Jixun Foo

Managing Partner at GGV Capital

Jixun Foo

Jixun Foo

Managing Partner at GGV Capital

Overview
Career Highlights

GGV Capital
GGV Capital (China)

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4178

Number of Boards

19

Birthday

1968

Age

51

Number of Awards

4

Relationships
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Managing Partner at GGV Capital

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Co-Founder at GGV Capital

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Managing Partner at Granite Global Ventures III LLC

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Venture Partner at GGV Capital (China)

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Founding Partner at GGV Capital

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Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director & General Manager at Hangzhou Xiaoka Technology Co., Ltd.

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Managing Partner at GGV Capital

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Managing Partner at GGV Capital

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Founder at Light Chaser Animation Studios

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Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & Founder at Youku Tudou, Inc.

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Managing Partner at GGV Capital
Education
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National University of Singapore is a global university centered in Asia. It aspires to influence the future by changing the way people think and do things through education, research, and service.

Master of Science in Management of Technology

NUS Business School is the business school of the National University of Singapore (NUS). NUS Business School is consistently rated as one of the top business schools in the Asia Pacific region and one of the leading business schools worldwide. The Forbes ranking of International Two-Year MBA programmes ranks the NUS MBA 7th globally out of a total of 11 schools listed while the Quacquarelli Symonds Global 200 MBA Rankings 2014/15 ranks the NUS MBA 2nd in Asia.

MS Management of Technology

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

Career History
Managing Partner
2006 - Current

GGV Capital leads expansion-stage venture capital investments in the US and Asia. The firm focuses on investments in information technology and healthcare companies that are seeking to expand into Asia. GGV Capital targets companies with strong management teams, proven product lines or technologies, customer traction, scalable business models and clear paths to liquidity. Initial investments typically range from $3 million to $15 million with significant capacity for follow-on investments. GGV typically serves and the lead investor and serves on the boards of directors of their portfolio companies

Managing Partner
Current
Venture Investor
Current

Didi Chuxing Technology Co., Ltd. engages in theoperation of one-stop mobile travel platform. It provides comprehensive travel and transportation services, offers the users taxis, express trains, special cars, luxury cars, rides, buses, minibuses, drivers, enterprise-class, shared bicycles, shared motorcycles, shared cars, and takeaways. The company was founded by Wei Cheng, Bo Zhang and Rui Wu in 2012 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.

Boards & Committees
Independent Director, Board of Directors
2012 - Current

Youku Tudou Inc. (NYSE: YOKU) is China’s leading Internet television company. Its Internet television platform enables users to search, view and share high-quality video content quickly and easily across multiple devices. Youku, which stands for “what’s best and what’s cool” in Chinese, is the most recognized online video brand in China. Youku Tudou’s American depositary shares, each representing 18 of Youku Tudou’s Class A ordinary shares, are traded on the NYSE under the symbol “YOKU”. Content The majority of our offerings are professionally produced content licensed from copyright holders. Our extensive library of content has made Youku the first choice of Chinese internet users for television dramas, feature films, news programming, variety shows, music videos, animated features, sports coverage, and much more. We are also proud to be helping Chinese Paike -- video bloggers -- to tell their stories by uploading and sharing video shot on their mobile phones or home video cameras. Youku offers a space for ordinary internet users to share their treasured moments, independent films, viral videos, and anything else they create. Youku understands the needs of creative people because we're creators ourselves. Under our Youku Originals brand, we produce original web content for the young, hip, and upwardly mobile demographic that characterizes our viewers. Our in-house productions have proven popular, with some of our programs receiving hundreds of millions of views. Technology Of course, it's not enough just to have great content. Youku's industry-leading proprietary content delivery network (CDN) technology and back-end encoding technology ensure that our users get the best performance possible, whether they're uploading a video to our servers or streaming a video to watch on their PC, mobile phone, or mobile internet device. Marketing The same qualities that make us the favorite video site of Chinese internet users have also made us the clear choice for advertisers, with our premium advertising environment and innovative and engaging cross-media marketing capabilities. Youku has forged partnerships with nearly 500 brand advertisers over the past several years, including household names like P&G, Coca-Cola, General Motors, Apple, Lenovo, Samsung, and China Mobile.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

Business China is a private company headquartered in Singapore, Singapore. The firm provides business support services. Pei Ling Tin is the CEO, in this role since 2018.

Board Member
Current

Tujia Online Information Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. operates an online accommodation booking platform. It offers villas, houses, and apartments for team building, business travels, and vacation activities. The company was founded by Jun Luo and Meng Tong Yang on July 4, 2011 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.

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GGV Capital IV Entrepreneurs Fund LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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GGV Capital IV LP raised money in a private placement transaction

Investments
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TNF Venture focuses on investing in startups mainly seed and early stage companies.

Awards & Honors
Rank #35
2015
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
Rank #43
2009
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
Rank #75
2008
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
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