Gary Rieschel has more than 25 years of operating and investing experience. He is widely recognized as a leading venture capitalist in both the U.S. and China and is the founding managing partner of Qiming Venture Partners, a firm with over $2.0B under management focused on early-stage investments in China. Before Qiming, Gary was the founder or lead investor in several major venture capital firms in the U.S. and China including SOFTBANK Venture Capital, Mobius Venture Capital, SAIF Partners (China), and Ignition Partners (U.S.). He served on Softbank Corporation’s Board of Directors for seven years. Prior to his venture capital work, he held senior executive positions at Cisco Systems, Sequent Computer Systems, and Intel.