Founder and Chairman of Wide Capital, Investor of Singularity University, Global Director of TEDx, Director of X Grand Prix Foundation.
His investment career began in 1986 in Silicon Valley, USA, and began to invest in Chinese enterprises in 1993. He invested in companies like Sina. com, Dawn. com, China. com, Guanhao Biology, Hippo Animation, Guanghua Education, China Cable Networks, Singularity University, etc. He has co-founded Cyber Capital and Siegel Capital, and is a partner of GGV. He is the speaker for the graduation ceremony of Pepperdine University MBA in 2006. In 1989, he published his professional book “Invest America”, which introduced American investment information and services to overseas investors.
Chairman of China Unicom, President of Shanghai Internet Finance Industry Association, founding director of Shanghai New Finance Research Institute, and director of Wudaokou Finance College of Tsinghua University.
From 1993 to 2001, he served as Vice President and Executive Vice President of China Merchants Bank
2001-2007 President of China UnionPay Co., Ltd.
2007-2010 President of Shanghai International Group
2009-2012 Chairman of Unicom Payment Network Services Co., Ltd.
2010-2015 Chairman of Guotai Jun'an Securities Co., Ltd.
Chairman of Ren Tong Co., Ltd. from 2014 to 2017
Professor, PhD supervisor from School of Management at Zhejiang University; Founding Dean of Internet Finance Research Institute at Zhejiang University; Founding and Executive Director of International Monetary Research Institute at Renmin University of China.
Co-chairman of Zhejiang Internet Finance Federation, counselor of Zhejiang Provincial Government, former managing director of HSBC and general manager of business and finance in China, president of JPMorgan Chase Bank (China) Co., Ltd. (CEO) and member of global leading group of JPMorgan Chase Global Enterprise Bank, and a member of the Executive Committee of All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce.
The founder and CEO of GSV Capital, co-founder of Global Education Summit (GES), the investor of Coursera and other innovative education institutions, the founder, chairman and CEO of ThinkEquity, San Francisco Investment Bank, and the former executive of Merrill Lynch Securities.
John Rossant is the Founder and Chairman of the NewCities Foundation, a major global non-profit institution dedicated to improving the quality of life and work in cities. He is currently leading LA CoMotion, the global annual event on the future of mobility, which takes place each November in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles.
John previously led the team producing the famous World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland every January and has been the producer of major World Economic Forum conferences in China, Latin America, Southeast Asia and Africa. He has also played key roles in Monaco, with the Monaco Media Forum and the ongoing Prince’s Roundtable on Philanthropy. In 2010, French President Nicolas Sarkozy asked John to organize the first global summit on the future of the Internet, the e-G8. John has worked with heads of state and government and leading CEOs from around the world.
Chairman of Cyberspace and former president of WebEx. Zhu Min holds a PhD degree from Stanford University and graduated from the Department of Engineering and Economics of Stanford University. Mr. Zhu Min has many years of innovative and entrepreneurial experience in the fields of computer, network communication and service. He has become a famous scientist in the United States by inventing "Internet-based real-time interactive multimedia communication technology" and owning more than 20 patents. Future Labs was founded in 1991 and WebEx was founded in 1996, later WebEx was successfully listed in Nasdaq in year 2000. In March 2007, WebEx was acquired by Cisco at a cash premium of $3.2 billion and Zhu Min was named as the first entrepreneur of Silicon Valley for Chinese foreign students. Now he is the chairman of Cyberspace Company. He made onto the China's most influential investor list in 2017 , the most influential person in China's Internet in year 2015, he was the best venture investor of Forbes in China, most influential Zhejiang merchants in 2007 and top ten entrepreneurs turning from overseas in 2006.