Jean Shi

Jean Shi joined Diamond TechVentures in 2017 as a venture associate, focusing on Consumer Internet, FinTech, AI and Mobile Applications.

Jean believes that the cutting-edge technologies in our time will change not only the way people live, but also the world-wide economic system, political and social structures, in the most dramatic way in the history of life on earth. She is keen to meet with entrepreneurs who have visions to make an impact and be helpful along their journey with her own experiences and skill sets.

Jean brings in a combination of cross-border investment and entrepreneurial experience to Diamond TechVentures. Previously, Jean worked at Mitsui, one of the world’s most diversified trading and investment companies, concentrating on China-Japan cross-border investment projects for 5 years. She gained comprehensive experience in deal sourcing, deal execution, and portfolio company management. Jean has also worked with several startups in Silicon Valley and have hands-on experience in marketing, operation, and business development. Jean is also a trilingual with deep understanding of both China and Japan markets.

Jean holds a master’s degree from the Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo, and an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Outside of work, Jean enjoys hiking, running and doing yoga. She is also an enthusiastic fan of art museums and has been a zealous painter since 6 years old.