David Kung

Senior Director, Operations / Singapore

“Mutual respect and trust builds the foundation for endless opportunities.”

David Kung

Senior Director, Operations / Singapore

“Mutual respect and trust builds the foundation for endless opportunities.”

  • Bio

    David joined NPX Capital in 2017 and focuses on the operations of the investment firm.

    He has spent over 15 years in Asia (China, Korea, Vietnam) immersed in the privatized education markets and its operations. During this time, he served lead management positions in education companies such as Cornerstone Institute, EIC Education, New Pathway Education and Technology Group, Diligent Knowledge World, and Chungdahm Learning.

    David also enjoys working with other passionate entrepreneurs to transform innovative ideas into successful businesses.

    Prior to NPX, David co-founded 2 edtech companies, and was with WeWork Labs as a manager mentoring startup founders and CEOs to problem-solve and accelerate growth.

    In 2016, David started investing into education companies with strong products and technological platforms targeting cross-border expansion into Southeast Asia.

    David graduated from the University of Waterloo and has 15+ years of experience as an edtech entrepreneur, professional manager in large multinational education companies, and education focused investor.

  • 5 Fun Facts

    Origin: Vancouver, BC

    Talent: Freestyle dancer

    Sports: #WeTheNorth

    Dream Job: Genie - making wishes come true without bounds

    Bucket List: Visiting outer space