Alvin founded the PacificLink Group in 1998. Today, the company is a leading digital marketing agency with a staff of around 300, a client list that includes Adidas, Estee Lauder, Philips and AIA, and is a winner of over 100 creative awards. In 2015, the company was acquired by Accenture, a New York-listed technology giant. His serial entrepreneurial stories have been featured as Harvest Business Review cases which are now teaching materials for MBA and EMBA classes globally.
In recognition of his achievements, Alvin won various awards including the Outstanding ICT Achiever Award 2012, Capital Leaders of Excellence 2016 and CEO of the Year 2017.
Starting a Private Equity firm since 2016, Alvin advises ICT companies and startups on scaling up quickly by his expertise in business modeling, digital marketing, fundraising and M&A strategies. Over 10 projects have already been catalyzed by this missionary growth capital. In next year, he founded an education portal, 18hall.com, providing one-stop insights on IT, digital marketing and growth hacking tips for startups.
Alvin is a well-sought speaker for university lectures and judge for industrial events. To give back, Alvin serves HKUST as Council Member and Knowledge Transfer Committee member, different universities academic departments as an advisor, and the Hong Kong Business Angel Network as Director.