AFRICA 2017 GEEKS

MEET YOUR FELLOW GEEKS

Bedy Yang

Managing Partner
500 Startups
Africa Geek

* create ecosystem; startup culture catalyzer
* capacity to lead people on same interest and goals; platform creator
* bridge resources where there is little; value creator
* born in Chinese-Brazilian culture and lived also in Silicon Valley and Germany. Languages: Portuguese, Chinese, English, Spanish and German; multilingual and multicultural.

Skills/ Expertise: Entrepreneurship, Startups, Venture Capital, Biz Dev (see endorsement)

Past work experience includes:
– started social business focused on income generation in Brazil and China.
– advised multinational companies (including fortune 50) for sales, distribution and marketing strategies.
– lead a Wharton School MBA group to China for the Global Immersion Program;
– developed new business development for Braskem

Specialties: Investment, Startups, International relations, Problem solving, Community development. Go-to-market strategy. Project management.

Close