Mr. Rick Chong is currently an independent financial consultant working in San Francisco. Over the past 20 years, Rick has been active in the Silicon Valley venture capital business, first as a General Partner of Sycamore Ventures and later as a Director of Pac-Link Ventures. He was formerly CFO of Amber Kinetics, a utility grade energy storage company, and CFO of JL McGregor & Co. LLC, a start-up investment bank focused on investments in China.
Mr. Chong has served as Chairman, President, and Board member of the 1990 Institute and is also a Board member of the World Affairs Council. Rick is a past Chair of the California Asia Business Council, and past Treasurer of the Katherine Delmar Burke School in San Francisco. Rick received both his B.A. and M.B.A. from Stanford University.