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Meet The VCs: Tiang Lim Foo (SeedPlus)

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Meet The VC is The Hub Singapore's exclusive fireside chats series with leading VCs (Venture Capitalists), where they share their tools and insights into the local fundraising scene to get you ready for (more) investment. From seed to growth stage investing, we have got you covered with our monthly Meet The VCs series!

In this session we will sit down with
Tiang Lim Foo, Operating Partner at SeedPlus - a Singapore-­based seed-stage venture firm backed by Jungle Ventures, PwC, Google, Accel Partners and Infocomm Investments.


The talk will be lead by Joachim Vandaele, Impact Hub Singapore's Managing Director. Tiang will share his insights on fundraising in Singapore and SEA, principles behind their investment model, and what SeedPlus typically is looking for in their investments.


Key takeaways from the session include:

1. Understanding what SeedPlus looks for in an investment

2. Learning about this young venture firm has come about, and what makes them different from other firms in Singapore

3. Learning about the seed-stage investment scene in Singapore and Southeast Asia


All tickets purchased include one drink


Agenda:

6:45PM: Registration and networking
7:15PM: Fireside Chat with Tiang (SeedPlus) and Joachim (The Hub)
8:00PM: Q&A
8:20PM: Networking


About Tiang Lim Foo

Tiang currently serves as the Operating Partner at SeedPlus, looking to invest in and partner with seed stage start-up founders to build globally disruptive companies. His latest investment is Mimetic.ai, the team behind Evie - the A.I. powered personal assistant.

Previously, Tiang started and launched the Evernote office in Singapore, where he led market development in Southeast Asia & Australia, and subsequently in key markets including India, Korea and Taiwan. Prior to that Tiang was the VP of Product at MoVend, a SingTel Innov8 funded start-up focused on mobile application development, content distribution and app monetization.

Tiang holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the National University of Singapore (NUS), and a minor in Technopreneurship from NUS & Stanford University.



About Joachim Vandaele

Joachim is the Managing Director of The Hub Singapore, where he oversees the overall strategy, funding, resource allocation, people management and operations.

Joachim has been building businesses for 2 decades in the technology, financial services, family office, and media space. He is a Board Member and the former CEO of Trusted Family, a global business providing technology and advisory solutions for cohesion within Business Owning Families.

Joachim holds a Masters in Commercial and Investment Sciences from HUBrussels; a Masters in Banking and Finance from Ghent University. In 2010 he obtained an MBA from INSEAD.
Wed Apr 19, 2017
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM SGT
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Venue
Impact Hub Singapore @ Prinsep
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Public SOLD OUT $25.00
Early Bird SOLD OUT $22.50
Venue Address
128 Prinsep Street Singapore
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The Hub Singapore
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