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Ask A VC Anything! with Finian Tan of Vickers Venture

Ask A VC Anything! with Finian Tan of Vickers Venture

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Ask A VC online show features Q&A with Finian Tan of Vickers Venture Partners

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Ask VC Finian Tan Anything!

Dr. Finian Tan founded Vickers Venture Partners in 2005 with four partners. Vickers is a global venture capital focused on early-stage investments in Asia and beyond. The firm's portfolio covers life sciences, technology, media, and telecommunications as well as consumer and financial services. Before starting Vickers, Finian was a Managing Director at Draper Fisher Jurvetson, acting also as the founding partner of its Asia Pacific Operations. He led the firm's investment into Baidu and remained its largest backer until IPO.Prior to DFJ, Finian was Deputy Secretary of Trade and Industry for the Singapore Government where he oversaw the creation of the billion dollar TIF fund and was subsequently appointed as chairman of the fund. As part of his earlier career path, Finian ran Goldman Sachs Asian trading arm. Finian received his Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Philosophy in Engineering from Cambridge University. He received his B.Sc. in Engineering from the University of Glasgow.

Bio: Rebecca A. Fannin

Rebecca is a journalist, author and media entrepreneur. She is the founder of news and events group Silicon Dragon Ventures and a correspondent at CNBC, writing about technology innovation and international business. Rebecca’s journalistic career has taken her to the world’s leading tech hubs, from Silicon Valley to China to India to many frontiers, including the U.S. Heartland. She was one of the first American journalists to write about China’s entrepreneurial boom, interviewing Jack Ma of Alibaba and Robin Li of Baidu, among others. A regular media commentator and speaker, her articles also have appeared in Harvard Business Review, Forbes, CEO, Worth and Inc. magazine. Rebecca’s three forward-looking books, Silicon Dragon, Startup Asia and Tech Titans of China, are a go-to resource on how a new Silicon Valley is emerging globally.

About Silicon Dragon on Zoom

Silicon Dragon presents its online series. We kicked off the series with Bill Tai, a first investor in Zoom. We regularly feature a VC or Tech Titan in a Q&A session. This series helps startups, strategists and investors connect and provides valuable insights into what makes them tick. Whether you're raising capital, perfecting your business model, scaling up, going for unicorn status, an IPO or M&A deal, or figuring out your Give Back strategy, don't miss this series. Register and join us online.

Our thanks to InvestHK for their series participation and support!

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