Seed and early stage venture investment.
Core values: People, Diversity, Impact.
We are based in Silicon Valley, Hong Kong, and Tokyo while our companies have operations globally.
We also invest in building a strong startup ecosystem, especially in Asia, through mentorship, content and speaking.
Survived the GFC on Wall Street.
Joined General Assembly in the early days, developed and scaled their first long-form courses.
Moved to Hong Kong, started General Assembly in Asia. 1 year, 2k+ students, $1mm run rate.
Joined Fresco Capital, currently focused on the edtech opportunity in Asia.
Have worked with startups of all sizes across the globe - have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly.
Weakness: Can't code. Can't speak Chinese. Japanese limited.