Speaker

Henry L. Ines Executive Director,Global Chamber San Francisco

Henry Ines is a global executive and trusted advisor with 20+ years of investment, business development, corporate finance, management consultancy & cross border experiences. Henry currently serves as the Executive Director of Global Chamber San Francisco, a member organization focused on helping leaders, executives and companies with cross border trade, investment and global expansion initiatives. Additionally, Henry is also a venture partner at DraperDragon Fund, a US-China venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley; serves as an advisor to multiple SF Bay area-based technology startups; and is a mentor at Google's Launchpad Accelerator and StartupIndia. He is also a lecturer at Nanyang Technopreneurship Centre (NTC) - Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Prior to DraperDragon, Henry was a partner at DFJ Dragon Fund and DragonVenture, focusing on US-China and Southeast Asian early stage investment opportunities and advisory initiatives. Henry began his career a management consultant to Fortune 500 companies and later focused on providing middle market investment banking, corporate finance and cross border advisory services. Mr. Ines holds a BS in Finance from Pennsylvania State University in University Park, PA and an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of Business in Durham, NC.