Joseph Fung is the Managing Partner of Saltagen Ventures: an incubator, an accelerator and an institutional venture capital fund with offices in Hong Kong and Vancouver. Saltagen collaborates with the Canadian government and venture institutions to connect Asian and Canadian technology ecosystems in both public and private sectors.
Based in Hong Kong, Joseph manages and operates a portfolio of USD 400MM+ focusing on education, media, finance, property development, agricultural technology and clean technology. He currently serves on various boards. Most notably, he is the Special Advisor of Hong Kong (ABLAC) for the Asia Pacific Foundation, a Canadian think tank that directly advises Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Joseph is also the faculty advisor of the University of British Columbia, along with being a committee board member of China’s Maritime Silk Road trade initiative.
Prior to leading Saltagen Ventures, Joseph served at Citigroup Alternative Investments and at Morgan Stanley in the buy-side divisions. Thereafter, he drove the expansion of Hong Kong’s largest quad-play media company, PCCW Media, in developing their overseas content acquisition and broadcasting departments. Joseph is an alumnus of St. George’s School and Cornell University.