is an executive technologist with a deep background in both business and technology, spanning from early-stage to multi-national companies and the United Nations.
For the past 6 years, Steve has been the CEO of ChinaNetCloud
, China's largest Internet management company. ChinaNetCloud provides hosting, cloud computing, and full-server system administration to China's game and Internet companies.
Before co-founding ChinaNetCloud, Steve was CTO of Tudou. From 1993 to 2007, Steve gained extensive experience as CEO and CTO of high-tech startups, while managing his technology advisory firm GlobalTech. He is a world-renowned expert in system architecture, design, networking, and operations.
Steve will be interviewed by Dean Merritt
, Managing Partner of Merritt.Dicconson.Morris
Dean has 30+ years of experience helping companies improve their financial performance and value through strategic planning, efficiency and execution. As interim CFO, he has helped companies in Silicon Valley raise over $300 million in angel and venture financing, and has participated in both M&A exits and IPO preparation.