Evan Hu is a serial entrepreneur and executive coach. He was the founder of several successful startups including OmniLogic, MapleMusic, and Ideaca. A Rainforest AB fellow and a member of the A100 and Engineers Canada Change Lab, he is active in the Canadian startup community as an angel investor, educator, and coach. He is the Chair of Platform Calgary (formerly Calgary Technologies Inc.), a Founding Partner and G7 Associate at Creative Destruction Lab (CDL). and is the General Partner of the Calgary Mount Rundle venture fund (CMRIC Fund 1) that provides early stage seed investments in CDL ventures.
With more than thirty years of experience in the creation and management of successful businesses, he has a proven track record in growing and mentoring successful professionals. He has worked with and consulted to many leading Canadian, American and European companies; guiding them in the best practices for technology enabled businesses across numerous industries, including telecommunications, advanced technology, entertainment, utilities and oil & gas.