Adrian is a seasoned internet entrepreneur. In the past 10 years he has been involved in cofounding and operating 6 internet ventures covering eCommerce, media, market place and product based businesses in emerging markets China and Indonesia. He founded Convergence Ventures (now merged with Agaeti Venture Capital forming AC Ventures) as a platform to bring together experience, network and capital to help empower entrepreneurs to succeed.
Adrian is a business mentor at several start-up incubators and accelerator programs including Endeavor, Founder Institute, GEPI, Ideabox, Incyte and Sky Star Ventures. He is also a long standing member of Entrepreneurs Organisation. He is also involved in non-profit work. He founded and chairs a UK Charity called CNYTrust which since 2001 has continued to raise funds to support children in rural China continue schooling.
Adrian graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in Economics and was elected a Hawk in recognition of his contributions to University and National level Judo. He obtained his MBA from Stanford while studying in the dual degree MBA & Education MA program. He speaks Mandarin and English fluently and is proficient in Cantonese and basic Bahasa.
Adrian is a sponsored endurance athlete and is the Polar Brand Ambassador for Indonesia. He has completed several marathons in New York, London, Tokyo and Beijing & triathlons including a full Ironman.
In 2020 Convergence Ventures merged with Adrian’s fellow GSB Class Mate’s, Pandu Sjahrir’s fund Agaeti Venture Capital to form AC Ventures.