General Partner // Race Capital
Edith Yeung is a General Partner at Race Capital - an early-stage Silicon Valley venture capital fund. A few sectors they are particularly interested in are infrastructure, fintech, and deep tech verticals. She has invested in over 50 startups including Agora.io (Nasdaq: API), Lightyear/Stellar (valued $1.2B), Silk Labs (acquired by Apple), Chirp (acquired by Apple), Fleksy (acquired by Pinterest), Human (acquired by Mapbox), Solana, Oasis Labs, Hooked, DayDayCook, AISense, and many more. Prior to Race Capital, Edith was a partner at 500 Startups, the world's most active early-stage fund and incubator invested in Twilio, Credit Karma, Grab, and 2000 more companies. Before 500, Edith was the general manager at Dolphin Browser, a Sequoia-backed mobile browser with over 150 million installs worldwide. Edith also worked with many Fortune 500 companies such as Siebel, AMS, AT&T Wireless, and Autodesk. She frequently speaks on China and Silicon Valley technology and investment landscape. She is also a frequent guest lecturer at Berkeley and Stanford and commentator on BBC, CNBC, Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, SCMP, Techcrunch, etc.
Race Capital (https://race.capital/) focuses on investing in exceptional founders who are building market-transforming companies in the data, enterprise, infrastructure, and fintech sectors.
Our team includes Alfred Chuang (founder of BEA Systems acquired by Oracle for $8.6 billion), Phil Chen (ex-Horizons Ventures), Chris McCann (ex-Greylock Partners), and Edith Yeung (ex-500 Startups). Our previous investments include Slack (NYSE: WORK), Agora.io(NASDAQ: API), Databricks (valued at $6B), Beats (acquired by Apple for $3B), Binance (valued at $3B) and many other great companies.