Jeff Lin

Principal, Singapore

Jeff Lin has over 15 years of experience in telecom and technology, management consulting, as well as VC investment. Prior to joining iGlobe in 2014, Jeff was with Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, working on strategy consulting projects with the Myanmar government and MNC clients in Southeast Asia.

Between 2006 and 2011 Jeff was with Huawei Technologies. His last position at Huawei was the Singapore country head for enterprise business unit. In that role he built Huawei's enterprise business team in Singapore from scratch. Before that, he was a deputy country representative for Huawei's Telecom Business in Singapore and deeply involved in the Singapore Next Generation National Broadband Network (NGNGN) project.

Jeff started his career in 1998 as a product-marketing manager and Value Based Marketing owner at Nokia China Investment Co., Ltd. He subsequently spent three years in the business development division of Hutchison Telecom HK Ltd.

Entrepreneurship is about courage, execution and perseverance. What sets entrepreneurs apart from the 9-to-5 crowd is the courage and the risk appetite. I appreciate entrepreneurs with the ability to execute and a down-to-earth attitude. I believe those with perseverance will eventually succeed.