Edward recently joined Qihoo 360, located in Beijing, China. Qihoo 360 is a one of the largest internet companies in China, and provides security products for both desktop and mobile applications. Edward is responsible for strategic analysis of international trends and companies, as well as strategic development, investments, and new business unit strategy.
Previously, Edward was a Senior Associate for DCM, a technology-oriented, early-stage venture capital firm based in Menlo Park, Beijing, and Tokyo. He was focused on consumer retail, next generation e-commerce, and China-based companies, and was active with a number of consumer internet, e-commerce, and telecom deals, including CENX, Mbaobao, Peerpong, Project Slice, RockYou, and uStream.
Prior to joining DCM, Edward was Product Director at 100du, a video-based local directory in China. At 100du, he led a team of product managers to launch new web products and properties focusing on rich-media advertising services.
Prior to 100du, Edward was a Senior Associate Consultant at Bain & Company in Palo Alto, California where he worked with a number of technology and private equity clients on strategic issues in the technology and retail industries. During his tenure at Bain, Edward completed a rotation at the Bridgespan Group, a non-profit consulting firm, working on strategic projects for Harmony Science Academy, a charter school management organization in Texas, as well as Larkin Street, a youth homelessness service provider in San Francisco. Previously, Edward held product development and technology roles at Cisco, HP, Neoteris, and Array Networks.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Edward is a graduate of UCLA?s Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, where he holds Bachelor's and Master?s degrees in computer science.
As a member of Class 15, Edward served his fellowship at DCM under the mentorship of DCM Co-founder and General Partner Dixon Doll and General Partner Peter Moran.