Shirley Wong “What Venture Capitalists Look For” | Perspectives | Channel NewsAsia

Steve Jobs was a born entrepreneur who was naturally innovative. Is the entrepreneurial spirit innate or nurtured? Can we teach people to become entrepreneurs?

Shirley Wong, Chairman, Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation (SiTF): The personality of the entrepreneur – whether they are risk takers, whether they have the tenacity and the resiliency to see their venture through and of course the team that comes together, whether they can complement each other.


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