The C2CAN team and partners possess incredible amounts of experience across diverse sectors within the Chinese and Canadian markets.
This combined experience enables C2CAN to provide Canadian technology companies and other clients with invaluable resources and consulting services.
The C2CAN team is ready to help you and your company successfully scale in China and internationally.
THE C2CAN TEAM
William leads the C2CAN team and works with the founding partners to promote China-Canada collaboration in science and technology innovation. William also works to advise startups, develop investment opportunities and works to connect Canadian companies with the resources necessary to scale and succeed in China.
Weiming manages business operations at C2CAN and is responsible for handling the organization’s relationships with Chinese partners. He works closely with Chinese venture capital firms and partners at major technology parks. Weiming also leads the organization and development of the C2CAN Business Development Trips.
Director of Business Management
Keenan manages the strategic direction and the development of international business at C2CAN. He also works to advise technology startups, contribute to investment decisions and works closely with portfolio companies to connect them to potential partners and investors both in China and Canada.
Director of International Business Development
Curtis is responsible for business development and works to help portfolio companies grow in Canada and China. He focuses on business analysis and researching unique opportunities for Canadian technology companies looking to enter the Asia market. Curtis also works with the C2CAN team to develop partnerships with investors and innovative technology companies.
Business Development Manager
THE ADVISORY Team
Ian is the Executive Director of VentureLabs® and the SFU Business Acceleration & Innovation Networks Office, a co-founder of the Incubate Innovate Network of Canada (I-INC), and CEO of SF Univentures Corporation. Ian is a champion for innovation, entrepreneurship and business incubation in BC and acts as an advisor to C2CAN.
Executive Director of VentureLabs
Mr. Xue Jun is the founding partner of Tsinghua TusStar Venture Capital Management Co. He is also the Secretary-General of the Tsinghua Entrepreneurs Association (TEEC), the Executive Committee of the Asia Branch of the Silicon Valley Asian American High-Tech Association (AAMA), and a member of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Venture Capital Group.
Founding Partner of THG Ventures
Mr. Qiu Jian works with C2CAN to build the bridge between Chinese and Canadian innovation, resources and capital. As the Founder of Homevalley, President of Shanghai Alumni Association of Newhuadu Business School and Mentor for Youth Business International, Mr. Qiu Jian is an expert in developing cross-border collaborations in science and innovation.
Founder & Chairman of Homevally
Jun manages the Department of International Cooperation at the Hanhai International Group Foshan office. Her work with Hanhai to develop international business with Hi-tech zones, investment funds, and companies in Canada, U.S. and China, enables her to add significant value as an advisor to C2CAN.
General Manager of Hanhai (Foshan) International Innovation Center