Pho currently serves Chief Executive Officer at VCAM. He directly leads Private Equity investments as well as overseeing expansion strategy of the retail investment platform at VCAM.
Joining VCAM in 2017, Pho brought with him over a decade of experience in venture investments and fundraising, extensive background in technology development, and a track record of successful investments and exits: NhaCuaTui.com, Moca.vn, Hotdeal.vn, Muaban.net, Webtretho.com…
While at VCAM, he founded Viet Capital Venture, with one successful exit after just 2 years (3x cash-on-cash return), and two fast-growing portfolio companies in bio-tech and first-mile logistics, Gene Solutions and Ecotruck. He also successfully managed and divested investment in the Canadian International School, achieving over 18% net IRR for VCAM Education Fund I.
Since becoming CEO of VCAM in 2021, he has executed on the VCAM Retail Investment vision, building the foundation for tech-enabled mutual fund transactions and distribution. He oversaw the launch of two new low-cost, open-end funds (VCAM Fixed Income Fund, and VCAM Discovery Fund), and integration with several digital distribution partners for VCAM’s retail funds.
He’s a strong advocate for long-termed investments in education and healthcare in Vietnam, emphasizing technology development as a way to improve the status quo, to create more equal access, and to create value for all stake holders.
Pho earned a Master of Public Administration with IT Management emphasis at the School of Policy, Planning and Development, USC. His undergraduate studies were International Relations and Computer Science, also from USC.