InnoBridge was founded in 2016 with the aim of crerating a cross-border platform to leverage synergies between overseas hi-tech start-ups/scale-ups/SMEs looking to facilitate a successful market entry in China and the desire of local governments in China to develop innovation-based economies. Early on InnoBridge formed a strategic partnership with GreenRoot Development, a premier operator of innovation parks in China, and in 2018 InnoBridge became a member of the Greenroot group through a partial acquisition.
Financial Advisory & Investments
InnoBridge’s wholly-owned daughter company BG Capital raises investments for both Chinese and foreign companies in China from Chinese investors. BG Capital also support the application of government grants by companies and individual entrepreneurs. BG Capital can manage the whole process from selection of suitable grants, application, and management of successfully received grants.
For cross-border investments, InnoBridge and BG Capital cooperates in a strategic partnership with Arie Capital (UK & Israel).
Life Science Professional Services
Qijia R&D is a joint venture company established by InnoBridge in partnership with co-founders from Fudan University School of Life Sciences.
Launched in the fall of 2019, Qijia R&D offers a full range of life science professional services, including
Specialized company registration services
CEO & Co-Founder
15+ years overseas experience in China, the US, Japan and the Middle East. Co-founder or early stage team member of 5 startups as well as part of the founding team of several university organizations. Adjunct Associate Professor in Photonics at Zhejiang University lecturing, among other things, entrepreneurship. Advisor to the Open Entrepreneurship Initiative in Denmark, IMD ACE (China) and the Zhejiang Province Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs, as well as Director of Startup Grind Hangzhou. Awarded as a ’Top 30 Foreign Entrepreneurs in China 2019’.
COO & Co-Founder
Co-founder of three companies in China. Proven ability of fundraising from both venture capital and government sources. Deep understanding and experience of government grants and funding opportunities as well as cross border business and China market entry projects. Master degrees from University of Birmingham (UK) and Zhejiang University (China). Licensed Fund Investment Manager.