Philippe Tzou is the Trade and Investment Commissioner for the regions of Wallonia and Brussels in Taiwan. Passionate about new technologies, he volunteers as a startup mentor in his free time supporting entrepreneurs in business and growth strategy. An experienced trilingual (French, English and Chinese) interpreter, Philippe worked in many sectors in Belgium, China and Taiwan - ranging from live show production, events management, hospitality, international trade, textile manufacturing to European policy analysis and social rights advocacy. Since 2014, Philippe is living and working in Taiwan permanently. A former senior trade advisor at Business France Taipei, he also spent three years at a successful IoT French-Taiwan startup UnaBiz as an ecosystem and public relations manager.