siemens, Dassault Systèmes and IBM

Passion for new technologies, entrepreneurship and emerging markets

ETH Zurich and INSEAD educated

Kaj Drobin    CPO and Co-founder of Tictail, an international social e-commerce company in the fashion industry.  Kaj has has deep knowledge in the designer space and used to serve as the Lead Digital Art Director and Partner at Identity Works, working with clients such as Spotify, Rodebjer and TV4.

Kaj Drobin

CPO and Co-founder of Tictail, an international social e-commerce company in the fashion industry.

Kaj has has deep knowledge in the designer space and used to serve as the Lead Digital Art Director and Partner at Identity Works, working with clients such as Spotify, Rodebjer and TV4.

Niko Pakalén    Partner at Cevian Capital, the largest European activist fund with c. €18bn of assets under management.  In addition, Niko serves as a member of the nomination board of Metso, a Finnish industrial company  MSc in Finance from Helsinki School of Economics

Niko Pakalén

Partner at Cevian Capital, the largest European activist fund with c. €18bn of assets under management.

In addition, Niko serves as a member of the nomination board of Metso, a Finnish industrial company

MSc in Finance from Helsinki School of Economics

Marc Rochman    Entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience in card technology, stored value and payments. Currently CEO and Founder of Openbucks, a company enabling people to pay online without credit cards. Special focus within online auctions, virtual goods, micro payments, gift cards, payments and Fintech.

Marc Rochman

Entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience in card technology, stored value and payments. Currently CEO and Founder of Openbucks, a company enabling people to pay online without credit cards. Special focus within online auctions, virtual goods, micro payments, gift cards, payments and Fintech.

Martin Ingemansson    Managing Director, Facebook Nordics  First Facebook employee in the Nordics and part of launching team of Facebook´s operations in EMEA, with a long history in the tech industry having worked for both Yahoo and MySpace cross EMEA before joining Facebook.

Martin Ingemansson

Managing Director, Facebook Nordics

First Facebook employee in the Nordics and part of launching team of Facebook´s operations in EMEA, with a long history in the tech industry having worked for both Yahoo and MySpace cross EMEA before joining Facebook.

Anna Omstedt    Co-Founder and CEO of the health tech company, MedUniverse. Founder of female business network, PokerFace. Board member of Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship, SSE, and Hemfrid AB.

Anna Omstedt

Co-Founder and CEO of the health tech company, MedUniverse. Founder of female business network, PokerFace. Board member of Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship, SSE, and Hemfrid AB.

 
 
 
Erik Byrenius    Co-founder of Sweden's largest online food ordering platform, OnlinePizza. Founded the investor network, Nordic Makers, and the startup ecosystem NGO, Startup Docs.

Erik Byrenius

Co-founder of Sweden's largest online food ordering platform, OnlinePizza. Founded the investor network, Nordic Makers, and the startup ecosystem NGO, Startup Docs.

 
Warren Campbell    Former McKinsey Partner with a focus in energy-intensive industries. Chairman of the AI-company, Alex, and the Australian Business Council of Sweden. Board member of impact investment organisation, East Africa Investments Ltd and chairman of My Driving Academy.

Warren Campbell

Former McKinsey Partner with a focus in energy-intensive industries. Chairman of the AI-company, Alex, and the Australian Business Council of Sweden. Board member of impact investment organisation, East Africa Investments Ltd and chairman of My Driving Academy.

 
Anniken Fjelberg    Serial entrepreneur with 20+ years experience in strategic brand management, design and innovation. Co-founder 657 Oslo, co-working hub for creative entrepreneurs, Superblaise, consultancy focusing on strategy, innovation and communication and Sprinterwing, matching ambitious entrepreneurs with mentors.  One of 19 world wide CMCT certified trainers by Dr. Robert Cialdini - “the Godfather of influence”.

Anniken Fjelberg

Serial entrepreneur with 20+ years experience in strategic brand management, design and innovation. Co-founder 657 Oslo, co-working hub for creative entrepreneurs, Superblaise, consultancy focusing on strategy, innovation and communication and Sprinterwing, matching ambitious entrepreneurs with mentors.

One of 19 world wide CMCT certified trainers by Dr. Robert Cialdini - “the Godfather of influence”.

 
 
 
 

AMERICAS ADVISORS

Karim R. Lakhani    Professor and leading educator of business administration at Harvard Business School  Principal Investigator of the Crowd Innovation Lab at the Harvard Institute for Quantitative Social Science

Karim R. Lakhani

Professor and leading educator of business administration at Harvard Business School

Principal Investigator of the Crowd Innovation Lab at the Harvard Institute for Quantitative Social Science

Mike Kwatinetz    Founding General Partner with Azure Capital Partners where he specializes in consumer companies, software and related infrastructure technologies. Previously Mike was Group Head of Technology Research, a Managing Director and the senior software and hardware analyst at several major investment banks, including Credit Suisse First Boston, Deutsche Bank Securities and PaineWebber.

Mike Kwatinetz

Founding General Partner with Azure Capital Partners where he specializes in consumer companies, software and related infrastructure technologies. Previously Mike was Group Head of Technology Research, a Managing Director and the senior software and hardware analyst at several major investment banks, including Credit Suisse First Boston, Deutsche Bank Securities and PaineWebber.

Tom Hadfield    Founder of Soccernet.com, Message.io and Schoolsnet.com  Goldman Sachs Global Leader, Harvard University educated

Tom Hadfield

Founder of Soccernet.com, Message.io and Schoolsnet.com

Goldman Sachs Global Leader, Harvard University educated

Kelly Hook    Director of Venture Architecture at Consensys  At Consenys, Kelly helps build, consult on, and launch decentralized applications using Ethereum  Previously, Kelly recruited and led the IBM Watson Client Engagement Center team in San Francisco  She moved to the bay area originally to join presentation startup, Prezi, where she spent 2.5 years as Head of Global Communications

Kelly Hook

Director of Venture Architecture at Consensys

At Consenys, Kelly helps build, consult on, and launch decentralized applications using Ethereum

Previously, Kelly recruited and led the IBM Watson Client Engagement Center team in San Francisco

She moved to the bay area originally to join presentation startup, Prezi, where she spent 2.5 years as Head of Global Communications

Patrick McGinnis    Founded Dirigo Advisors to provide strategic advice to investors, entrepreneurs, and fast growing businesses  Author of the international bestseller The 10% Entrepreneur, a guide to becoming an entrepreneur without quitting your day job  Graduate of Georgetown University and Harvard Business School

Patrick McGinnis

Founded Dirigo Advisors to provide strategic advice to investors, entrepreneurs, and fast growing businesses

Author of the international bestseller The 10% Entrepreneur, a guide to becoming an entrepreneur without quitting your day job

Graduate of Georgetown University and Harvard Business School

Doug Levin    Board Director & Advisor. Sole founder & first CEO of Black Duck Software (acquired by Synopsys for $565 million). Background includes founding industry leaders, executive positions with Microsoft Corporation and board and advisory positions with numerous companies.

Doug Levin

Board Director & Advisor. Sole founder & first CEO of Black Duck Software (acquired by Synopsys for $565 million). Background includes founding industry leaders, executive positions with Microsoft Corporation and board and advisory positions with numerous companies.

 
John Ason    Angel investor for over 21 years specializing in early stage pre-revenue companies. He has made about 90 eclectic investments in the areas of e-commerce, technology, advertising and entertainment. Notable exits have been Xlibris, LiveLook, Centrak, Diapers.com and Jet.com. The sale price of these 5 investments exceeds $4 billion.

John Ason

Angel investor for over 21 years specializing in early stage pre-revenue companies. He has made about 90 eclectic investments in the areas of e-commerce, technology, advertising and entertainment. Notable exits have been Xlibris, LiveLook, Centrak, Diapers.com and Jet.com. The sale price of these 5 investments exceeds $4 billion.

Donnovan Andrews    Founder and CEO of Overture, a comprehensive, integrated platform created to establish meaningful dialogues - and to strategically activate – regional and global humanitarian efforts via technology.

Donnovan Andrews

Founder and CEO of Overture, a comprehensive, integrated platform created to establish meaningful dialogues - and to strategically activate – regional and global humanitarian efforts via technology.

Fredrik Marø    Founder of Firsthand – World's Leading Alumni Networking & Mentoring Platform  McKinsey  Wharton, Harvard Business School educated

Fredrik Marø

Founder of Firsthand – World's Leading Alumni Networking & Mentoring Platform

McKinsey

Wharton, Harvard Business School educated

Andreas Mjelde    CEO of Linio – biggest ecommerce platform in Latin America  3i Group, Storebrand  McKinsey, Harvard educated

Andreas Mjelde

CEO of Linio – biggest ecommerce platform in Latin America

3i Group, Storebrand

McKinsey, Harvard educated

Arne Halleraker    Principal at FJ Labs  Former director of global partnerships for Telenor, focused on business development with Google  Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) Educated

Arne Halleraker

Principal at FJ Labs

Former director of global partnerships for Telenor, focused on business development with Google

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) Educated

Babak Rasolzadeh    VP of Applied AI at Cluster One based in Seattle and San Francisco  PhD in Computer Vision and Robotics in 2010  Founder of OculusAI that he sold in 2013 to the world's largest media monitoring company, Meltwater  Held various Director roles in Data Science and Machine Learning in the industry, advisor and investor in a handful of startups

Babak Rasolzadeh

VP of Applied AI at Cluster One based in Seattle and San Francisco

PhD in Computer Vision and Robotics in 2010

Founder of OculusAI that he sold in 2013 to the world's largest media monitoring company, Meltwater

Held various Director roles in Data Science and Machine Learning in the industry, advisor and investor in a handful of startups

 
Dennis Campbell    Dwight P. Robinson Jr. Professor of Business Administration. In addition to his academic position, he also serves as the Head of the Accounting & Management unit at HBS. During his time on the faculty, he has taught in and chaired a variety of courses in the school’s MBA, doctoral, and executive education programs in Boston, Asia and the Middle East.

Dennis Campbell

Dwight P. Robinson Jr. Professor of Business Administration. In addition to his academic position, he also serves as the Head of the Accounting & Management unit at HBS. During his time on the faculty, he has taught in and chaired a variety of courses in the school’s MBA, doctoral, and executive education programs in Boston, Asia and the Middle East.

Nils Rudi    Professor International Management, Technology and Operations Management, INSEAD  Previously founder of analy7ics

Nils Rudi

Professor International Management, Technology and Operations Management, INSEAD

Previously founder of analy7ics

Blaine Vess    Founder, Investor and Philanthropist  Founder of Student Brands (acquired by Barnes and Noble Education in 2017) and Solve (acquired by Blacklane in 2017)  Producer of film and television projects featured at festivals and networks like Sundance, Tribeca, and VH1.

Blaine Vess

Founder, Investor and Philanthropist

Founder of Student Brands (acquired by Barnes and Noble Education in 2017) and Solve (acquired by Blacklane in 2017)

Producer of film and television projects featured at festivals and networks like Sundance, Tribeca, and VH1.

Gianni Maxemin    A growth hacker and serial entrepreneur, Gianni’s dozen years of management and leadership experience across technology, politics, and consulting has given him a thorough understanding of exponential impact for business strategy and growth.  Founded multiple online marketing companies and created many mobile apps, one being Pied Parker, the most cost-effective solution for impacted parking.

Gianni Maxemin

A growth hacker and serial entrepreneur, Gianni’s dozen years of management and leadership experience across technology, politics, and consulting has given him a thorough understanding of exponential impact for business strategy and growth.

Founded multiple online marketing companies and created many mobile apps, one being Pied Parker, the most cost-effective solution for impacted parking.

Michael Meisterling    Advisor and angel investor based out of Los Angeles  Serial entrepreneur with more than 20 years experience building technology companies in global markets  CEO and founder Qsiba

Michael Meisterling

Advisor and angel investor based out of Los Angeles

Serial entrepreneur with more than 20 years experience building technology companies in global markets

CEO and founder Qsiba

Thomas C. Holst    Thomas has his BS, MBA and European CFA from Germany, United States and Norway.  Started as a Management Consultant with A.T. Kearney, Thomas is passionate about helping companies scale with global impact and has also founded or co-founded several successful companies.

Thomas C. Holst

Thomas has his BS, MBA and European CFA from Germany, United States and Norway.

Started as a Management Consultant with A.T. Kearney, Thomas is passionate about helping companies scale with global impact and has also founded or co-founded several successful companies.

 
 

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