Dave Lim

Dave Lim

Dave Lim

Dave Lim is a polymath, provocateur, pioneer and possibilist Dave Lim delights in designing, launching and growing new ventures with people. Dave has worked on all sides of entrepreneurial fence, as a venture capitalist and entrepreneur in the Pacific Rim and Silicon Valley. Since 1996, has been founder of Coca-Cola Innovation X, a tech VC in $1bil APAC fund that in 1999 had invested in a small startup called Alibaba.com, a design thinker and innovator, central banker and global fund manager of $100bil. He is currently founding curator of the inaugural Campus Party in Asia. Outside work, Dave is a TEDx Ambassador and founder of TEDx Singapore, growing this into >250,000 multi-disciplinary community today.  He has studied at Singularity U, Stanford, Berkeley, UNSW and UBC. Dave’s favourite quote and challenge to you is “Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.