Yang GAO   高阳

Founder & CEO
The Regulus Black Card LLC


Yang Gao is the founder and CEO of The Regulus Black Card LLC, a private membership community that revolves around a Chinese culture-based networking system to provide an exclusive lifestyle. He majored in accounting at Baruch College and took strategic management classes at Harvard.

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

I think my first job was studying hard in high school to make my parents happy. They made a lot of effort to send me to school, which means that they are my bosses. My job is to try my best to study.

What books are currently on your bedside table?

How to Make Friends and Influence People
Think and Grow Rich

When do you feel most free?

When I am living alone without cell phone in a village-like city.

What was the last present you received?

A Montblanc Cardholder


What’s your view on money?

There is a saying, “We can’t live without money, but money can’t create anything, either.”

What is an extraordinary place you have recently traveled to?

I don’t travel often, but I just went to Miami. It’s nice.

What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?

I am not always as fit as people thought that I would be