• About Edith Yeung

    Edith is a venture capitalist, technology executive, and creator of the China Internet Report, and Silicon News.

     

    Edith is a General Partner at Race Capital - an early-stage Silicon Valley venture capital fund. A few sectors we are particularly interested in infrastructure, fintech, and deep tech verticals. She has invested in over 50 startups including Lightyear/Stellar (valued $1.2B), Silk Labs (acquired by Apple), Chirp (acquired by Apple), Fleksy (acquired by Pinterest), Human (acquired by Mapbox), Solana, Oasis Labs, Nebulas, Hooked, DayDayCook, AISense, and many more.

     

    Prior to Race Capital, Edith was a partner at 500 Startups, the world's most active early-stage fund and incubator invested in Twilio, Credit Karma, Grab, and 2000 more companies. Before 500, Edith was the general manager at Dolphin Browser, a Sequoia-backed mobile browser with over 150 million installs worldwide. Edith also worked with many Fortune 500 companies such as Siebel, AMS, AT&T Wireless, and Autodesk.

     

    She frequently speaks on China and Silicon Valley technology and investment landscape. She is also a frequent guest lecturer at Berkeley and Stanford and commentator on BBC, CNBC, Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, SCMP, Techcrunch, etc.

     

    Edith on China’s virtual currency on CNBC
    https://www.cnbc.com/2019/11/20/chinas-virtual-currency-could-be-launched-quite-soon-says-fund-manager.html

     

    Edith's on China/US Trade War at WSJ D. Live
    https://www.wsj.com/video/events/east-vs-west-the-race-to-innovate/8855C173-D815-4D0C-B934-C030877CC376.html

     

     

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