Violet is Head of Investor Relations at Turret Capital, and co-founded 3 startups focusing respectively on Business Intelligence, software development, A.I. development. Actively building international startup and tech communities in Chengdu, Violet founded Southwest China’s first international hackathon UNLEASH. She is Startup Grind Chengdu Chapter Director, and Facilitator of Startup Weekend powered by Google for Startups and Techstars. She used to work for WPP’s Mediacom and wear many hats: film producer, art consultant, marketing strategist, tech and investment event organizer. Violet holds a B.A. with Honors from The Central Academy of Drama and an M.A. from Lancaster University.