Houston Asian Chamber of Commerce to Award Global Investor and Philanthropist Jho Low During 24th Annual Spirit of Entrepreneurship Awards Dinner

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Houston Asian Chamber of Commerce will present its first international honor during the 24th Annual Spirit of Entrepreneurship Awards Dinner on Thursday, April 3, 2014. Mr. Jho Low, chief executive officer of Hong Kong investment firm Jynwel Capital and co-director of Jynwel Charitable Foundation Limited, will be recognized as International Entrepreneur of the Year for his approach to sustainable investing and disruptive philanthropy. Beginning at 6:30 p.m., the dinner will be held at Ocean Palace, 11215 Bellaire Blvd., Houston, TX 77072.

“I am honored to be recognized by the Houston Asian Chamber of Commerce this year, among remarkable fellow entrepreneurial leaders in a city that serves as an important hub for international economic impact”

“We are thrilled Mr. Low will be among our five very special honorees being recognized for their contributions to the success of Asian American business communities,” said Asian Chamber of Commerce President Linda Toyota. “This year, we are adding ‘international entrepreneur’ to our list of distinguished awards in order to honor those who are making an impact in Houston and around the world.”

“I am honored to be recognized by the Houston Asian Chamber of Commerce this year, among remarkable fellow entrepreneurial leaders in a city that serves as an important hub for international economic impact,” said Mr. Low. “The spirit of entrepreneurship and the pursuit of responsible business are key drivers of global economic health. Now more than ever, encouraging access to global markets and resources is what will create real change in the world, and I look forward to witnessing many more chamber members thriving at home and abroad.”

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