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Rocky Chan


Rocky became the partner of Diamond Tech Ventures in 2017, focusing on the region of the Greater China Bay Area (Canton-Hong Kong-Macau regions) and Silicon Valley. Rocky leads investments on AI/Machine learning, chatbot, blockchain, etc. Prior to that, Rocky is the partner of Mind Fund, a VC fund based in Hong Kong but invest globally for 3 years. Rocky has built an extensive network of incubators, accelerators, VC funds, CVC and corporates. Recent successful exit includes the acquisition of Flipagram by China’s Toutiao. Fano Labs (which received the pre-A round funding from Mr. Li Ka-Shing’s Horizon Ventures in October 2017), Pingpad (which originated from the circle of Paypal Mafia) and Foxsy are some of the recent investments with very promising and quick exit potential.

In 2014-2015, Rocky was the head of Baidu Family Office, reporting to Baidu CEO Robin Li and Melissa Ma on a daily basic. Rocky was credited with many high profiled successful investment deals with startups, VC, PE funds and hedge funds. Some of his other key responsibilities were private jet legal issues, top universities’ philanthropy work and negotiation with Baidu’s board of directors. Rocky is the board member of the Chinese Software Professional Association in Silicon Valley, the executive member of Beijing ECI Awards and the founding president of Macau AI and Blockchain Institute. Rocky has great working experience in Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch and KPMG. Rocky has a Master’s degrees and BBA from The University of Texas at Austin.

陈子敬 (Rocky Chan) 于2017年加入Diamond Tech Ventures, 成为合伙人,专注与中国粤港澳大湾区和美国硅谷投资业务的发展,投资领域集主要包括人工智能,机械深度学习,财务科技,区快链等,之前,Rocky是Mind Fund 思维风险基金合伙人, 总部位于香港但投资于全球,与6个世界顶级的高科技孵化器和加速器有深度合作关系,最新的成功退出投资案例包括 Flipagram (被中国的今日头条公司收购), 在今年2017年投资的13家初创企业中,最瞩目的明日之星包括Fano Labs (在2017年10月份,获得香港李嘉诚的维港风投基金的Pre-A轮投资), Foxsy 和PingPad (是来自于美国Paypal Mafia 强大地人脉圈)。

Rocky是前百度家族办公室的主管和投资总监,直接向百度CEO李彦宏和马东敏汇报,成功投资了众多的startups, VC, PE, 对冲基金等项目,在数十亿级别投资的管理上,在私人飞机的国际法律架构上,在与百度董事局协商能力上,表现出色。 Rocky是位于硅谷的中国软件专业协会(CSPA)的董事局成员,是北京ECI Awards 北美的专家委员会执行委员,也是澳门人工智能与区块链学会的会长,Rocky曾在Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch 和KPMG等知名机构,对高科技投资领域上,有深厚的理解,Rocky毕业于美国德州奥斯丁州立大学,目前定居于美国硅谷,经常为基金的业务往来于中国, 香港及澳门等地。