Sean Yu, SM ’95, applied sciences, AM ’03, urban planning, HBS ’09, AMP, is the founder of ZillionSource Technologies, a company specialized in cloud platform, artificial intelligence and hardware devices for Internet of Things applications. During his career, he has served as senior executive in the software industry, head of investment banking firm, and entrepreneur in the high-tech sector.
As an investment banker, Mr. Yu had a successful tracking record in investment, M&A, and private placements. He founded Regent Advisors and has been serving as its managing director. Before Regent, he served as a senior executive at a global enterprise software company, where he was part of the effort to successfully acquire and integrate a few dozen software companies and then list the combined entity on Nasdaq. Earlier, Mr. Yu served at the Harvard Institute for International Development conducting economic and policy analysis.
Mr. Yu served as a vice president of Harvard Business School Alumni Club of Shanghai. He now sits on the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Fund Committee.