Henry Leong is an experienced business executive with a focus on capital transactions and cross-border joint-venture relationships between the Asia-Pacific region and the U.S. He came to California from Vietnam at age 10 after spending a year in a Malaysian refugee camp. He graduated from University of California Berkeley with a degree in Oriental Languages and entered the securities business, where he began as a financial consultant with First Investors Corporation. For more than a decade he worked in investment banking and private client services successively with major national and international securities firms such as Dreyfus Financial Services, Charles Schwab, Oppenheimer and Morgan Stanley. He has held securities licenses with NASD (now FINRA) including Series 6, 7, 8, 63 and 65.
Mr. Leong subsequently founded Vietbridge Capital Corp. to accelerate economic development in Vietnam. He also serves as the Investment Chairman for Overseas Vietnamese Business Association with the strong support of the Prime Minister of Vietnam, Mr. Nguyen Tan Dung, and the country of Vietnam. Mr. Leong is also authorized as the official Business Consultant by Tianjin Investment Promotion Center and Tianjin Taiwan Compatriot Investment Service Center in China. In addition to serving as President of Vietbridge, Mr. Leong is also a partner in Hong Kong-based hedge fund Rich Mega Inc. Ltd.Rich Mega makes direct investments from relationships established by Vietbridge. Affiliate Viet Capital Corp. is a Nevada-based investment vehicle that was founded and is controlled by Mr. Leong, and is being funded by Rich Mega Inc.
Henry brought his considerable hospitality and cross-border finance experience to SHASHotels where he currently serves as Director of International Finance. For the past 5 years, Mr. Leong has helped US Regional Centers and clients raise over $500 Million via EB-5 (Green Card) programs. He also has been an independent consultant as a marketing specialist for gaming companies including Trump Casino, Majestic Star, Horseshoe, MGM, The Grand Hotram Strip and Harrah's Entertainment. Mr. Leong is fluent in Vietnamese, Cantonese and Mandarin. He resides in Chicago, is married to Thanhchi Nguyen and has three children, Tiffany, Nathan and Brian.
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Sohrab ChamanAra was born in Iran in1947 and graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of London in 1969. After 18 years working as an electrical and instrument contractor in Iran, he emigrated to the United States and joined UOP, the world's largest process technology company. After leaving UOP, he founded CHAMCO in 1994. CHAMCO's core business, among environmental projects, is turning Municipal Solid Waste into electricity ( www.chamco.net ).
ChamanAra’s dream for the future is to create a town in the U.S. and naming it Iran (www.eb5fund.us). He has written eleven books, mostly about Iran. These books can be downloaded for free from his website, www.chamanara.net.
Mr. FU is the Managing Director of Guangdong Online Overseas Consulting Co., Ltd. to build the one-stop exchange platform between overseas organizations and professionals and Chinese overseas service organizations and professionals. Mr. FU has been active in overseas industry in Mainland China for over 10 years: Manager of Dept. Marketing of Visas Consulting Group Ningbo Representative Office. Manager of Dept. Immigrtion Service of Shinyway Education Group Ningbo Branch. Managr of Dept. Documentary of Hangzhou Branch of Austar Group.
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