Terry LI   李天立

Co-Founder, COO
mntors. inc


Terry is the founder of Mntors, which is a web based startup that serves as a platform to facilitate knowledge sharing. Terry started this business because of the frustration and information asymmetry he experienced when he was looking for a job. To date the experts on our website answered questions from thousands of users. Terry is originally from Shanghai, China and went to Northwestern for college. 

What was your first job, and how did it shape your life?

My first job was financial consulting analyst. This job taught me to take care of details, and try to be delicated. I also got connections of finance and investment in North America, including my partners. That’s how we founded Mntors.com.

What keeps you awake at night?

Thoughts and ideas about my business and personal life.

What books are currently on your bedside table?

VR Insider . A book about Virtual Reality facilities.

When do you feel most free?

Watch a good comedy movie.


What was the last gift you gave someone?

I gave my mom a pair of Tiffany earrings as her 50th birthday present.

What was the last gift you received?

Lego Starwars.

What is your view on money?

Capital can help a company to grow. But the more important element is the people who run the company.

What is an extraordinary place you have recently traveled to?

Carmel, California