Mr. Richard Tao serves as the Chairman of New Heritage Investments Limited, a Family Office based in Hong Kong which has interests in real estate funds in the UK, USA, Hong Kong and Indonesia, cornerstone investment in a HK listed pharmaceutical company, VC funds with co-investments and direct investment in IoT business. He is also currently the Chairman and co-founder of the Hong Kong Macau and Myanmar Chamber of Commerce & Industry since 2015.
Mr. Tao served as Vice Chairman of former Hong Kong Stock Exchange main board listed New Heritage Holdings Ltd. (HKEx 0095) until June 05, 2014 and served as its Executive Director since December 23, 2004. He has been a Director of New Heritage Development Limited (formerly NH Development), NH Investments and SGVDM since 2000, 2001 and 2004 respectively. He served as a Non-Executive Director to Japan Opportunities Fund II (also called as Japan Opportunities Fund II Limited) from November 28, 2006 to September 30, 2009. Mr. Tao has a Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) from the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne and two Masters Degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.