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Tao Yang

Associate Partner - LCP

Tao Yang joined Lightspeed China Partners as Vice President in 2014. Tao focuses on firm’s investment efforts across multiple sectors including Internet, mobile, ecommerce, O2O and consumer services.Tao is actively involved with portfolio companies including KuaiJianKang, XiaoLuo, BWC Mall, KeyStone, Meichai and Trusted Doctors.

Previously, Tao worked as Investment Manager at Ventech China, focusing on investing in Internet, mobile and ecommerce sectors. Prior to that, Tao worked as Senior Associate at ChinaRock Capital and as Associate at New Access Capital. With focus on early-stage investments, Tao has actively participated in investing in Baozun(NASDAQ: BZUN), Junyao Airline(SH: 603885), Kulumb Outdoor(NEEQ: 835494), Molway(NEEQ:430640), UnitedStack, Tony’s Farm,etc.

Tao hold a B.A. in International Economics & Trade from Shanghai Jiaotong University (SJTU) and completed an exchange programat Business School of National University of Singapore (NUS). Tao is president of YVCC (Young Venture Capitalist Club) Shanghai, a club for young venture capitalists affiliated with China Venture Capital Association (CVCA).

Tao Yang
Email:   tao@lightspeedcp dot com