Investment Director, Smart Capital
Graduated from Queensland University of Technology with major in Banking and Finance, Oliver has spent some 15 years of his career working in the financial industry across banks, securities brokerages and consulting firms in Brisbane, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Ho Chi Minh City and Taipei. A CFA Charterholder since 2011, Oliver specializes in asset valuation, financial modeling and project management. Since leaving Yuanta Securities in 2019, Oliver has ventured into the startup investment industry, with his current role as Investment Director at Smart Capital, serving as a fund manager, industry analyst and startup consultant.
Experiences: Investment Director @ Smart Money, Project Manager @ Yuanta Securities, Team Leader, FX Sales and Trading @ Entie Bank, Team Leader, Commodity Trading @ China Guanfa Bank, Sales Analyst @ Morgan Stanley (Hong Kong) and Project Analyst @ Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Established in September 2017, Smart Capital is an angel investors’ club in Taiwan. Through our diversified portfolio of investments and investment training courses, we help angel investors unlock potential investment return while lowering risks. The Smart Capital Accelerator, our startup accelerator program, supports early-stage startups by providing them with resources and helping them build relationships. With more than 300 angel investors as members, Smart Capital has an investment portfolio of nearly 40 startups. Our members include business executives, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and investors alike from major cities such as Taipei, Taichung, Kaohsiung, and Tainan.