Shane ChessonPartner at Openspace Ventures
Shane is Founder and Partner of Openspace Ventures (formerly NSI Ventures), a Singapore-headquartered VC focused on Series A and B investments in Southeast Asia-based technology companies. Openspace currently manages 2 funds with total committed capital of US$225M. Selected Openspace investments overseen by Shane include Go-Jek, CXA, Topica, HaloDoc, Whispir, Oway, Tradegecko, Sorabel, Validus, Tanihub and Pathao. Shane was previously Managing Director and Co-Head Technology Investment Banking, of Citigroup Asia-Pacific.
Shane has an MBA with distinction from INSEAD Singapore where he was a recipient of the IAA Asian Campus scholarship.