Sam WANG 王静远
NewDo Venture is one of the more active venture capital funds in North America. We have a total of more than twenty partner companies. I am a Yale University Sliver Scholar MBA of which there are only around 10 each year. I am an ACE certified personal trainer.
What was your first job, and how did it shape your life?
The first paycheck I got was from working as a gym tutor. Tutoring people who have achieved a lot gave me a chance to learn a lot.
What keeps you awake at night?
Phone meetings with people in China, writing book reviews, and sometimes too much coffee in the afternoon.
What books are currently on your bedside table?
To be honest, the only printed book I have is Mandarin Leader
When do you feel most free?
At the gym and boxing hall.
What was the last gift you gave someone?
A bottle of Maotai
What was the last gift you received?
A box of tea
What is your view on money?
It’s just a number. Like the levels in games. Just to get enough credits to defeat the boss. The good thing is life is a game without an ending.
What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?
Most people do not know my name is Jingyuan Wang.