Our team of experienced executives addresses significant APAC community challenges, by accelerating the regional expansion of technology companies with relevant commercial solutions leveraging our extensive partner network in the region.
Chairman and Co-Founder
Pat has nearly 30 years experience in technology commercialisation and international business development in the telecommunications, software, energy, education, professional services and impact technology sectors. He has founded three companies, been an angel investor in three and held global responsibilities for sales, marketing, partnering and strategy. He has held Board and advisory Board roles, provided funding or commercialisation support to more than 700 early stage companies and is a published author on venture capital and angel investing.
Director and Co-Founder
Vikas has more than 20 years experience in the ICT and energy space in the APAC region. He has founded two companies prior to ITV in the SaaS and Network infrastructure space. He currently holds the position of Chief Information Officer for a Chinese Energy major operating in the clean and renewable energy space. Vikas has held management and operations responsibility for businesses in Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, China, India and The Philippines. Vikas holds an MBA from the AGSM Australian School of Business, UNSW.
John Y. Lo is a California and Hong Kong qualified lawyer in private practice, currently a partner at Nixon Peabody CWL. In addition to practicing law, John has been an active angel investor since the late 1990s, advisor and mentor to many startups. He is the principal editor and author of the soon-to-be published book Angel Financing in Asia Pacific – a Guidebook for Investors and Entrepreneurs(Emerald, 2016). John is also a Director of AAMA-Pearl River Delta chapter (http://www.aamaprd.com/), and Honorary Legal Counsel of the Hong Kong Business Angel Network (http://www.hkban.org/). He has extensively lectured on startup and angel financing topics at such venues as Startup HK, HKUST, the Hong Kong Science Park, the Hong Kong Cyberport, Hong Kong Polytechnic University. John holds JD and MBA degrees from the University of California, Berkeley.