Douglas is an investor and serial entrepreneur (for real). He co-founded several internet businesses, including the extremely successful, which Baidu acquired a major stake (306mi USD) in 2011. The company has been listed in Nasdaq (QUNR) and remains as one of the main “go-to-websites” for travelers in China.

Douglas began his professional career in an advertising agency named Ogilvy & Mather, in Malaysia. His career took him to Indonesia, Beijing (where her run the MindShare) and Hong Kong, where he run the whole digital arm of Mindshare across Asia Pacific.

Besides, he co-founded several internet companies, the first being, a sports portal, which was sold to Lee Ka-Shing controlled in 2000.

As a fun note, it’s said that he currently spends most of his time travelling, piloting planes, racing classical cars and photography.

He is also investing his time to mentor start-ups and starting new initiatives that aim to support the local startup ecosystem.