5th FC Global Business Series shed insights on China and ASEAN’s Venture Capital Markets

Launched in November 2007, Business China (www.businesschina.org.sg)’s vision is to harness the support of the public sector and private enterprises to strengthen the ties between Singapore and China, so as to sustain and grow the global connectivity of Singapore.


Business China was pleased to partner with the Singapore Economic Development Board once again to co-organise the 5th FC Global Business Series held on 25 August 2020. Titled “Accelerate China-ASEAN Venture Capital Investment and Start-Up Innovation beyond COVID-19”, the webinar featured esteemed speakers which include Mr Chng Kai Fong, Managing Director of Singapore Economic Development Board, Mr Chua Kee Lock, CEO of Vertex Holdings, Ms Aileen Lai, CEO & Founder of HealthBeats™, Mr Terence Tan, Managing Partner of IPV Capital and Mr Lawrence Wu, President & Executive Director of Sunseap Group Pte Ltd. The moderator of the session was Mr Keoy Soo Earn, Regional Managing Partner, Financial Advisory of Deloitte Southeast Asia.


The panel comprising of venture capital firms (VC) from Singapore and China as well as early stage and mature stage of start-ups helps to bring different perspectives to the discussion. The webinar gained the strong support of various organisations such as Action Community for Entrepreneurship, Singapore Venture Capital & Equity Association TiE Singapore and NTUitive, together with Bank of China, Oversea-China Banking Corporation and Temasek as the special partners for the event.


The session was well-received with 380 attendees joining the webinar.


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