MOX Global Happy Hour | VC Panel
MOX Global Happy Hour: VC Panel
Time: Friday August 14, 7-9PM Singapore/GMT+8
Place: on Zoom (Register to receive the link) and at Taiwan Tech Arena 3F
No. 2, Section 4, Nanjing East Road, Songshan District, Taipei City, 105
Join our biannual MOX VC Panel Happy Hour, featuring seasoned investors from preeminent venture capital funds. Past speakers include super-angels and VCs from Gobi Partners (US$1.1 billion AUM), Infinity Ventures, Mucker Capital, SOSV and our global mentors.
Also, you will enjoy their candid thoughts on the do’s and dont’s of fundraising, how to get in to venture capital, as well as insights from their investing career.
This event will be a mix of virtual and onsite festivities: grab a drink with the MOX team at Taiwan Tech Arena. Moreover, we will serve some drinks and snacks for networking. Please join our MOX VC Panel Happy Hour on Zoom to interact with our global community or be in-person at TTA to share some insightful thoughts about Venture Capital and fundraising.
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1. Pui Yan Leung, Executive Director at Vertex Ventures
Pui Yan serves as Executive Director, Investment at Vertex Ventures. She focuses on opportunities in Southeast Asia. Prior to joining Vertex, she was a Director of Investments and Operations at Singtel Innov8, the corporate venture arm of telco group Singtel. In her role, she built a pipeline of tech startups that fit with the firm’s investment themes and established strategic alliances and managed partnerships with key ecosystem stakeholders.
2. Mitesh Shah, Co-founder of Inflection Point Ventures
Mitesh Shah co-founded Inflection Point Ventures (IPV), one of India’s largest angel investment platforms with over 1500 members, helping high-caliber startups connect with CXOs & professional angel investors and have access to their capital as well as domain knowledge.
Also, Mitesh served as the CFO of Ola from December 2013 until June 2016, playing a pivotal role in the evolution of one of the biggest startup stories of India. In June 2016, Mitesh joined BookMyShow, one of the most fascinating success stories of the Indian eCommerce landscape, as CFO where he has been spearheading the finance function and playing an active role in strategic business management.
3. William Bao Bean, General Partner at SOSV, Managing Director of MOX – the Mobile Only Accelerator and Chinaccelerator
William is a General Partner at SOSV – The Accelerator VC – the #2 most active angel and seed stage investor in the world 2019 with US$700m under management. At SOSV he is the Managing Director of Chinaccelerator the first accelerator to launch in Asia and the only accelerator in Asia to have a unicorn come through its program – Bitmex the #1 crypto exchange in the world by trading volume enabling anyone with a smartphone to access financial products and opening up investment to the unbanked.
19:00 – 19:10 Introduction to SOSV and MOX by William Bao Bean
19:10 – 19:50 VC panel discussion
19:50 – 20:00 Q & A
20:00 – 21:00 Networking
NOTE FOR OFFLINE ATTENDEES
Please wear a mask when entering the venue. We will conduct temperature test, alcohol spray and TOCC form filling at the entrance, kindly co-operate with the required protocol.
MOX Global Happy Hour
MOX Global Happy Hour is a series of public events for the global tech community. Speakers are local thought leaders and international experts from SOSV MOX’s network of over 360 mentors including venture capitalists, serial entrepreneurs and industry leaders. We also have free beer and food from Redpoint Brewing Company and the legendary Churchill’s Sausages. Come for the drinks, stay for the conversations.