Author

Wei Guo

Founder, Wei Fund, Angel Investor

Wei Guo, managing partner of UpHonest Capital and founder of Wei Fund, was recognized in the 2016’s Top 20 Global Cross-Border Early Stage Chinese Investors by China Venture, and one of the Most Active Silicon Valley Chinese Angel Investors by China Angel Investing Summit in 2016. Washington Post called him one of the “China Whispers”, and The Information featured him on the front page. Over the past three years, Wei has invested in 130+ Silicon Valley startups, including six exits, and more than half of them have secured the next round of financing. Wei’s representative investments in SaaS sector include Directly, Checkr and Zenreach; in new lifestyle sector include Chariot (acquired by Ford), GrubMarket and Clara Foods; in IoT sector include Matternet, Boom, Rescale and Transcriptic; in games sector include Cloudcade and Betable; in social sector include After School and Ever ; in VR sector include Silver.tv and Vicarious Surgical. Wei has also invested in indoor map company Virtroid (acquired by Magic Leap), team work conference website and mobile terminal application Worklife (acquired by Cisco) Application Trustlook (Huawei mobile phone pre-installed anti-virus applications), intelligent security guards KnightScope robot and fintech company Snapcard etc.