Johnathan LeeCountry Head (Malaysia), RISE

Johnathan Lee Country Head (Malaysia), RISE People¬†Oriented,¬†Strategic¬†Minded¬†and¬†Result¬†Driven¬†–¬†Johnathan¬†has¬†a¬†diverse¬†experience¬†with¬†20¬†years¬†of¬†business¬†development¬†in¬†various¬†industries¬†ranging¬†from¬†finance,¬†healthcare,¬†education¬†and¬†technology.¬†He¬†holds¬†a¬†Masters¬†in¬†Entrepreneurship¬†and¬†a¬†Bachelor¬†of¬†Commerce¬†from¬†Otago¬†School¬†of¬†Business.In¬†the¬†last¬†10¬†years¬†alone,¬†he¬†has¬†helmed¬†several¬†senior¬†management¬†roles¬†‚Ästfrom¬†helping¬†a¬†top¬†government¬†agency¬†put¬†Malaysia¬†on¬†the¬†startup¬†map¬†globally,¬†to¬†starting¬†his¬†own¬†healthcare¬†startup,¬†to¬†heading¬†business¬†development¬†for¬†one¬†of¬†Malaysia¬†largest¬†public¬†listed¬†tech¬†company,¬†to¬†building¬†and¬†fundraising¬†for¬†an¬†early¬†stage¬†VC¬†firm.Now,¬†Johnathan¬†spends¬†his¬†time¬†advising¬†companies¬†in¬†the¬†areas¬†of¬†innovation,¬†growth¬†and¬†investment.¬†He¬†strongly¬†believes¬†that¬†a¬†combination¬†of¬†factors¬†including¬†a¬†strong¬†team,¬†a¬†good¬†business¬†model¬†and¬†proper¬†execution,¬†along¬†with¬†financial¬†support¬†are¬†vital¬†to¬†grow¬†a¬†successful¬†business.Apart from his commercial acumen, Johnathan is a strong supporter of social innovation to solve the world’s growing environmental and social economic problems. Preferring to work behind the scenes, he has been volunteering and…

Lyle FongEntrepreneur

Lyle Fong Entrepreneur A serial entrepreneur turned investor, Lyle has founded and run multiple tech startups, including Gamers.com, Hobo Labs and Lithium Technologies, a social media software company. Having¬†bootstrapped¬†Lithium¬†since¬†its¬†inception¬†to¬†$10M¬†in¬†ARR,¬†Lyle¬†then¬†raised¬†over¬†$180M¬†in¬†funding¬†from¬†VCs¬†such¬†as¬†Benchmark¬†and¬†Shasta.¬†Lithium¬†made¬†four¬†acquisitions,¬†including¬†Klout,¬†the¬†inventors¬†of¬†the¬†‚ÄúKlout¬†Score‚Ä̬†to¬†measure¬†social¬†media¬†influence.¬†With¬†Lithium¬†growing¬†to¬†more¬†than¬†300¬†employees¬†and¬†generating¬†$100M+¬†in¬†subscription¬†,¬†the¬†company¬†was¬†subsequently¬†acquired¬†by¬†Vista¬†Equity¬†Partners¬†in¬†2017. More recently, Lyle was a Partner at EQT Ventures, a European…

Luis Maximiliano PostigoChief Representative Officer – Fintech Expert & Professor

Luis Maximiliano Postigo Chief Representative Officer – Fintech Expert & Professor Financial Top Executive and Fintech expert with a successful international track record and focus on cross-border deals. Frequent speaker and guest lecture. Community building of fintech & blockchain. Effective…

Wee Meng, ThooPartner and Head of Investments, Digital and Sustainability at Leonie Hill Capital

Wee Meng, Thoo Partner and Head of Investments, Digital Sustainability at Leonie Hill Capital ¬† Wee Meng manages a Single-Family Office backed VC and PE investments under the regulation of Monetary Authority Of Singapore (MAS) focusing in Private Equity and…

Kenneth A. Goodwin Jr.General Managing Partner & Founder at Jeanesis

Kenneth A. Goodwin Jr. General Managing Partner & Founder at Jeanesis ¬† Ken Goodwin advises large multi nationals and mid-level venture capital firms and executives in executing multi-billion (USD) business development and institutional partnerships agreements in Asia, Europe, North American.…