Incubation Team Selection Committee Members and Mentors

Incubation Team Selection Committee Members and Mentors2022-04-07T12:52:10+08:00

Mr. Hokei CHAU (Danny)

Experienced Management Executive and Entrepreneur

Mr. Danny CHAU is currently the director and co-founder of several companies such as GoldChess Asia Consulting Limited and Hua Chuang Sino-Luso Industry Development Company Limited. Danny is also the chairman of Macau Marketing Institute and the vice-chairman of the Alumni Association of University of Macau. In recent years, he has participated in consulting services for industry-academia development and innovation and entrepreneurship with GOLDCAP AVIAN HOLDINGS LIMITED. Danny obtained the Stanford Certified Project Manager designation from Stanford University in the United States, and the Executive Master Degree in Advanced Management of HEC-Liège Management School of Liège Université. Danny was successfully elected as a Fellow of CIM, the Chartered Institute of Marketing, and a Fellow of the LIBF, London Institute of Banking and Finance, making him the first Macau resident to be awarded as a Fellowship by these two British societies. In 2021, he was awarded as the Outstanding Young Entrepreneur Award of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Entrepreneurs Union.

Mr. Kailiang SHI

Chairman, Guangdong Wiser Holding Group Co., Ltd.

Since 2005, Mr. Kailiang SHI has successively served as the innovation and entrepreneurship mentor and innovation and entrepreneurship project evaluation expert of the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Guangdong Provincial Department of Education, the Guangzhou Municipal Human Resources and Social Security Bureau and other government departments. Mr. Shi also works as an entrepreneurial mentor of numbers of national, provincial and municipal maker spaces, innovation and entrepreneurship bases, technology business incubators and innovation and entrepreneurship associations and other institutions. For many years, he has served as a project evaluation expert for various entrepreneurship and innovation competitions held by the government, universities and innovation and entrepreneurship institutions.

Mr. Takfat CHEANG (Brian)

Partner and Lawyer, Vong Hinfai Lawyers & Private Notary

Mr. Brian Cheang graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Pontifical Catholic University of Portugal in 2011 and completed the Master of Law in Portuguese at the Faculty of Law of the University of Macau in 2015. Brian has been registered as a lawyer in Macau since 2014 and he has many years of work experience in legal affairs, also serves as a Chinese-Portuguese legal translator for various government departments in Macau. Since 2018, he has also taught bachelor’s degree courses in “Macau Business Law” in Macau tertiary institutions. Brian is currently the partner and lawyer in the firm of “VONG HIN FAI Law Firm & Private Notary “.

Ms. Lingyun GAO (Zoe)

Executive Director, HKUST Blue Bay Incubator

Ms. Zoe GAO, Master degree holder of CUHK, is the head of HKUST One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition (Shenzhen), and the Executive Director of HKUST Blue Bay Incubator. In Shenzhen, she has mainly involved with entrepreneurial incubation business of HKUST and industrial docking, and led the establishment of an Innovation and Entrepreneurship System for HKUST. She has led the operation of HKUST One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition (Shenzhen) since 2016. In the past few years, she has reach over 500 projects for the competition, which has facilitated many investment and collaboration between the projects and industry. Moreover, Zoe is experienced in instructing start-up team, business incubation and competition adjudication. She has also involved with more than 20 competition events, including event organization, competition adjudication, entrepreneurial training camps, workshops and other activities.

Mr. Guang ZHANG

Head Coach, the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Center of Tsinghua University Graduate School at Shenzhen

Mr. Guang ZHANG is graduated from Tsinghua University with a Ph.D in 2002. Since 2004, he has been engaged in the discipline coordination in Life Science and Management System of Tsinghua University Graduate School at Shenzhen. From 2013, Mr. Zhang has mainly focus on the research, education and counseling related to Innovation and Entrepreneurship. He also involved with start-up project incubation. The student entrepreneurship projects he has mentored and incubated have won various awards in national, provincial and municipal entrepreneurship competitions for many times, and over 40 of those projects have received start-up investment.

Mr. Kun WANG

Associate director, Corporate Business Department of Zhuhai Da Heng Qin Company Limited

Mr. Kun WANG is a core member of the management team of Hengqin-Macao Youth Entrepreneurship Valley, a national Technology Incubator, and has won the Outstanding Contribution Award awarded by Zhuhai Incubation Industry Association. Mr. Wang is one of the first batch of ’China National 10,000 Mentors in Innovation and Entrepreneurship’. He is also an expert in adjudication and training for various organizations and competitions, including Guangdong Entrepreneurship and Innovation Model Base, Guangdong ‘Internet +’ Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition (intermediary stage),  “Creative Youth” GBA Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, etc. As of 2022, Mr. Wang has mentored for more than 300 entrepreneurship projects, and those projects have won various championships in different competitions.