Tek Min GAN   颜迪民

Founder / Managing Director


We will launch Q-Town which will house Chicago’s largest incubator / business accelerator and the first US-China Center in US (Chicago). We promote US and China commerce and focus on early stage accelerated go-to- market strategy planning and development for start-ups and SMEs with an emphasis in bilateral expansions, capital sourcing, partnership selection and due diligence. Our proposal creates a true and sustainable “innovation city & a global business gateway” branding and identity for Chicago.

What was your first job, and how did it shape your life?

Commando Battalion Airborne Ranger Officer. Taught me loyalty, commitment, perseverance and teamwork

What keeps you awake at night?

A game of Chinese Majiang or Texas Hold’em Poker

What books are currently on your bedside table?

John Maxwell’s Good leaders ask great questions and Intentional living


What was the last present you gave someone?

A dozen of red roses



What was the last present you received?

A kiss of love!

What’s your view on money?

Money isn’t everything in life but we need it to change the world

What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?

That I’ve learnt more from my failures than my many successes