Jie is a tech startup ecosystem builder with extensive experience in business development, program management, and venture investment. He has advised over 30 startups, facilitated over six acceleration programs, and spearheaded international expansion for multiple startups. Jie is also a Mentor at Project Invent, Peking University HSBC Business School, CUNY Startup and CUNY Firefly Innovations, accelerator arms of America’s most extensive urban education system, and Operations Advisor at National Realty Club, one of the oldest real estate organizations in the US. Jie received his bachelor’s degree in Physics and co-authored multiple publications in quantum-optics and fluorescent hydrogel. As an entrepreneur at heart, Jie is a passionate follower of DeepTech.