The Truffle team is composed of professionals with many years of experience in the private equity & technology businesses


Minh Tran

CEO Circle , Information Technology

Minh co-founded SoLoMoCo, the Social Local Mobile Commerce incubation holding in 2010. His investment interests include internet, mobile and payment services.

He currently serves on a number of boards including Utel, Tekora, Smile&Pay, SoLoMoCo’s investments.

Prior to founding SoLoMoCo, Minh was an entrepreneur in mobile startups and served as General Manager at Mobiletag (strategic partner of AT&T) and co-founded NAd Service (acquired by Navteq Interactive). Prior to this entrepreneurship experience, he was an Investment Director in Corporate Venturing at Bertelsmann Media and Nokia Ventures where he sponsored direct investments in over 20 companies.

Minh holds an MBA from INSEAD.