Founder and CEO, Venture for America

Andrew Yang is the Founder and CEO of Venture for America, a 2-year fellowship program for top college graduates to work in start-ups in emerging U.S. cities. The goal of Venture for America is to create 100,000 new U.S. jobs by helping growth companies succeed and training future entrepreneurs. He has worked as an executive or founder at several education and technology start-ups. He was named a Presidential Ambassador of Global Entrepreneurship by the White House and one of Fast Company’s 100 most creative people in business. His book, "Smart People Should Build Things", is available at Amazon.