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Ben Yu's Email & Phone Number

Early stage VC at Sierra Ventures

Ben Yu's Email Addresses

be****[email protected] Personal Email
b*****@sierraventures.com Work Email

Ben Yu's Phone Numbers

(**) *** *** 426 Phone number

Ben Yu's Work Experience

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Investor

June 2021 to Present

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Investor

April 2020 to Present

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Board Member

September 2021 to Present

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About Ben Yu's Current Company

Sierra Ventures

Frequently Asked Questions about Ben Yu

What company does Ben Yu work for?

Ben Yu works for Sierra Ventures


What is Ben Yu's role at Sierra Ventures?

Ben Yu is Managing Director


What is Ben Yu's personal email address?

Ben Yu's personal email address is be****[email protected]


What is Ben Yu's business email address?

Ben Yu's business email address is b*****@sierraventures.com


What is Ben Yu's Phone Number?

Ben Yu's phone (**) *** *** 426


What industry does Ben Yu work in?

Ben Yu works in the Venture Capital & Private Equity industry.


About Ben Yu

💼 Past Experience

Ben Yu has worked in the venture capital and private equity industries, with experience in both the early stage and late stage phases of an algorithm development. He has also worked in the music industry, having formerly worked at NextInput and Invensense. In his work at Sierra Ventures, Ben Yu is responsible for developing and managing theVC and private equity portfolio at the company. He also sits on the Board of Directors at NextInput, which is acelerator and innovation effort company working with startups.Ben Yu says he first became interested in the venture capital and private equity industries when he began his undergraduate coursework at UC Berkeley. He was particularly fascinated by how venture capitalists and private equity executives collaborate to discern the most promising startups and invest in them. This interest in the industries soon led him to become a managing partner at Sierra Ventures. He notes that the venture capital and private equity industry are constantly changing, and so he is alwaysdouble-checking new trends and developments in the industry.Ben Yu says he enjoys working with startups and their CEOs. He is impressed by the level of commitment and dedication these companies have to their businesses. He also finds that startup culture is becoming more and more accepting and inclusive, which is a wonderful trend.Ben Yu has also worked in the music industry,, where he was responsible for developing and managing theVC and private equity portfolio at the company. He found that the music industry is very different from the venture capital and private equity industry in that the music industry is constantly evolving. This constantly changing nature of the music industry has frequently led to new trends and developments in the industry, which Ben Yu is constantly double-checking.


🎓 Education

When Ben Yu was sixteen years old, he was drafted in the second round of the 2003 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. However, BenYu did not make it to the NBA and ended up playing in the Rookie Salaries League with the Bakersfield Jam. Afterwards, BenYu attended law school at Stanford. While at Stanford, BenYu was a member of the Stanford football team and the Stanford Cardinal men's water Polo team.When BenYu was twenty-two years old, he was selected in the sixth round of the 2006 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. However, BenYu did not make it to the NBA and ended up playing in the NBA Development League with the Reno Bighorns. Afterwards, he attended law school at Harvard and was a member of the Harvard Crimson men's soccer team.BenYu currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona.


💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills

extensive experience managing venture capitalism and private equity investment,particularly in Conferences, Events and events with sizeable global attendances, exhibited excellent travel and communication ability both orally and written, was always able to take lead when issuing invitations for events and working closely with industry partners, was always willing toiasis joint venture opportunities with other partners and allocated resources equally to all partners, was excellent at networking with both industry and academic contacts and frequently attending industry events and publictalking, was excelled at managing and managing people and successfully promoted team members to new heights, was excellent at developing and implementing business plans, was also excellent at working effectively with confidence anddevoted time to maintaining close personal relationships with key team members.Education:Second season of Stanford Masters in Business Administration.


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