K O Chia
Family Office Advisor & Venture Capitalist
Mr Chia brings 40+ years of broad and extensive experience as family office senior executive; seasoned venture capitalist; tech entrepreneur; and corporate executive in the technology and consumer sectors across Asia, Europe and U.S. He was the Deputy CEO of Grace Financial Ltd., a Hong Kong based family office. Previously he was Managing Director/Partner for Walden International, a U.S.-Asia venture capital firm. Currently he serves as Chairman of the Family Office committee and President of the Hong Kong Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (HKVCA). He is also a Member of Advisory Committee, School of Continuing & Professional Studies at Chinese University of Hong Kong; and Advisor to the Entrepreneurship Fund at Hong Kong University of Science & Technology. He holds an MBA from Strathclyde University, Scotland, DipMS from Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland and BEng (Hons) Electronics Engineering from Sheffield University, England. He is also a Fellow of Hong Kong Institute of Directors.