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February 2022
CST UTC -6 Time ZoneVirtual event

Simon Wu
Investment Director at Cathay Innovation


Simon is a Director with Cathay Innovation, an early growth venture capital firm with over $1B AUM based in San Francisco, Paris, and Shanghai. As the first employee to join the San Francisco office, he invests in entrepreneurs building SaaS, marketplace, and fintech companies. Prior to joining Cathay Innovation, Simon was at VMware as a Manager in the Strategy & Corporate Development team, focusing on M&A, investments, and corporate strategy. Before joining VMware, he advised technology companies at UBS Investment Bank. He holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business and a B.A. in Operations Research and Management Science from UC Berkeley.

Agenda Sessions

  • Emerging managers and emerging sectors: specialization vs generalist approaches