Jonathan is a serial entrepreneur as well as an early stage venture capitalist with the Pioneer Fund and CEO of Vastrm Custom Sportswear. He has been an angel investor and advisor in many early-stage tech startups. He’s been an advisor to Y-Combinator’s Startup School, where he mentored over 50 startups from across the world.
Jonathan’s roots in China extend generations up where his family has been prominent in textiles, apparel, education and government. Tang was Managing Director of RedRooster Ventures, a seed investment and consulting firm that specialized in China-based business opportunities and he also advised Chinese government around Startups and Venture Capital.
Tang helped grew his family’s apparel and textile factories before entering the world of technology, where he founded one of the first on-demand CRM companies in 1999. Tang has since combined his passion for apparel, fashion, technology and entrepreneurship to launch Vastrm Custom Sportswear.
Tang’s was recognized by the Boston Business Journal (BBJ), naming him a 40 under 40 honoree. He studied International Relations at Tufts University and Music at Berkeley College of Music.