Staff & Advisors

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Alex Arul AdTech, Startups & CRM

Alex Arul never thought he will be working in a Venture Capital firm one day - he studied network engineering. After graduation he promptly discovered programming was more interesting than working in giant datacenter... Learn More

Gregory Aillaud Legal Officer

Grégory is a blockchain lawyer with a passion for technological development & innovation, with previous experience as Head of Legal at the Blockchain Centre, judge assistant in Tribunal de Grande Instance and M&A Corpor... Learn More

Raja Abdallah ETN Distribution (MENA)

Raja is the founder of Symphony, and all-rounded general business consultancy and financial advisory boutique firm delivering pragmatic and tailor-made solutions to customers in Lebanon, the Middle-East, the GCC and West... Learn More

Bello Abubakar Software Infrastructure

Experienced Founder/Developer with a demonstrated history of working in the tech industry. Highly skilled in a bevy of programming languages, System Architecture, Systems Integration and IT Management. Learn More

Sandiip Bhammer Fintech and Digital Asset Investing

Mr. Sandiip Bhammer serves as the Portfolio Manager of the South-Asia Investment Fund (“SAIF”) at DA Capital LLC. Before DA Capital, Sandiip spearheaded Balyasny Asset Management's (B.A.M.) investment efforts in Sout... Learn More

Marc-Antoine Dumont Institutional Strategies

Marc-Antoine has worked extensively in fundraising activities, including on top level opportunities corresponding to Institutional Investors needs regarding alternative asset classes. Marc-Antoine specializes in Private ... Learn More

Winnie Cheng AI & Machine Learning

Results-driven leader in data science with >$60M in positive business impacts at IBM Watson, JP Morgan and other financial institutions. Winner of "Women in IT Award" in 2018. Hands-on executive that gets things done. E... Learn More

Louisa Eaton Investor Relations

Prior to joining Hatcher, Louisa worked as an Associate at Cambridge Associates in London. In this role she acted as the principal contact for numerous asset managers based in Europe and Asia, connecting them with instit... Learn More

Stephen Fisher Quantitative Strategies

Stephen has twenty five years’ experience as an investment professional with leading investment management groups in the United States, Asia and Australia. Prior to co-founding First Degree in 2011, Stephen was the Hea... Learn More

Guido Glowania Strategic Investments

German HNWI and Introducing Broker based in Hong Kong, Guido Glowania is a financial professional based in Hong Kong. Guido was former a Director for professional trading services with Merrill Lynch in Hong Kong, and a M... Learn More

Terry Hefty Financial Management

Terry was the founding principal of Peak Asset Management, LLC, in 1994. He has been professionally active in portfolio management and financial consulting since 1982, and also has over 25 years of experience in venture ... Learn More

Luke Henningsen Startup Recruitment

Before founding Scale & Swing, my career in executive search spanned more than two decades during which I co-founded, built and successfully exited/sold my interest in a high profile Executive Search firm (SHK Asia Pacif... Learn More

Dan Hoogterp AI & Machine Learning

Founding Partner at Hatcher+. Former SVP/CTO of Bankrate, a leading source of financial information, worldwide. Lead technology and data innovation and operations. Entrepreneur and inventor of high performance database a... Learn More

Theo Hnarakis Enterprise SAAS

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Melbourne IT from 2002 until December 2013. Melbourne IT helps organisations of all sizes to successfully do business online. Our complete portfolio of Internet-based tec... Learn More

Dane Hudson Workplace Solutions

Originally a chemical engineer, Dane also has an MBA from Columbia University in New York, and participated in the Stanford University Executive Program. Early in Dane’s career, prominent Australian businessman Richard... Learn More

Patrick Imbardelli Hospitality Technologies

Patrick is an internationally respected business leader with more than 30 years’ experience in the hotel industry. During his distinguished career, Patrick has worked with companies such as InterContinental Hotels Grou... Learn More

Lee Ting Lai Accounting & Audit

Lee Ting is Office Manager of Hatcher+. She oversees Hatcher's back office and financial administration. She holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Hertfordshire but chose instead to focus on busin... Learn More

Shuji Honjo Entrepreneurial Advocacy

Dr. Shuji Honjo provides business consulting to Japanese and international companies, focusing on new business development, marketing, technology and innovation. He advises large corporations and investors as well as ent... Learn More

Dr. Alexander Kern European Investments

A German citizen living in the Principality of Monaco, with a Ph.D. in Corporate Finance & Innovation Management Science, with the University Aix-Marseille. Dr Kern spent a year at Harvard University, and the National Bu... Learn More

Tony Morgan Legal & Risk Technologies

Tony has twenty-five years’ experience in the creation of investment management businesses in Australia and across the Asia Pacific region. Prior to co-founding First Degree in 2011, Tony was a corporate and securities... Learn More

Wissam Otaky Early-Stage Ecosystems

Prior to joining Hatcher as Group CFO and now Partner, Wissam served as the CFO of MarkaVIP, at the time the Middle East’s top fashion & lifestyle ecommerce business. Wissam previously spent 5 years with Dubai Contract... Learn More

Hussein Rifai Telecommunications

A former Chairman and General Manager of LibanCell in Lebanon, Mr. Rifai has more than 30 years of proven ICT/ telecommunications experience that includes the launch of several successful mobile operators. Mr. Rifai has ... Learn More

Jonathan Schiff Impact Investing

Jonathan Schiff manages a single-family investment firm based in Singapore with portfolio companies in real-estate, hospitality and finance. Also has a few moonshot investments in TMT, healthcare and aerospace. Learn More

Sharaf Sharaf Growth Capital

Sharaf currently works as a Managing Director with Gulf Capital Credit Partners in Dubai. Previously, Sharaf was Executive Director at NBK Capital Partners. Sharaf joined the NBK Capital Partners in 2011 from Investcorp... Learn More

Derek Sharples Aerospace

Mr Sharples has had a life long interest in aviation. He is a Singapore resident and is currently the CEO of Airbus Helicopters Southeast Asia. Previously Mr Sharples was Corporate Secretary and Head of Legal and export ... Learn More

John Sharp Business Process Automation

John is a serial entrepreneur and investor, and the co-founding Partner of Hatcher+, a data-driven, globally-focused venture investment platform based in Singapore. In addition to leading capital raising and deal syndica... Learn More

Aditya Swami Application Development

Aditya is interested in the fields of Fintech and Entrepreneurship. His passion lies in creating amazing products and businesses using his full stack web and business development skills. Aditya has a Bachelor Degree ... Learn More

Taizo Son Future Technologies

Taizo Son is a Japanese businessman. He is CEO of Mistletoe, a company that he founded in 2013, and chairman of mobile gaming company GungHo, which he founded in 2002. The company's market value in 2013 was $10.4 billion... Learn More

Atsushi Taira Venture Ecosystem Builder

Representative Director, Chief Growth Officer, mistletoe Inc. : invest, incubate and grow the startups and venture companies in US, Japan and Asia / India (with Taizo Son, a brother of Masa Son) = SoftBank Group(12yea... Learn More

Irene Umar Games & Social Impact Business

In 2016, Irene Umar, the former President Director of President University, founded Discovery Nusantara Capital with Felix Zhang. DNC is a venture fund for internet start-ups in Indonesia and Southeast Asia. Its initial ... Learn More

Dato Rayson Wong Blockchain

Founder & Board of Director for AlphaCap Berhad, Arris Venture Sdn Bhd, Mediasoft Entertainment Sdn Bhd and Havson Group Berhad. Rayson Wong graduate with B.A (Hons) in Business Administratn from University Of Wolver... Learn More

Trina Yeung Family Office Strategies

Trina has almost two decades’ experience as an investor with a strong interest in technology, commodities and social impact investing. Trina has completed more than $1bn of transactions and managed capital for a range ... Learn More