Giang Biscan is the Founder of TheStartupAngel.com and the Advisor of Mixergy.com and various tech startups.
In 1997, Giang founded an internet startup, which was acquired in 1998. She then went on to real estate investment from which she still owns a portfolio of residential properties in Australia, Asia and USA.
In 1997, Giang also started a technology transfer service (VietSight, Pty Ltd) for telecommunication & pneumatic equipment from Australia and Europe to Vietnam. VietSight was acquired by HITES in 2005.
She has a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Newcastle in Australia, and an MBA from UCLA. In her PhD, she invented the Reflux Classifier technology that was awarded “2000 Science & Technology Innovation Medal” from the Australian Minister of Industries and Resources and ”Technology Award” by United Airlines. The technology she developed saves Australia $100M+ per year in mineral resources. The technology is currently being used in Africa, Asia and USA. The technology was acquired by Ludowici in 2001.