Vietnam Country Partner
As the Country Partner for Vietnam at TNB Aura, Viet covers the Vietnam market through on-the-ground due diligence and deal sourcing via TNB Aura’s top-down thesis. Viet also supports other value adding activities for our portfolio companies as well as within the startup ecosystem. Viet leads TNBA VN Scout’s initiatives, a dedicated investment vehicle founded by TNB Aura with a mandate for early-stage investments across Vietnam, where he assists with early access to high quality deal flow in Vietnam.
In addition to his role at TNB Aura, Viet also serves as the CEO of Leadvisor Sanei Hospitality Holdings (LS Holdings), a joint-venture between Leadvisors Capital Management and Sanei Kenchiku Sekkei.
Viet has over 10 years of experiences in finance and investment industry, working as the M&A Analyst at Morgan Stanley (USA), Investment Director at Ecopark Township (Vietnam), and advising global funds and corporations to invest into Vietnam. Prior to joining LS Holdings, Viet served as the CEO of BioSpring, a biotechnology company.
Viet holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, an M.S. in Industrial Engineering and a B.A. in Economics from Stanford University.
Which famous person do you have the most chemistry with?
Ben Horowitz, who wrote "The Hard Thing About Hard Things".
What is the most uncommon thing you own?
11 kindergartens since 2013.
Outside of the office, what do you have heart for?
I’ve been a strong supporter of social impact, non-profit organizations since my college days time (VietAbroader, SEALNet, etc.).