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What links Jenny Lee and Neil Shen? It’s the RISE lineup

Anna O'Hare
Published on December 3, 2015

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It’s 180 days until RISE kicks off again. That may sound like a long time but in reality it’s only five months, and preparations are already well under way here a RISE HQ. We’ve got a long list of speakers lined up to talk, and it keeps getting longer. Here’s three more speakers to add to our lineup:

Hugo Barra – Global VP – Xiaomi

hugobarra Xiaomi may be massive in China, but it has yet to gain status as a global player in the tech world. By bringing in Barra as the Global VP, their first major non-Chinese hire, Xiaomi are hoping to break into markets outside of China. Before working at Xiaomi, Hugo was at Google as VP of Android Product Management.

Jenny Lee – Managing Partner – GGV Capital

jenny As the Managing Partner at GGV Captial, Jenny has led investments in a number of companies which would become huge, including Xiaomi. According to Forbes, her wealth is self made and she’s the 98th most powerful woman in the world.

Neil Shen – Founding Managing Partner – Sequoia Capital

1209 Neil, worth $1.01 billion, is the Founding Managing Partner. As well as this, he also cofounded Ctrip.com. Would you like to see Hugo, Jenny and Neil? Register for our next sale and get two RISE tickets for the price of one.