Ms. Lucy Chow is focused on the innovation space, both in terms of supporting founders and as an investor. She is a Director of WAIN (Women’s Angel Investor Network) and an LP with Mindshift Capital. She was appointed Senator (UAE) at the Grand Assembly, World Business Angel Forum (WBAF), and is a board member of the Global Startup and Women Executive Committees. She is also an investor with NextWave Ventures and the Founder Institute, both based out of the US. Recently Lucy was honored to be a Judge for the GEMS Global Innovation Challenge, the MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab & Challenge 22 Prize, Gulf Customer Experience Awards, and the Annual SpeakFluence Cup.
Lucy is the Chair of the Steering Committee with The Capital Club, Member of the Advisory Board, Canadian Business Council, and founded the Dubai Chapter of Room to Read. Previously, she sat on the UAE committee for Acumen, was Non-Executive Director for Educate Girls Globally and was a Co-Chapter Chair for Techfugees (UAE) and Ellevate. In 2017, Lucy was a member of the Canada 150 Committee formed by the Consulate General of Canada to UAE in Dubai.
Regularly, Lucy contributes to entrepreneurship, corporate innovation, investor events, and forums as a speaker, moderator, as well as judge; she is also passionate about developing entrepreneurial skills in students. She has been a contributing author for “ Life on the Move,” an anthology of stories about expat life. Lucy has degrees from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management Northwestern University, HK University of Science and Technology, and the University of British Columbia. She lives in Dubai with her husband Raymond Everett and son Max '23.