Passionate about technology from a young age, Sangwon spent his early career in Silicon Valley in both engineering and sales roles where he was part of two startup acquisitions. He has over 20 years of experience in CEO and CTO roles, and as an advisor for ventures in the US and APAC. Currently based in Singapore, Sangwon has an undergraduate degree in Maths from Oberlin College and a MSc in Computer Science from the University of Chicago.
Yishi is a serial entrepreneur who founded DeepBench, a successful expert network serving the design research industry. He started his career in finance, initially as an investment banking analyst at Goldman Sachs. Later, he moved to a hedge fund. He is an alumnus of UC Berkeley as well as MIT Sloan. Yishi has also worked as a professional coach. He is based in San Francisco. And in his free time, he enjoys reading, writing, and playing poker.
We seek partners at the idea stage - who desire an alternative to traditional accelerators
You want to test your assumptions before quitting your job and jumping in full-time
You plan to spin out a business from an existing organization.
You desire sustainable growth instead of taking the all-or-nothing VC path