Benjamin Chong is a partner at Right Click Capital, a founder-led firm investing in technology businesses that want to go global faster and have started their journey in Australia, New Zealand or South East Asia.
Benjamin has a track record of investing in and building successful Internet-related businesses for over twenty years. He has also consulted in the areas of ecommerce strategy, online marketing, and technology for major clients.
Benjamin is an active technology start-up community member in Australia, South East Asia and United States. He has served as a mentor, guest speaker and panellist at various start-up, entrepreneurship and industry programs including Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (UNSW, Sydney), Echelon (Singapore), Fashhack Australia, Founder Institute (various cities), H2 Ventures, Incubate (University of Sydney), muru-D (Telstra, Sydney), Project Pitch (University of Technology, Sydney), Siemer Summit (California), Startup Weekend (Sydney), Sydney School of Entrepreneurship and Web 2.0 Summit (California). He has also served as a judge at various start-up events including the Australian Graduate School of Management’s MBA program, Echelon, Founder Showcase, Lean Startup Machine, SydStart/StartCon, Seedstars World and Startup Weekend. Benjamin is co-director of Founder Institute in Sydney.
Benjamin’s contributions on technology, innovation and investing have appeared in The Australian, The Australian Financial Review, BRW, Cuffelinks, InvestorDaily, Livewire Markets, Startup Daily, StartupSmart and The Sydney Morning Herald.