Yang Precelerator
  • How We Help

    Helping Founders First.

    Silicon Valley base. Global reach. 

    We work with a few of the best founders with big ideas from around the world, before others can or will

    We want founders aiming for a huge discontinuous impact.



    "Terrence's honest, hard-headed advice and generous amounts of help have been invaluable"

    --Wikipedia cofounder Larry Sanger; founder of Infobitt





    1st investor, board director, main adviser


    Sourced or helped raise 2/3 of PRESEED ROUND



    ex-Snapchat VP, X-googler

    K5 Ventures

    Orrick Ventures

    "Terrence is an excellent advisor and investor."

    Andrew Lee, Co-founder and CEO of Purse.io


    Sourced Purse.io's first two micro VC investors

    Silicon Valley Technical Help

    A number of Silicon Valley software engineers help our startups.



    Helped Coin Hako become the first SE Asian startup at Boost VC accelerator in Silicon Valley


    2nd investor


    Other investors-

    Tim Draper

    Government of Singapore

    Office Hours

    Partner Vivy Chao is a former K5 Ventures-funded CEO of a startup

    Breakfast Club

    Breakfast & Enplug tour with Nanxi Liu, founder CEO


    Investing in Preceleratees

    2nd investor in Jessica McGlory's Forecastr


    Forecastr is our first Precelerator graduate


    Other investors-

    Joanne Wilson

    Top 10 accelerator DreamIt Ventures

    Comcast Ventures

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    We want to help you before others do to get you on the right track.

  • Silicon Valley base. Global reach.

  • TEAM



    Founding Partner

    • 3 million views, Quora Top Writer, Most Viewed, Startups, Accelerators
    • Founder, Yang Ventures
    • Board member, Infobitt, founded by a Wikipedia cofounder
    • Co-built Morgan Stanley New York's first credit default swap, over $200 billion current notional.
    • FundersClub panelist
    • HBS Angels
    • Appears in Wikipedia
    • Published in Forbes, Women 2.0, Inc.
    • Mentor, Startup UCLA, Plug and Play Fintech Accelerator
    • BS USC, Harvard Law

    Dr. Vivy

    Strategic Partner

    • Founder and CEO, Yang Camp
    • Ex-CEO of an edtech startup funded by K5 Ventures
    • Ex-employee of a Y Combinator startup graduate
    • Ex-assistant principal K-12 private school in Orange County
    • Teacher
    • Cal State Long Beach adjunct professor
    • Instructor, General Assembly
    • Published in Women 2.0, HuffPo
    • BA UCLA, ME USC, EdD Argosy
    • @vivooshkac



    See yangventures.com for the rest of our terrific team.

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