Promoting the trade & investment exchange between US & Asia/China

Board Of Directors

Stephanie Xu

Stephanie Xu

Stephanie Xu

Stephanie Xu

Stephanie Xu is the founder and president of US-Asia Innovation Gateway(USAIG) which helps promote and facilitate investments exchange in all sectors between China and Silicon Valley. The mission of the organization is to promote investment and business communication and cooperation between China and the Silicon Valley to help create jobs of all types.

Ms. Xu is the First Vice President and Regional Market Development Manager for Northern California at East West Bank. She is responsible for leading the business development and product implementation of the bank’s China initiative. This includes advising and managing investors from China and local investors in the U.S., advising Chinese government and CEO delegations on U.S. market entry and growth strategy, and leveraging the bank’s licenses in China, Hong Kong and the U.S. Her past banking experience includes commercial real estate financing, commercial and industrial business financing and construction loan financing. In her 16 year banking career, she has worked with a wide range of types of customers including

private equity and venture capital firms, solar companies, commercial and residential real estate developers, Fortune 500 high tech companies, Stanford University and UC Berkley, national sport teams, food industries, life science and pharmaceutical industries, wineries, agriculture, fashion, hospitality and entertainment.

In Yr 2014, she has lead the first ever Silicon Valley Mayors’ delegation to visit China. This year, US-Asian Innovation Gateway has successfully organized a Select US Summit in Silicon Valley by inviting Mayors and Chinese entrepreneurs..

She is currently serving as a Co-Chair of Global Commercial Real Estate for Northern California Real Estate Association. She is also the Managing Director of China Chapter of Keiretsu Forum which is the largest angel investment forum in U.S. Ms. Xu has a masters degree from the Sorbonne University in Paris and a BA degree from Sun Yat-Sen University in Guangzhou, China. She speaks fluently English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Shanghainese and French.

Stephanie Xu , 徐丽雯是位于美国硅谷的美亚创新促进会会长和创始人. 协会的宗旨是构筑美国与亚洲各国创新中心和文化的交流平台。她也是美中硅谷协会的创始人。

Ms. Xu是华美银行的第一副总裁以及北加州的区域市场发展经理。她负责银行与中国合作方面的业务发展和产品执行,包括为来自中国和美国当地的投资者,中国政府和中国企业代表团提供开拓和发展美国市场的策略咨询,通过和各区域中心和移民律师的紧密合作. 她在商业地产借贷,企业借贷,以及大型建筑贷款方面有丰富的经验。 在银行业17年的职业生涯中, Ms. Xu 和不同领域的客户合作过,包括私营企业,风险投资公司,太阳能公司,商业和住宅地产开发商, 500强高科技公司, 斯坦福大学, 伯克利大学, 国家体育队, 食品业, 生命科学和医药行业, 酒商,农业,时尚及娱乐业等。

在2014年, 由她发起的首届硅谷市长中国行圆满成功。 今年美亚创新促进会成功地在硅谷举办了由美国商务部和美领馆发起的以选择美国为主题的市长与中国企业家论坛。

Ms. Xu目前是加州商业房地产国际部联合主席。她同时是美国最大的天使投资集团-Keiretsu Forum中国分会的常务董事。Ms. Xu在中国广州的中山大学获得学士学位, 并获得法国巴黎Sorbonne大学的硕士学位.


Madison Nguyen

Madison Nguyen

Former Vice Mayor of San Jose

Madison Nguyen

Madison Nguyen

 Madison Nguyen was elected to the San Jose City Council in 2005, the first Vietnamese American to serve on the city council of any major metropolitan area in the United States.  On January 25, 2011, Nguyen was sworn in as San Jose’s first Vietnamese American Vice Mayor. She served on the City Council for more than 9 years with four years as Vice Mayor.

Madison’s advocacy and expertise include issues and projects relating to affordable housing, economic development, environment, public safety, transportation, and education.

 

Prior to her election to the San Jose City Council, Madison served as the President of the Franklin-McKinley Board of Education and has taught at De Anza and Evergreen Valley colleges.  She published her first book, “Vietnam to America: My Journey of Dreams” in 2012.

 

Madison received her bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and her master’s degree from the University of Chicago.

麦迪逊阮于2005年入选圣何塞市市委员会,成为美国第一位越南裔市议员。她于2011年宣誓就职圣何塞市副市长。她担任市议员已逾9年并担任了副市长4年。

从政期间她专注于经济适用房、经济发展、环境保护、公共安全、交通运输及教育。

在她成为市议员之前,她曾是富兰克林麦金来教育委员会的主席并执教于狄安塞大学和常青谷大学。她于2012年出版了其第一本书:“Vietnam to America: My Journey of Dreams”。麦迪逊在加州大学圣克鲁兹分校获得学士学位并于芝加哥大学获得硕士学位。


Michelle Kraus

Michelle Kraus

Michelle Kraus

Michelle Kraus

Michelle Kraus strategically advises and connects companies, nonprofits, governments, global leaders, and donors all over the world. Blending her well-honed skills as a tech executive, she has helped build digital technology companies, completed turnarounds of big and small, incubated new technologies, raised monies, and acted as an adviser to start-up CEO’s, big company executives, and their boards — as management, a consultant and/or a trusted adviser.

She’s been the facilitator to waves of innovation from her offices in Silicon Valley. Whether she is working with entrepreneurs in this country or abroad, advising the start of TEDx groups, or arranging business partnerships — Michelle is passionate about people, innovation and new ideas. In a nutshell, Dr. Michelle Kraus is a results oriented social entrepreneur, C-level executive, strategic and political adviser.

Current clients range from enabling video curation to working on the formation of new social ventures. As a syndicated blogger, Michelle has been a commentator on the political landscape, technology, innovation and social ventures. She speaks regularly on bridging politics and technology with her most recent TEDx talk focused on Politics 3.0.

Specialties: Strategy, Business Development, Technology, Social Media, Innovation, Development, and Crisis Management

Current Board and Advisory positions:

•Adviser to Waywire.com, a leading social and curation video platform

•Board Member, She Heroes, a 501C.3 dedicated to engaging young girls with diverse, professional role models

•Member, President Obama’s National Finance Committee

•Member, National Advisory Council on STEM Education at the request of Congressman Mike Honda

•Expert, White Collar financial cases specific to venture capital and private equity financing

米歇尔克劳斯为公司、非营利组织、政府及全球精英提供战略性咨询。她作为技术总监,以其资深的全面的经验与技能帮助数字技术公司的成立、众多不同规模公司的转型、初创公司的孵化及融资,并担任初创公司的顾问,大公司的总裁及其董事会成员。

她是众多创新的促成者。无论她在各地企业家一起合作、帮助TEDx的创立或是在促成企业合作,米歇尔总是对人才、创新和新型观点充满激情。总而言之,她是一位结果为导向的企业家、企业高管和战略咨询师。

她当前拥有从视频推送到新兴社会组织的广泛的客户群。作为一位著名的博客撰写人,米歇尔是专注于政治形势、科技、创新及社会事业的评论员。她经常在TED上发表关于科技与政治的演讲。

专长:发展策略、商业开发、技术、大众传媒、创新及危机管理。

当前担任职务:

咨询师 Waywire 热门视频推送网站

董事 She Heroes 帮助年轻女性职业发展与多样化的非盈利机构

成员 奥巴马总统财务委员会

成员 国家咨询委员会—STEM教育项目

专家 风险投资与私募融资领域白领财务状况研究


Robert Kieve

Robert Kieve

Robert Kieve

Robert Kieve

Robert Kieve was born in Jersey City, attended school in Massachusetts and graduated from Harvard College in 1943. During World War II, he was Information Officer of the American Embassy in Madrid, engaged in American propaganda efforts. He produced several weekly programs on what was then Radio Madrid’s national network, wrote Spain’s first book on radio broadcasting (El Arte Radiofonico, published in 1945) and created a school for radio actors, writers and directors. After the war, he was active in broadcasting in upstate New York and worked as a writer for CBS radio and television in New York City. In 1953 he became a writer on the White House staff of President Eisenhower. In 1957 he became general manager of an AM/FM pair of radio stations in Rochester, NY, and in 1967 he formed Empire Broadcasting corporation, the company which currently owns and operates Radio Stations KLIV and KRTY, which regularly carry his commentaries. He has served as Chairman of the Board of the San Jose Chamber of Commerce, as President of the San Jose Rotary Club, and he has been active in a large number of other organizations, including Symphony Silicon Valley, the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and the San Jose Capital Club.

罗伯特基夫生于泽西城,在马萨诸塞州就学并在1943年毕业于哈弗大学。在二战期间,他在美国驻西班牙大使馆担任信息官,从事于战争宣传。他主编了多个周刊节目并在马德里国家广播电台播出并创办了一所旨在培养广播人才的学校。战后他工作于纽约州电台并于纽约市担任CBS的作家。1953年他成为艾森豪威尔总统的白宫作家。在1957年他成为纽约州罗切斯特市的广播电台总经理。他于1967年成立的帝国广播集团。他是圣何塞省会的主席和圣何塞扶轮社的主席。他同时也在其他众多组织中担任要职。

Yan Zhao 赵岩

Yan Zhao

Zhao Yan Yan Zhao is the Chief Writer of Road to Innovation. The Documentary is a key project of CCTV for 2015 and coproduced with National Department of Technology of P. R China. It is about global entrepreneurship and innovation. The documentary filmed more than 10 most innovative countries and talked with those most innovative minds globally and including founder of Facebook Mark Zukerberg, CEO of Y-Combinator, policy makers from Europe to America, more than 15 Nobel laureates and most innovative star ups.

Before this project, Yan has been a financial columnist & writer for premier international and local medias for ten years, including Reuters/Financial Times/Investor Journal and the China Dealmaker. She coveres macro economics\financial policy\techlnology and keeps getting appraisal from principal Chinese economic scholars & officials.

She supervised Reuters Beijing reporting team from 2002 to 2005 and took the responsibility of establishing & maintaining relationship with key central government institutions such as China Central Bank. She interviewed more than 100 central government officials and top business figures such as CEO of Fortune 500, Chairman of Chinese blue-chip firms, and coordinated an exclusive interview with Premier Minister Wen Jiabao by the Reuters Chief-Editor in 2004.

She was a reporter of Special Correspondent Department of Guangzhou Daily News group. Achieved Guangzhou News Awards 1999/2000 in the first-year.

She was Shell student manager trainee before graduation and Chief editor of campus magazine. She is a major of Law in International Politics and minor of economics of Peking University.

赵岩

赵岩是中国中央电视台2015年重点项目、大型纪录片《创新之路》总撰稿,该片由中国科技部联合出品,由制作过《大国崛起》《货币》《华尔街》的央视金牌团队操刀,纵览全球科技创新和创业的大型纪录片,已经拍摄全球10个最具创新力的国家,遍访从欧洲到美国到日本韩国的创新决策曾、最杰出的创业企业、孵化器、创新资本、最具创新教育启示的学校、从文化法律等全方位纵深解析创新。

2005年赴美后赵岩一直撰写宏观 经济、金融政策和科技专栏,为包括路透社、金融时报、第一财经、博鳌论坛等中外一线媒体发表作品或担任专栏作家,在赴美前赵岩是路透社北京中文部负责人,负责中央政府监管机构在内的客户维护和包括宏观经济、金融政策和科技在内的重大新闻采写,并培训新人。任内建立了路透的清华实习生项目,沿用至今。

此前,赵岩是中国最大的报业集团-广州日报报业集团激动记者部记者,和集团总编辑直接合作,参与重大选题写作和商业策划运营,包括国际象棋棋王棋后争霸战、千禧年特刊等。在入职第一年获得广州新闻奖。

赵岩是北京大学国际政治系学士和中国经济研究中心双学位,CCER历史上少数用一年完成第二学位修读的学生,在校期间曾经担任首位校长学生助理、英荷皇家壳牌管理实习生、北京电视台《世界你好!》编导,国际关系学院校刊主编。