As a Silicon Valley-based venture investor with deep technical background, Mr. Hong Xue invests in innovative technology startups with focuses on Big Data and Cloud Technologies, Artificial Intelligence, FinTech and Blockchain, Internet of Things and HealthTech. Some of his portfolio companies include CyberFend (acquired by Akamai), Virtriod (acquired by Magic Leap), NeuroVasc (acquired), ObEN, ScaleFlux, CaiCloud, Citcon, Directly, Skymind, LeanFM, Oculii, VisualThreat, Sentieon, Apostel etc.
• Serves as an entrepreneurship advisor and mentor at Stanford University, Carnegie Mellon University, Singularity University SU Labs and multiple start-up companies in Silicon Valley.
• Awarded Investor of the Year 2018 by Silicon Valley Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum.
• Graduated from Carnegie Mellon University and Stanford University Graduate School of Business and obtained his B. S. EE in China.