Dr. Waishun Lo is currently a General Partner of DL Capitals (點亮資本), an angel investment fund focusing on disruptive and exponential technologies. He is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, and an Independent Non-Executive Director of China Fortune Holdings Limited (Code: 110). He has invested in many AI and Blockchain startups in HK, China, and the US.
His expertise and current interests include Fintech, Intellectual Property Commercialization, Business Models Innovation, and Technology Transfer.
His previous experience includes positions with Bell Labs, Cable & Wireless Innovation, Hong Kong Telecom, and S Venture, an early-stage investment company. He had served as a Board of Directors for several listed companies in Hong Kong, as the panel of assessors of SERAP (Small Entrepreneurs Research Assistance Program), and as Director of the Young Entrepreneurs Development Council.
Dr. Lo was a Senior Researcher at Harvard Business School’s (HBS) Asia-Pacific Research Center. He had conducted many consulting projects for institutions and PE funds such as the HK Government (regulatory policy), IFC of World Bank (Investment strategy in China), and Intellectual Ventures (Invention Network) and had advised many startups over the years.
He holds BSc and MPhil from CUHK, a Ph.D. from Brown University, and has executive management training from INSEAD.