Associate, VinaCapital Ventures

Ms. Phuong Dinh joined VinaCapital Ventures since May 2022 where she actively involves in deal sourcing and execution. Her scope of works includes but not limit to seeking potential opportunities, building valuation models and reviewing legal documents. She is also supporting portfolio companies on an as-needed basis. Before becoming a member of the VC team, Phuong took positions as an equity analyst and an investment associate at buy-side firms including VinaCapital Group, Endurance Capital and VAM with a strong focus on Vietnam market.


CEO, Innovation Capital Management – ICM

Mr. Nguyen Viet Duc who has over 16 years working experience in fields such as banking, strategies, risk management, finance, investment, insurance, consulting, and legal. There are positions that he used to in charge:

  • Senior Advisory Board Member – World Innovations Forum.
  • Management Board – Startup Vietnam Foundation.
  • CEO – Innovation Capital Management
  • Investment Director of HDbank.
  • Senior Manager – KPMG Vietnam.
  • Deputy CRO – AnBinh bank.
  • CIO – PVI Sun Life Insurance Company Limited.
  • CIO – Bao Viet Life Company.
  • Deputy Advisory Director – Eurocapital Securities Company.

Director, Moc Kien Gia Construction Architecture - Trade Company Limited


Managing Director, Next100 - NextTech

Investment Director – NextTech Group

– Investment in multiple areas: start-ups, real estate & stocks.

– Portfolio management of companies under Nexttech Group.

– Regional Market Expansion via M&A, Partnership.

Managing Director – Next100 Venture Capital

– Managing a $10m early-stage venture capital that focuses on early-stage startups. Ticket size of approx. $500k per start-up.

– Successful investment: TopCV, Coolmate, Ladipage, Schola, Foodhub.


Founder & CEO, iContact
Co-Founder & COO, POCD Corp.

Mr. Le Hong Linh was elected as Vice Chairman of the Independent Members Association of the Vietnam Board of Directors (VNIDA) Term I (2022-2027) on April 28, 2022.

Mr. Linh is the Founder and General Director of iContact Company, and is currently a Member of the Board of Directors of POCD Consulting Joint Stock Company. Mr. Linh has over 16 years of experience in business consulting, communication & marketing consulting, with more than 10 years working in the Consulting Department of RSM Vietnam.

Besides, Mr. Linh is currently a member of the Executive Committee & Director of International Cooperation of the Vietnam Association of Business Administrators (VACD), in addition, Mr. Linh also holds the position of Executive Director of the Club of Directors. Vietnam Finance (CFO Vietnam).


Deputy Director, VCCI Can Tho

Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuong Linh is currently the Deputy Director of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in Can Tho. She has over 20 years of experience in supporting businesses, particularly small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the Mekong Delta region.

Ms. Linh has a profound understanding of the Mekong Delta region, especially the business environment and the development issues of businesses in the area.

She has been a Master Trainer for the International Labour Organization (ILO) since 2004, as well as a Lecturer for Business Edge since 2005. Over the past 20 years, she has collaborated with international organizations in the field of business development, teaching, and advising the business community, gaining deep insights into SMEs in the Mekong Delta.

Ms. Linh has participated in various entrepreneurship development programs, startup support, women’s empowerment, and support for vulnerable individuals in the United States, Japan, New Zealand, Australia, Israel, and other countries. Her passion lies in collaborating and supporting SMEs, particularly startup communities, women, and vulnerable individuals in the Mekong Delta region.


Investor, January Capital

Joshua is an Investor at January Capital and is involved in the sourcing and execution of new opportunities, as well as portfolio management across January Capital’s Southeast Asian and Australian operations.

Prior to joining January Capital, Joshua was a Management Associate in the Strategic Portfolio Group at Singtel where he was involved in strategy, operations and performance turnarounds for key assets of the group. Prior to Singtel, Joshua worked in the Investment Banking Division of Daiwa Capital Markets, focused on mergers and acquisitions across Southeast Asia. Joshua also spent time at Deloitte in the firm’s M&A Transaction Services service line, where he focused on financial due diligence, valuation and modelling.


Investor, Altara Ventures

Mr. Tony Bui leads investment coverage in Vietnam at Altara Ventures, a US$130M technology venture capital firm headquartered in Singapore and investing across Southeast Asia. Altara Ventures is a lead investor in pre-Series A to Series B companies building innovative solutions in the sectors of Consumer, Fintech, Logistics & Mobility, Healthcare, Edtech, and Enterprise Software & Deep Tech. They are the largest and most proven Southeast Asian VC partners with extensive global investment experience and are business builders at their core, including Omni Industries, Zynga, Zuora, Razer, Carro, Twitch, Ninja Van, Tonik, etc.

Before being a venture investor, Mr. Tony Bui had various building and operating experience within the tech industry including AI, blockchain, and software development with VNG, CMC, Vietnam Banks Association, Vietnam State Treasury, and General Department of Vietnam Customs. His products serve government departments and high-profile enterprise clients across banking, financial services, and e-commerce with tens of millions of users. He holds a BSc in Computer Science from the South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences.


Managing Director, Zone Startups Vietnam

A graduate in Marketing from Raffles College of Higher Education and Design from Chatsworth Medi@rt Academy in Singapore, Quynh Vo gained experience working in multinational companies in Singapore before returning to Vietnam and participating in project management at Vietcap Securities Joint Stock Company.

After joining Forbes Vietnam Magazine as Marketing Manager and Strategic Planner, in May 2014, Quynh joined the Economic Department of the Embassy of Israel in Vietnam as the Southern Regional Manager, supporting economic relations, trade and finance between Israel and Vietnam

In April 2018, Quynh joined Zone Startups Vietnam, an Accelerator from Canada, Zone Startups Vietnam as part of the global Zone Startups program with programs in Canada and India.

She currently holds the position of Managing Director at Zone Startups Vietnam.


Deputy Director, Saigon Hi-Tech Park Incubation Center (SHTP-IC)