Former Global Head of Innovation and Strategic Investment in HSBC. Frank has had a long and distinguished career as a technologist and entrepreneur. Prior to joining the bank, Frank was CEO of the Applied Science and Tech Research Institute (ASTRI) in Hong Kong, and set out the Fintech strategy for Hong Kong Government. Frank has started, scaled, and exited his own companies, mentored many others, and held senior roles in IBM Research, TDK, and HiSense.
Andy is former Co-CEO of Orient Overseas Container Lines (OOCL), a business which his family exited in 2018. He has extensive operating experience in international transportation, and has been engaged in the trade and logistics sectors for many years. Andy also serves on the boards of Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Limited, Cathay Pacific Airways, and Orient Overseas International Limited in Hong Kong.
Former Tech Policy Advisor in the UK Government. Philea is very familiar with the tech ecosystem and investment landscape in UK and Europe, as well as policies and regulations relating to Open Banking, Data Protection, the Internet and Digital Economy. Philea is well connected with stakeholders in the tech sector, including universities, VCs, and public sector bodies, and is uniquely positioned to bridge between East and West.