Managing Partner / SparkLabs Taipei

Edgar Chiu is currently the Managing Partner of Sparklabs Taipei, managing day-to-day operations of accelerator program.

Edgar is experienced in running startups and mobile app business. He oversaw the firm’s business operations, led market entry strategy for BAND app, a mobile community application that facilities group communication.

Starting his career, Edgar was a consultant in IBM’s Strategy and Transformation Practice, Strategizing emerging business opportunities & new marketing planning consultancy service for tier-one tech companies, receiving IBM Value Role Model Award in 2011.

Edgar is also the co-founder of Jumpstart Program, cultivating over 90 entrepreneurial leaders for organizations, engaged hundreds of leading corporate executives and startup founders as mentors and coaches.

Edgar earned his bachelor degree in Quantitative Finance from National Tsing Hua University.