Wong Poh Kam “Risk Capital Is Key” | 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?

Prof Wong Poh Kam, Director, NUS Entrepreneurship Centre, National University Singapore: A key element to any entrepreneurial ecosystem is to have a good supply of risk capital, in the form of venture capital funding and in the form of angel investors.


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