Alfred Lin of Sequoia Capital scored tops in annual ranking of top 100 VCs globally.
China grabbed 20 spots.
San Francisco Bay Area weighed in with 53.
1 India VC placed.
12 Women Made the Rankings.
Observation: the VC world is become more global and diversified. US leadership is concentrated in the coastal hubs.
Top 12 China VCs and notable deals:
Neil Shen, Sequoia China / ByteDance
Richard Liu, 5Y Capital / Xiaomi
Zhen Zhang, Gaorong Capital /alPinduoduo
JP Gan, INCE Capital / BiliBili
Anna Fang, ZhenFund /Yatsen
Yi Cao, Source Code Capital / ByteDance
Jenny Lee, GGV Capital / Kingsoft WPS
Jing Hong, Gaocheng Capital / Youzan
Steven Ji, Sequoia China / Ele.me
Tuck Lye Koh, Shunwei Capital / Xiaomi
James Mi, Lightspeed China Partners / Pinduoduo
Jixun Foo, GGV Capital / Xpeng
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