Rita Chao

Rita Chao

General Manager, X Qianhai Fund, Hong Kong X-Tech Startup Platform

 

Rita is doing early-stage investment and incubating start-ups in Qianhai, Shenzhen. Her focus area is on artificial intelligence, robotics, and smart systems. Rita holds MBA degree in entrepreneurship and innovation from MIT Sloan.

Rita is a serial entrepreneur with also years of experience in multinational companies. From 2016 to 2017, she served as the COO of Emotibot, a leading emotional AI startup. At Emotibot, she led the team to build the dialogue platform and AI chatbots from scratch, and successfully land in large projects with financial institutions and technology firms. Before Emotibot, Rita was the Deputy General Manager of the Internet Division at TCL multimedia, a Hong Kong listed company with over US$5 billion revenues.