William Bao Bean

Partner at SOSV

Innovating in China

William Bao Bean is a Partner at SOSV, a US$250m venture capital fund known as “the Accelerator VC” with a >30% net realized IRR, where he is the Managing Director of Chinaccelerator, SOSV’s global Internet accelerator and the first accelerator in Asia and Managing Director of MOX, the mobile only accelerator platform with 150m users in SE Asia, Eastern Europe and South America.

Mr. Bean joined  SOSV from SingTel Innov8 Ventures where he was Managing Director supporting China investments. Previously, he was a Partner at Softbank China & India Holdings, a venture capital firm backed by Softbank and Cisco. Mr. Bean spent 11 years as an equity research analyst most recently with Deutsche Bank where he was responsible for Internet and Telecom Equipment in Asia and China technology, media and telecom.