Tony Castagna, Ph.D.
Tony is a non-executive Director of Macquarie Technology Funds Management Pty Limited, a venture capital fund that focuses on technology investments, and an advisor to Macquarie Technology Investment Banking, a division of Macquarie Bank, Australia’s leading investment bank. Tony is also a Director of Looksmart Inc. (NASDAQ:LOOK), as well as several privately held technology companies. He was previously a non-executive Director and part of the management team of Globalgate. He is a past Dean of the Business School at the University of Technology in Sydney (Kuringgai). Dr. Castagna is a Chartered Accountant and CPA and has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Newcastle, an M.B.A., and a Ph.D in Finance from the University of New South Wales.
The Hon. Adlai E. Stevenson, III, Esq.
Senator Stevenson is a former United States Senator from Illinois, a former partner in the law firm of Mayer, Brown & Platt, and a two-time candidate for Governor of Illinois. Senator Stevenson is a strong proponent of alternative energy, and has a long history advising technology startups and venture capital firms. He is a board member of many notable civic organizations and business corporations. Widely traveled and an authority on East Asia, Senator Stevenson is the recipient of numerous honors, including the Order of the Sacred Treasure with Gold and Silver Star from the Emperor of Japan. Senator Stevenson has also held positions as Illinois Supreme Court law clerk, member of the Illinois House of Representatives, and Illinois State Treasurer. He is a veteran of the Korean War and a former USMC Captain. Senator Stevenson received a B.A. and a J.D. from Harvard University.
Jane Lindner is more than an accomplished investment banker and deal maker with considerable experience in Asia. In highly pressured circumstances, she keeps the wheels synchronized and turning. She knows how to put the pieces and the people together. She is a natural manager, a magnet for talent, and a good person to work with.
Hon. Adlai E. Stevenson, III
Former U.S. Senator
Director of HuaMei Capital Co. & Chairman of SC&M Investment Management Corp.