Board of Directors

Cadol Cheung
Cadol CheungChairman of the Board
In current position since 2017

Cadol Cheung has been Managing Partner of CGP Techfund since its establishment in 2014. Prior to that, Mr. Cheung founded FUEL Capital, a venture capital fund investing in the fast growing cleantech & healthcare tech sectors of China since November 2009.

Prior to establishing FUEL, Mr. Cheung was Managing Director of Intel Capital Asia Pacific from December 1999 until August 2009. He managed over 30 professionals and was responsible for Intel’s private equity investment activities in Asia. These investments resulted in over 50 successful exits.

Mr. Cheung received his BE degree from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 1982 and obtained a MBA from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1996.

Edvard Kälvesten
Edvard KälvestenChief Executive Officer, Board Member and Co-Founder
In current position since 2002; employed with Silex since 2000

Edvard Kälvesten has more than 20 years of experience in the MEMS industry. Before founding Silex in 2000, he was research manager at the Swedish company Acreo. He also held an R&D position at RADI Medical. Kälvesten has filed more than 50 patents and patent-pending applications. He founded Silex in year 2000 with four fellow MEMS experts from KTH and Acreo.

David Cai
David CaiBoard Member
In current position since 2017

GuangYuan Tsai has been engaging in enterprise strategy and business development at different companies from Group company to Start-up companies, and now he is the NavTech Vice President in charge of Silex FAB3 in China. he was manager of sales business block at Founder-Tech in the computer industry for ten years, and he was also Business Strategy researcher at the Headquarter of CSSC for 10 years.

He earned his Master’s Degree in Economics from Harbin Engineering University.

Lars Hagdahl
Lars HagdahlBoard Member
In current position since 2015

Lars is Managing Director of Empoleon AB, a private investment company focusing on investments in and active ownership in small and mid-size companies. Lars has over 20 years experience from the private equity industry. He has, among others, held positions as Senior Partner of CapMan and Swedestart Management and Senior Analyst at Euroventures Management. Currently he is Chairman of the Board in Scienta Omicron, Absortech, Samres, Ascilion and Vialen. Lars holds a M.Sc. in Engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm and a B.SC. in Business Administration and Economics from Stockholm University.