iGlobe Partners, Principal
Mr. Jeff Lin has 19 years of experience in Telecommunications & IT, Sales & Marketing, Management Consulting, as well as Venture Capital investment. He is deeply involved in iGlobe’s various investments in smart cities, fintech and synthetic biology spaces, such as ACSL (TYO.6232), Twist Bioscience (NASDAQ:TWST) and Hoolah, an AfterPay equivalent for Southeast Asia.
Prior to joining iGlobe in 2014, Jeff was with Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, working on strategy consulting projects with the Myanmar government and MNC clients in Southeast Asia. Between 2006 and 2011, Jeff was with Huawei Technologies. His last position at Huawei was the Singapore country director for enterprise business unit. In that role he built Huawei’s enterprise business team in Singapore from scratch. Further before that, he was a deputy country representative for Huawei Singapore and deeply involved in the Singapore Next Generation National Broadband Network (NGNBN) and other projects.
Jeff started his career in 1998 as a product marketing manager and Value Based Marketing owner at Nokia China Investment Co., Ltd. He subsequently worked at the business development division of Hutchison Telecom HK Ltd for three years between 2002 and 2004.
Jeff graduated with Bachelor of Engineering in Communication Engineering from University of Science and Technology of China (1998). He has a Master of Engineering degree from Nanyang Technological University (2002) and a MBA with a focus on corporate finance from INSEAD (2012), he also did an exchange at the Wharton School in 2012.