About Global Chamber San Francisco

Global Chamber® San Francisco

Global Chamber® San Francisco is a thriving and collaborating community of CEOs, executives, and professionals growing to 525 metropolitan areas around the world. We leverage technology and our own business networks to help companies succeed faster and more profitably across borders. Global Chamber® San Francisco hosts events, provides business services, collaborates with regional groups and helps to create a more global business community within the San Francisco Bay Area. Do business only in the SF Bay Area? Join a local chamber. Do business in multiple metros? Join the Global Chamber® to make valuable connections in all active metro chapters worldwide. @GlobalChamSFO #globaltribe


Henry Ines, Executive Director

Global Chamber® San Francisco

Mr. Henry L. Ines serves as the Executive Director of Global Chamber® San Francisco (GCSF), a member organization focused on helping leaders, executives and companies with cross border trade, investment and global expansion initiatives.  Additionally, Mr. Ines is a partner at Draper Dragon, a venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley with offices in mainland China. Mr. Ines is also a co-founder of location based social activism and campaign app StreetMarch; and currently serves as an advisor / Board of Advisors member for multiple SV-based technology startups. Mr. Ines is also a lecturer at Nanyang Technopreneurship Centre (NTC) - Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and is a faculty member of the Silicon Valley Institute. 

Mr. Ines began his career at Price Waterhouse LLP as a management consultant before providing investment banking, corporate finance, & cross border advisory services while working at PricewaterhouseCoopers Securities (PwCS), M&T Bank and Saddle River Associates. Prior to his current role at Draper Dragon, Mr. Ines worked at DFJ Dragon Fund and DragonVenture, focusing on US-China and Southeast Asian early stage investment opportunities and cross-border advisory. 

Mr. Ines holds a BS in Finance from Pennsylvania State University in University Park, PA and an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of Business in Durham, NC.