Chin Chao is a Senior Business Advisor for Qualgro. He has over 20 years of experience in venture capital and venture debt having worked with emerging growth businesses in Silicon Valley, China and Southeast Asia.
Chin was most recently the CEO/first-employee of Innoven Capital, Southeast Asia, a venture debt provider to high-growth companies and grew Innoven to be the leading venture debt provider in the region. Chin was previously a Managing Director of venture capital firm Venture TDF (both in Singapore and in China), where he made investments into companies such as AAC Acoustics, Alibaba.com and Baidu. He also co-founded the TechFinancing Centre, a joint-venture dedicated to providing innovative venture debt solutions to growth-oriented companies in Asia.