Ian is looking for opportunities to capitalise on startups in 2B platforms, vertical SaaS, and supply chain to leverage on China's various dominance in industries. Ian was previously a partner of Matrix Partners a global ventures firm with offices in Boston, Palo Alto, Beijing, Shanghai, and Mumbai. He was in heavily involved in consumer internet and transaction platforms. Prior to that he was a partner with Kleiner, Perkins Caufield and Byers (KPCB) based in Shanghai and a partner in TDF. Additionally Ian has served in Boards for Zhaogang.com, IN, Cgen Media, Madhouse.cn, A8.com and numerous technology companies in China. Ian has spent 4 years in Lycos Asia, a search engine and web portal as a corporate development and business development role.