Nov 23 2015
- Event Date: Thursday, December 3, 2015
- Time: 6:30PM-9:00PM
- Sponsors: Benefit Tomorrow, Mandarin Business Association
Laure Wang (王樂怡) , Co-Founder and Senior Advisor of Asia Alternatives
Yvonne Mei (梅毅端), Senior vice Chair of financial advisor and insurance company WFG, a subsidiary of Aegon.
- Special Guest: Paul Wang (王伯元), Chairman of Monte Jade Taiwan; Founder of Pacific Venture Partners
- Location: ITRI International, 2870 Zanker Rd., Suite 140, San Jose, CA95134
- Contact Info: email@example.com
- Register: Please register in advance. Click here. Free.
- Light dinner, soft drink and water provided
Laure got stroke on 2010 and lost her mobility, and she can’t speak, Laure has a new book announced on Oct, 2015. Yvonne got stroke on August 2015, she struggles to recover from Stroke and just open another branch office in Cupertino. Both Laure and Yvonne will share their story and how they fight to recover from stroke and never give up.
Laure L. Wang is a Co-Founder and Senior Advisor of Asia Alternatives. Prior to joining Asia Alternatives, Ms. Wang was a General Partner of Pacific Venture Partners (”PVP”). She co-headed the China and US operations and was one of five members on its investment committee. PVP is a pan-Asian venture capital firm with over US$800 million under management. Previously, Ms. Wang also worked at Goldman Sachs & Co. (Hong Kong, San Francisco and New York) and Warburg Pincus (Hong Kong).
Ms. Wang received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and holds a Bachelors degree in Economics and International Relations with honors from Stanford University. Ms. Wang is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English and has working knowledge of Japanese and French.
Yvonne is the Senior Vice Chairman of a financial services organization which wholly owned as a subsidiary of AEGON, Yvonne and her team received > $12M commission paid in 2014 and continue growing with double digit percentage.
Yvonne received many awards from varies organization, most significant awards including the Global leadership awards from International leadership foundation, the 2015 Stevie Awards for three categories (1) Mentor or Coach of the year –Business (2) Female Executive of the year -Consumer Services (3) Women Helping Women –Business. Yvonne is co-founder of Benefit Tomorrow, a Charity organization focus on the better society, Yvonne is board member of ILF which focus on the training for the next generation leadership, Yvonne is also the Vise President of MBA – Mandarin Business Association which promote the business opportunity and the cooperation between Taiwan/China to US.
Yvonne got a stroke in early August 2015 when she was doing a presentation in a seminar, she then stayed in ICU for 3 days and then transferred to hospital and then moved to the rehab center, her left side of body was paralyzed.
Yvonne will share her struggle and how she get back to her life, Yvonne has since recovered part of the mobility on her left side of body and engaging back to her business.