David Lu

Partner at 256 Ventures

Partner @ 256 Ventures. Venture Partner @ Virgil Capital. Previously co-Founder @ Textbook Ventures. Interested in investing in the future with VC experience across the UK (Catapult), Hong Kong (Zeroth) and Singapore (Golden Gate Ventures). Exploring the intersection between venture capital and ICOs. Accidental academic dabbling in research around entrepreneurial ecosystems, startup roadmaps and early-stage fundraising. Published a paper on the "Regulation of Crypto Assets in Australia and the US", journal forthcoming. Occasional writer at Forbes, CoinDesk and Tech in Asia. Previously co-founded two social enterprises; an alternate credit rating system for refugees and a student-led microfinance consulting group. Currently in a state of globe-trotting. Once bearer of Green & Gold for the Australian Fencing Team 🤺