In 1993, Mr. Shong co-founded China’s first technology venture capital firm, IDG Capital, backed by Patrick J. McGovern, Founder and Chairman of International Data Group (IDG).
Mr. Shong completed the Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program in the fall of 1996. He conducted graduate studies at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy 1987-88 and earned his MS degree from Boston University’s College of Communication in 1987. He studied Journalism at the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences from 1984 to 1986 and he received a B.A. degree from Hunan University in 1982.
Mr. Shong has been a member of the Board of Trustees at Boston University since 2005, and the non-executive director of WPP plc since 2013.
Zhou Quan joined IDG Capital in 1993 andhas been the Managing Director since 1995 . Quan attained Bachelor Degree in Science from University of Science and Technology of China in 1981. He also holds Master Degree from the Chinese Academy of Science and a Ph.D. in Fiber Optics from Rutgers University. He is a winner of NASA awards and patent holder for fiber optic devices in the US.
Bingjun Huangfu has played key roles in many real estate companies, including Chairman of Yongjia International Investment, Vice President of Beijing Taiyue Group, Managing Director of Zhenguan International Investment, GM of Guofeng Real Estate, Chairman of Jinhuan Real Estate Company and Vice President of Guorui Investment. He has operated and invested many landmark real estate projects with over 2 million square meters. BingjunHuangfu holds Master Degree in Industry Economics in Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
Jingbo Wang focuses on Private Equity and M&A investments. Prior to joining IDG Capital, he worked for the North America growth capital and buyout team at D. E. Shaw and Co.. He has actively participated in many large investment deals in energy and insurance sectors. He has also worked for ExxonMobil's Corporate Strategic Research as a senior researcher. Jingbo holds his Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tsinghua University and PhD from Cornell University.
Prior to joining IDG Capital in 2011, Ms. Zhai Ping worked at Financial Street Holdings Co., Ltd., where she was responsible for the group’s foreign investment and innovative financing business. She was also involved in management oversight for a number of regional companies. Her previous work experience includes directing the investment and financing operations of real estate projects valued at over RMB10 billion, and leading the valuation of land assets associated with the restructuring and listing of several large state-owned enterprises in China. She graduated from Cornell University with MBA degree and holds a Bachelor of engineering from the College of Architecture and Civil Engineering at the Beijing University of Technology.