Mingles is an entrepreneur owning his own consultancy company since 1997. Besides executive search, he also specializes in fund raising and consulting for startup ventures. Currently he is the CXO (Chief eXploration Officer) of ParticleX, a local tech investor and accelerator focus in leveraging and integrating both Hong Kong and Shenzhen resources in business, capital and manpower talents, and fostering startups through smart collaboration. Previously he was the Director of Startup & Innovation Services for KPMG China, mainly responsible for startup and innovative business consulting services for the region. Mingles is also a pioneer of startup education. He had been working with the CUHK Center for Entrepreneurship as Project Director for 8 years. Some of his major accomplishments including the “Hong Kong Social Enterprise Challenge", the first CU Alumni Entrepreneur Census to investigate the success factors of leading entrepreneurs from local university education and the Google’s Empowering Young Entrepreneur (EYE) Program.
Besides entrepreneurial activities, Mingles is also enthusiastic in youth development. He contributes his experience and knowledge in providing voluntary mentoring and business training services to various non-profit organizations. He was the Co-opted Members of the Working Group of Youth Development Fund of the Commission on Youth, and currently serving as Non-official Member of the Social Enterprise Advisory Committee respectively. He is also the founding members of Lions Club Hong Kong International Finance Centre, Hong Kong Institute of Social Impact Analysts and AIESEC Alumni Association of Hong Kong.