Pho joined IDGVV in 2006 to evaluate technologies and public policies. He is now a Senior Associate of the fund.
During his tenure at the fund, Pho has led several series-A investments and served as CEO of two portfolio companies: Muaban.net (2008-2009), and Music Faces Entertainment JSC (May 2010-current).
Prior to joining IDGVV, Pho served for five years as an IT Consultant at the University of Southern California (USC). While earning his degrees at USC, he also co-founded the USC Taekwondo program and served as advisor for the Vietnamese Student Association. He holds publications on US-Vietnam foreign policy and e-government, including the 2005 United Nations Special Report on e-Government.
Pho earned a Master of Public Administration with IT Management emphasis at the School of Policy, Planning and Development at USC. His undergraduate studies were International Relations and Computer Science, also from USC.
Pho enjoys cooking, fishing, and all things related to USC.