Startup Grind Tel Aviv Hosts Joseph Zhou (Bits x Bites)

Tel Aviv
October 24, 2017 / 6:00 PM

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About this event

Joseph is Investment Partner at Bits x Bites, China’s first food tech accelerator and VC fund that invests in startups tackling global food system challenges.

With a mission to shape the future of food, Bits x Bites is a big step forward to inspire China’s entrepreneurial community to bring new ideas to solve global issues. It also serves as a critical catalyst to give startups the confidence and connections to prosper and make a meaningful and scalable impact.

He brings 12 years of experience across corporate banking, investment banking, and private equity, having raised more than US$120 million for his portfolio companies in the primary market.

His decision to enter the food sector was driven by one clear motivation: To fight for the future of good food so that his young son grows up with plenty of safe and nutritious food options.

Prior to Bits x Bites, Joseph and two other partners ran Fusi Capital where they self- raised US$50 million to invest in China’s international education sector.

Joseph has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth Business School.

Joseph’s areas of expertise: Food tech investment, food supply chain, venture capital, startup fundraising, seed and early stage investment, Chinese startups, startup mentorship, consumption upgrade 

Speaker

Joseph Zhou (Bits x Bites)

Joseph Zhou

Investment Partner - Bits x Bites

Joseph is Investment Partner at Bits x Bites, China’s first food tech accelerator and VC fund that invests in startups tackling global food system challenges.

With a mission to shape the future of food, Bits x Bites is a big step forward to inspire China’s entrepreneurial community to bring new ideas to solve global issues. It also serves as a critical catalyst to give startups the confidence and connections to prosper and make a meaningful and scalable impact.

He brings 12 years of experience across corporate banking, investment banking, and private equity, having raised more than US$120 million for his portfolio companies in the primary market.

His decision to enter the food sector was driven by one clear motivation: To fight for the future of good food so that his young son grows up with plenty of safe and nutritious food options.

Prior to Bits x Bites, Joseph and two other partners ran Fusi Capital where they self- raised US$50 million to invest in China’s international education sector.

Joseph has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth Business School.

Joseph’s areas of expertise: Food tech investment, food supply chain, venture capital, startup fundraising, seed and early stage investment, Chinese startups, startup mentorship, consumption upgrade 

Date and Time
October 24, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
Address
Rise
Ahad Ha'Am St 54
Tel Aviv, 6579402
 
Agenda
6:00 pm Networking, Food & Drinks, Startup competition
7:00 pm What’s new since our last event?
7:15 pm Interview w/Joseph Zhou
8:15 pm Networking, Food & Drinks
9:00 pm Event wrap-up
 

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