December 1, 2013By Glenn Solomon
One of the recent trends in the venture capital industry is that firms are building platforms. In the pursuit of a platform, many firms are staffing up in multiple functional areas, raising larger funds, investing across stage (all the way from seed to pre-IPO), growing both consumer and enterprise practices, and dabbling in...
November 3, 2013By Glenn Solomon
Congratulations to CC Zhang, CEO, and his entire team at Qunar! GGV-portfolio-company Qunar had a very successful IPO and public market debut Friday on the NASDAQ. The company initially filed a pricing range of $9.50 – $11.50, raised it to $12-14 while on the roadshow, priced the IPO at $15 and closed Friday at $28.40, up 89% on the...
October 21, 2013
Welcome to Hans Tung, GGV Capital’s Newest Partner
Today we are welcoming Hans Tung, one of the most influential venture capitalists in China, as the newest member of our team. We’ve known Hans for over 8 years, and he was our top choice when we decided to add a Partner to our team. Hans brings a unique mix of experience in emerging trends in mobile and consumer Internet and thoroughly...
October 21, 2013By Glenn Solomon
October 21, 2013By Jeff Richards
Really happy to share the news that Hans Tung, one of the top venture capitalists in China, is joining GGV Capital as a Partner. As an entrepreneur and CEO, I was always amazed at the impact one key addition to our management team could make. Now, having been a VC for 5 years, it’s something we see […]
October 14, 2013By Glenn Solomon
As published in TechCrunch.
As excitement grows for the upcoming Twitter IPO, the federal government shutdown and pending debt ceiling issue looms large. There are some in silicon valley who believe that the current innovation cycle, powerfully led by mobile and cloud computing, will overwhelm any...