Langtao Hu

Founding Partner, SUVC

Mr. Hu Langtao has unique insights in the field of venture capital innovation in China and the United States. Since 2014, under the guidance of the National Development and Reform Commission, SUVC organized on four occasions for Chinese delegations to convene in the US for “Sino-US Venture Capital Summits” and put together a series of exploratory trips to Silicon Valley. In doing so, SUVC successfully introduced the Silicon Valley model of innovation into China and spearheaded a new trend in the Chinese venture capital industry.

Since the start of Mr. Hu’s involvement in equity investments in 2009, the leadership team took part in various investment projects including the Bluedon IPO (300297), Ciwen Media (002343), O’Cell Technology Company (836058), Paojiao Interactive Entertainment (300311 M&A), AW Cloud (recipient of Tencent investment), Yi Ting Che (recipient of Tencent investment), Yodorun (recipient of Tencent investment), Good Feeling Fitness, Xin Yong Bao, GuoJiang TV, Extreme Vision, Cycang, Cloud Kirin, Mei Ba Xiu, SVIEF, BeeCloud, TensorStack and TrustPath among others. The main investors of SUVC include the National Development and Reform Commission of China, Infotech Ventures, Technology Financial Group, Shenzhen City YinDao Fund, publicly-listed company, Leading Enterprise, and well-known family funds.

In 2015, SUVC received the “China-US Innovation Contribution Award” issued by the US Congress, and was selected by Securities Times as the “Best Service Venture Capital Institution of China”. In 2016, it received the “China-US Cross-Border Investment Award. In 2017, it won “Best New Investor” for the China VC Golden Eagle Award and on the 28th September, it was named “Investor of the Year” in Silicon Valley. Finally, in 2018, it received the awards for “Best Investment Institution for Big Data and Enterprise Services in China” and “Best Investment Institution for Industrial Internet in China”.

Mr. Hu served as a Director of Bluedon (300297), Chairman of the Board of Ciwen Media (002343), Supervisor of Zhongqingbao (300052), Director of O’Cell Technology Company (836058) among other positions in publicly-listed companies. He has extensive experience in corporate governance, equity investments, capital operations, information technologies and internet technologies.

Mr. Hu studied economics at Guangdong Ocean University,exchanged at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and studied an EMBA at Tsinghua University.