Founder/Executive President of Silicon Valley Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum, CEO/Founder of 99people, Inc.
Iris Lei is the Founder/Executive President of Silicon Valley Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum(SVIEF). SVIEF is an international conference designed to foster innovation and promote business partnerships between the U.S. and China.
Iris Lei is also the CEO/ Founder of 99people, Inc. 99people provides business matchmaking and investment consulting services between China and US.
Ms. Iris Lei has been actively contributing business services as a bridge for over 10 years. She successfully led the China Business Exchange Group, including leading Silicon Valley VCs and entrepreneurs, to visit China many times. Recently Iris Lei brought Apple's co-founder Steve Wozniak to visit China for the first time successfully, and attracted more than 50 media coverage.
Before founding her own company, Ms. Iris used to work as a web developer at Keane, Inc., a public IT consulting company.
Iris received her M.S. degree from Marshall Business School of University of Southern California (USC), and her B.A. degree from Wuhan University in China