Ray Chan

Ray Chan

Chairman, KOA ACCEL

Ray Chan is a prominent investor who has been recognized as one of Orange County Business Journal’s most influential business leaders since 2017. Ray is the co-founder and  Managing Director of K5 Ventures and has been leading county-wide efforts to build the tech and startup ecosystem within Orange County throughout the past decade. He is also an active  member of Tech Coast Angels, a member of their Board of Governors and an Investment Partner for their Angel Capital Entrepreneur Fund I, II and III.

Ray has a 30+ year track record of successful business execution and of being a startup queen/kingmaker. Ray has personally made over 300 investments and is well-known for rewarding shareholders with exceptional financial returns.

As the co-founder of Koa Accel and Managing Director of the Koa Accel Venture Fund, Ray is excited to combine all of his expertise and passions to transform life-saving medtech ideas into thriving commercial ventures.