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SuperReturn Emerging Markets
24-26 June, 2024
Hotel OkuraAmsterdam

Helen Wong
Managing Partner at AC Ventures


Helen Wong is a Managing Partner at AC Ventures (ACV), an early-stage, Indonesia- focused technology venture capital fund. ACV manages five funds with an AUM of over US$500M and a portfolio of more than 120 businesses invested in the past eight years. The firm has led investments into Stockbit, Xendit, Shipper, Carsome and more.

Forbes magazine ranked her among China’s “Top 25 female VCs” and “Top 100 investors”. Forbes also ranked her as one of three Singaporeans among the Top “50 over 50” in Asia Pacific in 2024. Helen is a venture capitalist with a strong track record (over 20 years of experience), as she was part of the founding team at GGV Capital, and served as a Partner at Qiming Ventures.

Helen started her career in Silicon Valley/US, then moved to China, and now covers Southeast Asia. She led investments in Akulaku, (a fintech unicorn) and Simplus in SE Asia, and has served the boards of high-profile Chinese internet companies. She has had 10 exits (7 IPOs and 3 M&As) among her portfolio companies including Tudou and QuantaSing on NASDAQ, Buchang on the Shanghai stock exchange, and Mobike (acquired by Meituan).

Helen graduated with a B.A. degree from Oxford University and a M.B.A. from INSEAD. She also has an E.M.B.A. degree from Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business in China. She is a Kauffman Fellow, and also participated in the China European International Business School (“CEIBS”) venture capital program.

Agenda Sessions

  • Spotlight on Southeast Asia