Partner - Expara Ventures III (Thailand)
Prior to joining Expara, Pote has spent six years as an entrepreneur in Thailand, founding and investing in multiple companies across different sectors including real-estate, entertainment, engineering and agriculture. Professionally, he also has experience in financial services industry, specializing in Risk Management, and has previously work for an agency under Thailand Ministry of Commerce tasked with building the kingdom’s first commodity futures exchanges.
Pote is a partner in N-Vest Venture, a private angel fund in Thailand and a partner in i4 Accelerator, the first VC-backed accelerator in Thailand which is actively incubating portfolio of companies from early-staged idea to become successful ventures. He also has been actively mentoring business competition teams from Sasin Business School for three years.
He earned a Bachelor of Applied Finance and a Bachelor of Commerce with concentration in Econometric and Actuarial Science from Macquarie University, Sydney. He also earned an MBA from Sasin Business School of Chulalongkorn.