Managing Director and Co-founder, Two Small Fish Ventures
Eva is a well-respected entrepreneur-turned-investor in Canada. Before starting Two Small Fish Ventures, she was Wattpad’s Head of Community and Content. She helped nurture and scale the Wattpad community from its infancy to become one of the largest online communities with tens of millions of monthly users around the world. With a sharp focus on investing in companies with strong network effect as their defensibility, Eva has created the ASSET framework that many entrepreneurs and accelerators have adopted in their developing business strategies. Eva is regarded as an expert in this area.
Prior to Wattpad, she was Director of Product Development of Brightspark Labs, a Toronto based accelerator. During her tenure at Brightspark Labs she mentored and helped many tech startups in Toronto.
Eva is also involved in many incubators and accelerators, such as Creative Destruction Lab at Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto’s Entrepreneurship Hatchery, Ryerson’s DMZ, University of Waterloo’s Velocity and Techstars.
Eva has a bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Toronto and an MBA from Schulich School of Business.
Atlantic Canada’s startup ecosystem has – in recent years – experienced rapid growth, becoming rich with unique product ideas and entrepreneurial talent that, if leveraged accordingly, will shape our future economy and cause disruption among various sectors. Entrepreneur-turned-venture capitalist, Eva Lau, will share her unique insights, and alongside Volta Chief Executive Officer Jesse Rodgers, discuss […]