Speaker - Andrew Yang

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Andrew Yang is the Founder and President of Venture for America, a fellowship program that sends top college graduates to work in start-ups in low-cost U.S. cities (e.g. Detroit) with the dual goals of generating U.S. jobs and training the next generation of entrepreneurs. Andrew was previously the President and CEO of Manhattan GMAT, an industry-leading test preparation firm that was acquired by Kaplan/the Washington Post in 2009. Prior to Manhattan GMAT, Andrew served as executive or co-founder of several Internet and software companies. He is on the Board of Directors of ProPhase, a rater training company serving the pharmaceutical industry, and of Roundhouse, an outsourcing service provider to the fashion and retail industries. Andrew began his career as an Associate at the law firm Davis Polk and Wardwell. Andrew graduated from Columbia Law School, where he was an Editor of the Law Review, and has an Economics degree from Brown University.

1 Program

Social Entrepreneur 'Showcase'

11.30.11 | 00:23:19 min | 1 comment