An entrepreneur at heart, Evan Foo’s career has taken him from venture investor and start-up founder to M&A advisor to Fortune 500 businesses. Evan began as a budding entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, taking classes at Stanford and interning at Aicent Inc, a telecommunications start-up that was acquired several years later. He returned to Singapore to run a venture capital fund (Spring Seeds Capital) and helped to develop Singapore’s entrepreneurial ecosystem in its earlier days. Following which, Evan co-founded a global wireless speaker business, ARCHT Audio. He grew from product design in Singapore to manufacturing in China and sales in the US and around the world. After exiting the business, Evan pursued his MBA at NYU Stern and got involved with financial markets. He learned the ropes as an investment banker before joining PwC Advisory as an M&A consultant in New York. Evan currently advises Fortune 500 companies and private equity firms on identifying and realizing value creation opportunities through M&A deals, specializing in the Consumer sector. While at NYU Stern, Evan also pursued his interest in impact investing and co-founded NYU’s very first Impact Investment Fund, a student-run fund that invests in early stage for-profit businesses with a social mission.