Rachel Chan has a diverse set of experiences at the intersection of the private, public, and non-profit sectors. She has worked within the Hong Kong government, first as a policy maker, then a marketer in the Hong Kong Trade Development Council and a senior consultant of the Hong Kong Design Centre. She founded InnoFoco in 2007, which is a brand, design, and innovation consultancy focusing on uniting the private, public and non-profit sectors to make a difference in the world.
As a graduate of the University of Hong Kong and a Sloan Fellow of the London Business School, Rachel is passionate about startups as an innovation engine and a driver of economic and social prosperity. She is also the co-founder of Make a Difference, a not for profit programme seeking to inspire and empower the next generation of leaders. Rachel is on the Board of Trustees of the “Rainforest Makers Network”, a global community of people dedicated to building innovation ecosystems around the world and is honored as one of 2014 “Good 100” global citizens who provide creative solutions for living well and doing good.