Mr. Duncan Chiu

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    After almost 20 years of investment and M&A experience in the Greater China region, and after several exits in the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchange, Duncan founded Radiant Venture Capital in 2014 together with Dr. Gordon Yen to focus in early stage investments into tech startups.  In less than two years, Radiant has already invested into more than 20 startup companies in Israel, US, China and Hong Kong.  Duncan has participated and spoke at numerous tech forum and conferences to promote startup culture in Hong Kong and also help young entrepreneurs with business plan workshops and mentorship.

    Duncan is very active in community services and served as Chairman of Hong Kong Software Industry Association (HKSiA) from 2008 to 2014; Member of HKTDC China Trade Advisory Committee from 2010 to 2014; Member of HKTDC Information & Communications Technology (ICT) Services Advisory Committee from 2006 to 2010; Advisory Committee Member of Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong from 2006 to 2011; External Member of Industrial Liaison Committee, Faculty of Science and Engineering, City University of Hong Kong from 2005-2008.

    He is currently the President of Hong Kong Information Technology Joint Council (HKITJC), Chairman of Cyberport Investors Network (CIN) Steering Group, Group 30 Vice-Chairman (Creative Industries) of Federation of Hong Kong Industries, Vice Chairman of Internet Professional Association, Vice Chairman of Hong Kong Crowd Funding Association of Professionals, Secretary General of Asian Squash Federation, Member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference – Shanghai Committee, 10th and 11th Committee Member of All-China Youth Federation, Vice Chairman of Henan Provincial Youth Federation, Director of Council for the Promotion of Guangdong-Hongkong-Macao Cooperation Information Technology Committee, Associate Member of Hong Kong Government’s Central Policy Unit, Member of Advisory Committee of the Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (2012 to 2017), Member of Intellectual Property Assessment Committee of The HK Polytechnic University (2013 to 2015), Vetting Panel Member for Hong Kong Baptist University’s Technopreneurship Start-up Support Scheme for Universities (TSSSU) (2014-2015) and Director of three Ju Ching Chu Secondary Schools (Kwai Chung, Yuen Long and Tuen Mun).  Mr. Chiu holds a BA degree in Business Administration from Pepperdine University, USA.