Richard Ding
Richard joined Eight Roads to focus on businesses in the Enterprise Technology sector in China.

What motivates you?

Spot excellent enterprises and entrepreneurs; Reshape the business landscape in China; Create and realize enormous value.

What’s been the steepest learning curve on your career journey so far?

Learned to understand the great power of insights, strategies, patience.

Which tech trend are you most excited about at the moment and why?

Blockchain: The technology will fully realize the potential of internet and reform financial service, law service, entertainment market, etc.

AI: The greatest impact of AI is that the technology enables capital to transform to intelligent workforce directly which changes the way of generating intelligent assets and the pattern of the development of human society.

Robot/Drone: Fundamentally changes the relationship between capital and labor. The technology will greatly help human managing physical world.

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever received? Or If you could give a piece of advice to your 20 year old self, what would it be?

The unity of Inner knowledge and action.