Management

Nicolas Lin | CEO

Nicolas brings a decade of corporate finance acumen, specializing in U.S. transactions and often representing Asian clientele. His board experiences span from companies like Moxian, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOXC), Flewber Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLYF) and St James Gold Corp. (TSX-V: LORD; OTCQB: LRDJF), underscoring his expertise in guiding both U.S. and Canadian markets.

Suresh R. Iyer

Suresh R. Iyer was appointed as our Chief Financial Officer on May 16, 2024. He is an accomplished senior finance professional with over 25 years of international experience in both public and private sectors. As Managing Partner of SRI Associates and a founding member of Ledger Folios, he specializes in US GAAP, IFRS, SEC Reporting, financial planning, IPO/Transaction Readiness, and SPAC/de-SPAC transactions and has assisted clients in reducing operating cost through Offshore Consulting, improve their financial and operational procedures and controls, preparing for a planned IPO, and performing a risk assessment, and reviewing various SEC reporting forms. He holds both CPA and ACA credentials and has extensive knowledge and exposure to the Fintech and Start-up industry. Previously, he was an Audit Manager at BDO USA LLP from January 2017 to June 2021, leading audits for major investment firms and helped in developing BDO’s captive service center in India. From May 2015 to September 2016, he served as a Sr. Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, managing financial statement audits. As Corporate Controller at Flex Films USA Inc. from July 2011 to April 2015, he formulated internal controls policies and implemented financial strategies. Earlier in his career, he worked at Iyer Associates from November 2009 to July 2011 and Deloitte & Touché LLP from September 2005 to March 2009, focusing on audit, business development, and financial due diligence.

Siu Hang (Henry) Wong

Siu Hang (Henry) Wong has been our Chief Operating Officer since June 1, 2024. He is a financing and strategic professional with more than 10 years extensive experience in capital markets. Since 2020, he has been working as a stock broker and investment advisor, with a specialty in financing, deal structuring, and executing cross-border transactions. His deep market insights and strategic leadership have established him as a key figure in investment banking and stock brokerage. Mr. Wong has a successful track record of managing significant listings and transactions for public companies, including Banxa Holdings Inc., Little Fish Acquisition I Corp, and Aurum Lake Mining Corporation, etc. His clientele comprises ultra-high net worth individuals, institutional investors, management teams, and major industry players. Beyond his transactional work, Mr. Wong has been instrumental in several M&A financings. His roles have spanned operations, media, and marketing, notably as an organizer at the Global Chinese Financial Forum and as an account executive at NAI Interactive Ltd. since 2015. He has consistently achieved defined sales targets and driven market expansion through the formulation and execution of comprehensive business plans. Mr. Wong graduated from Simon Fraser University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Business Administration Finance degree.

David Chi Ching Ho

David Chi Ching Ho has been our Chief Strategy Officer since June 2024. He is a corporate strategy professional with more than 25 years of business experience with a proven track record of driving growth and expansion through strategic planning, mergers & acquisitions, and joint-venture partnerships. Since July 2020, Mr. Ho has been the strategic advisor to the Hoovest Group, advising the group on its investments, as well as its corporate strategy and strategic alliances. From September 2018 to April 2020, Mr. Ho was an assistant to the Chairman, and corporate development leader of Lai Sun Development (HKEX: 0488), where he facilitated and supported the Group’s direct investments, acquisitions, and joint venture partnerships. From January 2014 to August 2018, Mr. Ho was a co-founder and executive director at Pergill Internationally Holdings Inc., where he engaged in M&A advisory, corporate strategy, business development, joint venture partnerships, and strategic alliances, and successfully completed the acquisition of assets with a total transaction value of US$280 Million. From June 2009 to May 2017, Mr. Ho was the co-founder and executive director of ChinaLive WTM, where he integrated marketing agency servicing multinational well-known clients including Absolute Vodak, Pernod Ricard and Chivas Regal. From 2010 to 2014, he was also a Greater China business advisor at Reliance Media &Entertainment (Mumbai and Los Angeles) and represented Reliance to monetize their digital content and IP rights in the Greater China region. In the past 10 years start from 2000 to 2010, he was involved as co-founder and executive roles in several companies including BigCafe Holdings Ltd., Temple Saigon and V Private Clubs and DNA-e. Mr. Ho received his Bachelor of Arts degree from University of British Columbia in 1993, he is also fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.