DIMSUM VENTURES is a new investment fund focused on property technology and how it's used to better our working and living lives. Headquartered in Hong Kong, Dimsum Ventures is helping startups that are engaged in defining the Future of Work through PropTech.
We are actively looking to invest in startups in the PropTech space including Big Data, IoT, Hardware, Future of Work, Coworking, Social Media, SaaS, that are looking to grow or expand their base in the Asia-Pacific region.
Our investment thesis doesn't end with writing a check, we believe in developing an ecosystem in the tradtional and high-tech industries allowing us to help you reach further through our network to some of the biggest companies in the world.
50% of scaling is working with the right partners, at Dimsum Ventures we work to develop sandboxes and labs with pour corporate partners to help get you the footprint you need to launch products faster and more effectively.
We also help corporates in all shapes and sizes get educated on the biggest technologicsal shift to traditional property businesses and workforce infrastructure through inter-office conferences and knowlege exchange seminars.
Gene Soo is a managing partner at Dimsum Ventures. In 2009, Gene cofounded StartupsHK, Hong Kong's pioneer startup community. Gene has previously worked at SanDisk and Accenture over in the US and since 2015 Gene has been the General Manager of Citymapper. Gene received his BS and MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University as well as an MBA from Columbia University.
Pokman has held various investment banking positions with Citigroup, Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and UBS. He has 9+ years' private equity and investment banking experience in corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and debt and equity financings across Asia Pacific region.