Founding and Managing Partner of HongShan Capital

Council (Honorary)——Neil SHEN

Neil Shen is Steward of Sequoia, and Founding & Managing Partner of Sequoia China. He is also Co-Founder of (NASDAQ: TCOM) and Homeinns Hotel Group (NASDAQ: HMIN). 


Neil Shen has received numerous honors and awards in China and across the globe.  He continued to hold the top position in The Midas List by Forbes from 2018 to 2020. When he reached the top of The Midas List 2018, it marked a milestone - the first time a Chinese national has hit the top of the list. He has been the highest-ranking Chinese investor on The Midas List for the year from 2012 to 2020, and also is listed in the "100 Greatest Living Business Minds" by Forbes. In addition, he was listed on the "50 Most Influential Business Leaders in China" and "30 Most Influential Investors in China" by Fortune for the years 2015 to 2020, and "Top 20 Venture Capitalists Worldwide" by New York Times and CB Insights from 2016 to 2019.


Neil Shen serves on a number of philanthropic and public organizations and industry associations, including holding the role of Vice Chairman of the VC Funds Committee of Asset Management Association of China, Member of the Hong Kong Chief Executive’s Council of Advisors on Innovation and Strategic Development, Member of HKEX International Advisory Council, Chair of the Yale School of Management Board of Advisors, Chairman of Yale Center Beijing Executive Council, Trustee of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Director of Yabuli China Entrepreneur Forum (CEF).

He received his Master's degree from Yale University and Bachelor's degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.