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Edgar Chiu

SparkLabs Taipei
Co-founder & Managing Partner
Edgar Chiu is the Managing Partner of SparkLabs Taipei, a Venture Capital focuses on seed-stage investment with accelerator arm to help local entrepreneurs go global. The mentorship-driven program targets startups in IoT (Internet of Things), Artificial Intelligence, VR/AR, mobile, fintech, digital healthcare, cybersecurity, and other verticals.

He was previously the COO of Gogolook, developing partnerships in Japan, Korea, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia for the Whoscall app, a global caller ID service. Gogolook was subsequently acquired by Naver, an internet giant in South Korea, in 2013. Prior to Gogolook, Edgar worked at IBM and HP. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Quantitative Finance from National Tsing Hua University.