Songyuan Capital (‘SY Capital’for short) is a professional venture capital company that dedicated to find renewed impetus to the life style and wellbeing in China market. We focus on the growth opportunities of service consumption industry, by keeping eyes on new business model which derived from the evolution and intergenerational succession of cultural filed, and return to the real scene. We are interested in the early stage value with the theme of "lifestyle upgrade", including cultural, educational, entertainment, consumer, media and technology. Combined with rich investment experience and diverse value-added services of the post-investment management, we make the "multi-win" returns for investors, entrepreneurs and business ecosystem, meanwhile increasing the happiness of age.
According to Chinese culture,, “Song”(S) symbolizes robust and evergreen, while “Yuan”(Y) means the origins of things. SY’s mission is to roundly “fertilize” those companies in initial stage, and help them grow up like pine trees and built to last.
We have full heart of respect to both the entrepreneurship and investment. We deeply understand that entrepreneurship needs not only experience accumulation and wonderful ideas, but also execution and resource integration. SY Capital’s target is to optimize the allocation of resources: to discover, support and cultivate those real talented entrepreneurs, provide financial assistants and valuable services they need, and become a reliable partner all the way to their success.
With more than 10 years’ experience of Venture capital/Private Equity/Asset Management, Media and Internet, Mrs. Zheng worked as Vice President and chief observer of Zero2IPO Group, managing director of UCF Group and NCF Group, editor & reporter of China InfoWorld. She led the structuring of “PE Daily” web portal, Zero2IPO database and equity crowd-funding platform ‘Yuanshihui.com’, initiated and managed several PE funds. She has thorough comprehension in TMT, Media, Consumption and Health, plentiful experience in enterprise management, risk management and investment.Ms. Zheng graduated from Peking University. She have the MBA degree of BiMBA and Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School in Belgium, master of economics, and a bachelor degree in computer science.
With nearly 20 years experience of internet and cultural consumption industry, Mr. Wang Jianguo was in charge of Sina Music, 263 ecommerce and IDC business, Internet division on “Computer World”, Artron.net (the top online cultural community in China), crowdfunding platform of NCF Group. Mr. Wang has plentiful experience in cultural, entertainment, fashion design and consumption fields. He graduated from University of International Business and Economics in Beijing.
Andy is the sponsor of Beijing Tech Hive, one of the most well-known weekend startup accelerators in China. He is also the founder of Red Pagoda Resources.His previous experience includes working as an investment professional at Morningside Ventures. He also spent two years at the RAND Corp where he conducted research on the impact of technology on China's financial system and helped publish "The United States and a Rising China: Strategic and Military Implications". He has also advised family offices and other institutional investors on business and investment opportunities in China.
Andy holds an MBA from the Wharton School and an MA in China Studies from the Johns Hopkins School for Advanced International Studies where he was awarded the Loe Fellowship for Excellence in China Studies. He is also a CPA and has an undergraduate degree in Accounting from the University of Maryland.
With years of investment experience in Hi-tech, Communication, Media, Education and Environmental sectors, Dr. Csou has keen sense of new hot-spot in business. He has strong knowledge of enterprise management, marketing, financial and capital operation. Dr. Csou has served as investment director of some state-owned venture capital institution and also took charge of regional manager of a Siemens subsidiary company. Dr. Csou graduated from Dalian University of Technology, with bachelor of finance, master of enterprise management, and the PhD of management science and engineering.
With more than 10 years experience in internet product R&D, marketing and management, Entrepreneurship and investment, Mr. Li once worked in Kingsoft, Dongdao, Angelcrunch, took part in programming such as Kingsoft pass system, advertising platform, CRM system, and led the team to provide services for the Chinese Entrepreneurs, Economic Observer and other large sites In TMT field. Mr. Li graduated from Beijing University of Information Engineering , major in computer science.
Once worked in Zero2IPO Group, Business Connect China Ltd. And Zhongchou.com of NCf Group, Ms. Zhou Is experienced in public relations, business development, experts net, and VC/PE due diligence. Ms. Zhou graduated from Liaoning University of International Business and Economies, Business English major.
Ms. Zhang has plenty of experience on company finance and private equity fund management. Prior to SY Capital, Ms. Zhang worked in CGP Investment as a financial manager, responsible for the company's comprehensive financial management including financial accounting, taxation, auditing, and fund items such as setup, management and exit procedures.
Ms. Zhai ever served in Panasonic, Beijing Organic and Beyond Corporation (OABC) and Beijing Boweizhihong investment Co, LTD, responsible for technical communication , marketing and administrative management. She participated in the public welfare project of ‘Seeking for future investment managers’ plan organized by Black Apple Youth, with some experience and interest in the field of angel investment. Ms. Zhai graduated from the Japanese language department of Peking University.