Charles

San Francisco, California, US

Startup [ Investor | Co-Founder | Mentor ]
Background

About Charles

▪ 10+ years VC/Angel early-stage investment and Mentorship/Advisory experiences

▪ 20+ years management, engineering and business strategy experiences in private and public companies, from the startup to SP500 developmental, growth and scaling stages

• Panelist: "Boosting Venture Capital"​, Horasis Asia Conference, Bangkok (2016)
• Judge: "Global K-Startup Pitch and Demo"​, Silicon Valley (2016)
• Judge: "Plug and Play Spring 2016 + Startup Camp Expos"​, Silicon Valley (2016)
• Panelist: "Metropole Global Entrepreneurship Funding Forum"​, Los Angeles (2015)
• Judge: "Integrate 2015 Startup Challenge"​, Santa Clara Convention Center (2015)
• Judge: "Plug and Play Spring + Fall 2015 Expos"​, Silicon Valley (2015)
• Mentor: "Alchemist Accelerator Investor Conference"​, San Francisco/Silicon Valley (2014-2015)
• Judge: “F50 Funded! Seasons 1-3 Startup Selection Committee”, San Francisco (2014-2015)
• Speaker: “Asian Growth Opportunities (InfoTech, E&E, Electronics)”, Silicon Valley (2014)
• Mentor: "Propel(x): Deep Technology Cloud Investment Platform (MIT Angels)" (2013-2014)
• Panelist: “Attracting Angel Funds for Early/Mid-Stage Startups”, Startup Venture Summit (2013)
• Panelist: “Seed Finance for Startups”, K&L Gates EDP (2013)
• Panelist: “Seed Round Funding - What Makes Your Venture Fundable”, K&L Gates EDP (2012)
• Slides: “Harvesting Business Opportunities through Global Leverage”, ICT Spring Europe (2012)

Work Experience

Managing Partner

Lumeira Ventures

January 2007 - December 2016