Advisor of Innovation Program
Hongkai He is a venture partner at Skylight Investment. Skylight Investment is a Boston-based early stage VC firm focusing on deep technology.
Before joining Skylight, he was an entrepreneurial product lead for many startups. He was the co-founder of Boston Innovation Growth, a venture created startup from Boston Angel Club (VC), where he connected more than 300 US startups to Chinese investors. He also served as a product consultant for an ed-tech startup called CollegeFindMe. Prior to that, he was the founder of Talent Jungle, a New York based Internet startup enabling normal people to host mini class to teach everything.
Hongkai has a master’s degree in Management Science from Columbia University, during which he practiced management consulting for one year. He also holds master’ and bachelor’s degrees in Computational Mathematics from Sun Yat-Sen University, where he did 3-year research on high performance computing for TH-2, the world top 1 Supercomputer at that time.