Mr. Thanapong Na Ranong serves as Managing Director at Beacon Venture Capital. Mr. Na Ranong previously served as Vice President-Venture Capital at Intouch. He was also the Founder and served as Head of InVent, a venture capital project of Intouch Group. With over 20 years of experience in telecommunications and technology industry, Thanapong has been actively involved in the Thailand startup ecosystem since its early days. His first investment deal in Ookbee has been a classic case that inspired many new generations of Thai entrepreneurs. Prior to InVent, Thanapong was the Deputy Director of the Software Industry Promotion Agency (SIPA). Thanapong was also among the founding team of CS Loxinfo which is now a public company (SET: CSL) with an annual revenue of over $100 million. Thanapong holds an MBA from Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration and an executive program certificate in Venture Capital from Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley.