YouTube co-founder harvest $ 301 million
News October 30, informed sources revealed to the Artesyn Technologies, YouTube founder Steve Chen was recently in China and is ready to jointly invest in domestic Internet companies innovative workshop. In addition, Steve Chen will be launched in China, the Chinese version of his biography. Steve Chen and innovation workshops were I stand on the matter.
It is understood that, Steve Chen and 8-year-old with his parents emigrated to the United States, specifically in the United States for a high IQ adolescents attending school, drop out of school before graduation to the senior community work. In February 2005, with colleagues co-founded YouTube. After 20 months, YouTube on more than 100 million hits. In October 2006, YouTube by Google for $ 1.65 billion, Steve Chen and I therefore worth billions of dollars, a "young successful", "network upstart," a synonym. Prior to disclosure of a document, Steve Chen and profit $ 301 million through YouTube.
Also quite closely, in addition to all born from China Taiwan region, outside the Google office, Steve Chen is the first innovation workshop one of the shareholders. Innovation Works was first established to raise 800 million yuan, is comprised of Lenovo Holdings president Liu, Hon Hai Group Chairman Terry Gou, chairman of New Oriental Group Michael Yu And CHEN Shi-jun, CHEN Shi-jun is one of individual investors.
Interestingly, Chen was not only personal investment innovation workshops, also joined a Silicon Valley incubator. Back in 2008, Chen was the founder and other people with BT to buy a small office building in San Francisco, start-up companies, a technology incubator similar.
It is reported that Steve Chen is mainly China to participate in this innovative workshop organized by the shareholders' meeting global investors, including Sequoia Capital China, Neil Shen co-VC will join other well-known, innovative workplaces tender will be unveiled. However, this is a closed-door meeting, and will not be opened.
According to informed sources, Steve Chen and Kai-fu Lee is also brewing joint investment in the domestic Internet companies, and companies may be involved in some specific operations, there may even be in China for six months. During this period Steve Chen will go to Tsinghua University speech, and selling their own autobiography. However, Steve Chen and innovation workshops were I stand on the matter.