Andy Tang is a Partner at Draper Associates, Managing Director of Draper Dragon Fund, and CEO of Draper University. With over 20 years of operating, R&D, investment banking, and venture capital experience in the high-tech space, Andy first started investing in blockchain companies in 2013 and has been an active investor and evangelist since then.
In 2017, CB Insights recognized Draper Associates as the leading sector agnostic fund in blockchain investments, and, in addition to managing a traditional venture fund, Draper Dragon also invests in digital assets. Notable investments in the space include Telegram, Ledger, Coinbase, Tezos, Bancor, VeChain, Unikrn, AELF, Keep, Ripio, QTUM, Credo, and Boost VC (Filecoin, Aragon, MyEtherWallet, Etherscan).
Prior to his current roles, Andy was a Partner at ABB Technology Ventures and Infineon Ventures, an Investment Banker at Credit Suisse First Boston, and a Senior Engineer at Intel.Andy received his MBA from the Wharton School of Business and his Master’s in Electrical Engineering @ MIT.
You may have heard him keynote at the Blockchain Connect Conference (June 2018 and January 2018), ICO Funding Summit (December 2017), Blockchain Expo North America (November 2017), or the SVIEF US-China New Media Summit (September 2017).