Chen Fong

Founding Partner, CDL-Rockies | C.M., Co-Founder, Pureweb Inc

Role: Fellow

Sites: CDL-Oxford, CDL-Rockies, CDL-Toronto, CDL-Vancouver, CDL-Wisconsin

Streams: Advanced Therapies, Ag, Cancer, Energy, Matter, Prime

A radiologist by training, Chen Fong is currently the Professor Emeritus of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary. He is also the co-chair of the Global Strategy Board of the Creative Destruction Lab, a platform for mentoring of young entrepreneurs. Chen has 18 years of experience in the building of start-up entrepreneurial companies and is the co-founder of Pureweb Inc. Current board directorships include Pureweb Inc, Clarius Mobile Health, Cohesic Inc and Innovere Medical. He is active in the community and sits on a number of philanthropic boards in healthcare. Chen holds an MD from the University of Manitoba and an Honorary Doctor of Laws from the University of Calgary. He was inducted into the Order of Canada and was inducted into Junior Achievement’s Alberta Business Hall of Fame. Other honours include his election as a Fellow of the America College of Radiology.