Ag·ile \ˈa-jəl'\

    1. able to iterate quickly

    2. ride with change


    Technology landscape changes rapidly. The best VCs learn and adapt to change by staying AGILE

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    Shuonan Chen

    Shuonan co-founded Agile VC and focuses on enterprise and fintech.


    Shuonan guest lectures at Berkeley-Haas, where she teaches corporate innovation and valuation. Shuonan is the CEO of Shinect (Share, Inspire, Connect), a community of 3,000+ engineers interested in entrepreneurship. Shuonan also sits on the Board of North America Blockchain Association.


    Prior, Shuonan was at Goldman Sachs in investment banking working with Fortune100 companies and technology giants. She also founded Cashify, a social enterprise on financial literacy.


    Shuonan received B.S, B.A. (Econ), B.A. (Rhetoric) from the University of California, Berkeley with honors. She also received a Juris Doctor degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, for which her work is expected published by the University of Cambridge in "The Political Economy of Financial Regulation".

    Sheffield W.

    Sheffield co-founded Agile VC and focuses on data technology and blockchain.


    Sheffield is also the Chief China Representative of Rescale, a high-performance computing startup serving both Fortune500 companies and startups to build the next generation rocket, EV, cancer treatment and beyond.


    Prior, Sheffield was a founding team member of a global TMT venture fund. He has worked with companies including Dianping (China's Yelp - US$18 billion), Wangxin (China's Prosper - US$2 billion), FangDuoDuo (China's Redfin - US$1 billion). He also co-founded FoodRocks, a food delivery service in Hong Kong.


    Sheffield is graduated summa cum laude from the University of Hong Kong with B.S. in Statistics and Mathematics.

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