Mr. Frank Christiaens is the Chairman of ELIX. He is also a Managing Partner at CrossPacific Capital Partners, Director and Chairman of the Compensation Committee at China Digital Video in Beijing (China), as well as Chairman and CEO at CLEARink Displays in Santa Clara (USA). Before moving to Canada in 2010, Mr. Christiaens had spent 15 years in Asia. He cofounded companies in telecommunications, advertising, and clean-tech in Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong, and Shanghai. He served as the President for Greater China for Barco of Belgium from 2001 to 2009. He founded his first Startup in Belgium in 1991. Mr. Christiaens holds an MBA from the Vlerick School of Business, studied at the University of Leuven Belgium, and did his research in Imperial College in London.