Minhong Yu Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 11

  • Portfolio
  • 7

  • Exits
  • 4


Minhong Yu General Information


Mr. Michael Yu is the Founder & serves as Chairman and Board Member at New Oriental Education & Technology Group. Mr. Yu is the Founding Partner and serves as Chairman of the EDU Fund. He is also the Founding Partner of Starwin Capital. He serves as Founder & Executive Chairman at Beijing New Oriental Xuncheng Network Technology Company. He was also our chief executive officer from 2001 to September 2016. In addition to his roles in our company, Mr. Yu also serves as vice chairman of the Beijing Young Entrepreneurs Association and vice chairman of the Committee of Education of the Central Committee of the China Democratic League. Prior to founding our first school in 1993, Mr. Yu was an English instructor at Peking University from 1985 to 1991. Mr. Yu received his bachelor's degree in English from Peking University.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • No.6 Haidian Zhongjie
  • Haidian District
  • Beijing, 100080
  • China
+86 010 0000 0000

Minhong Yu Investments (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
iRoyalPrime 21-Dec-2020 Angel (individual) Educational and Training Services (B2C) Startup
Kuaipeilian 02-Apr-2019 0000 00000 0000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Out of Business 0000000 00
Bottomsup 01-Jan-2016 00000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Startup 0000000 00
Pingo Space 01-Sep-2015 00000 (00000 00000 Educational Software Out of Business
Zintao 07-Aug-2015 00000 00000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 0000000 00
YiXue Squirrel AI 01-May-2015 0000 00000 000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Profitable 0000000 00
Bailumei 31-Dec-2014 0000 00000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Out of Business 0000000 00
Lianlian (Hangzhou) 01-Jan-2014 00000 (00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
K-Stone 01-Dec-2011 Early Stage VC Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00
Mr. Dealer Early Stage VC Automotive Out of Business 0000000 00

Minhong Yu Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Pingo Space 01-Feb-2023 Out of Business
Mr. Dealer 16-Mar-2022 000 00 00000000
Kuaipeilian 08-Nov-2021 Out of Business
Bailumei 09-Jun-2017 Out of Business

Minhong Yu Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Minhong Yu Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Minhong Yu Angel Investor 00 0 0 Beijing, China

Minhong Yu Co-Investors (4)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
China Creation Ventures 1 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Gaorong Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
IDG Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jiawei Gan 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar