What is the job you do at Eight Roads?
My role is to protect and promote the Eight Roads reputation as an admired investor, while supporting and advising communication initiatives of our portfolio companies in China.
Looking back, what’s been the steepest learning curve on your career journey so far?
Working in the agency side, where I advised clients from different sectors spanning from financial services, healthcare, technology and real estate, etc. It required me to quickly understand their businesses, the industries they are in, and the various stakeholders they deal with. It taught me to look at things from all angles, and understand your audiences before communicating.
If you could give a piece of advice to your 20-year-old self, what would it be?
How do you work with our entrepreneurs?
I work with our portfolio companies to help them raise profile, and support them on media relations.