US-ATMC (EE402T) Seminar

China Entrepreneurship Update: Trends and Dynamics during the Economic Downturn
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 4:30pm
Skilling Auditorium
Hans Tung (Managing Partner of GGV Capital)
Abstract / Description: 

This week's presenter will discuss topics such as: opportunity trends and entrepreneurial innovation in China today, patterns of VC investment — what's hot and what's not, labor pool competition between startups and newly successful giant firms such as Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent, exit trends, and implications for the Silicon Valley business community. Managing Partner at GGV since 2013, Hans was one of the earliest investors and a former board member at Xiaomi. He regularly appears in the Forbes Midas List of top VCs, and he has been recognized by The Founder and CBN News magazines as a Top-10 most entrepreneur-friendly VC in China. At GGV, Hans focuses on consumer mobile internet, cross-border ecommerce, IoT, and online education investments in both China and the US. This is the second of nine weekly public seminars in our series on "Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries," hosted by Dr. Richard Dasher, Director of the US-ATMC and Consulting Professor at Stanford.