Pocket Sun is co-founder and Managing Partner of SoGal Ventures, and founder of the SoGal, one of the most recognizable global brands for diverse founders and investors. As an entrepreneur, VC investor, and influencer, Pocket amplifies powerful new voices of creators and builders around the world. The two partners at SoGal Ventures have invested in 40 early stage companies in the US and Asia in the past two years.
At the age of 24, Pocket Sun became one of the youngest people ever to be on the cover of Forbes Asia Magazine. She has been recognized with numerous awards and features for her entrepreneurial achievements, including Forbes “30 Under 30” in Venture Capital, BBC World News, LinkedIn Top Voices, Harper’s BAZAAR “Women of Our Time”, Tatler “Generation T”, Prestige “40 Under 40”, Her World “Young Tech Game Changers”, PIN Prestige “Grit Founders”, CLEO “Changemakers”, CCTV, The Straits Times, Business Times, Channel News Asia, DBS “Asian Unstoppables”, etc.
As a disruptor in venture capital and advocate for diversity, Pocket is frequently invited to speak to organizations such as PwC, BoA Merrill Lynch, Accenture, Ogilvy & Mather, London Business School, National University of Singapore, and at the world’s best tech and business conferences, including Microsoft CEO Summit, Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Summit, and TEDx.
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