VC Voices: A Conversation with Lex Zhao of One Way Ventures

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Tap into the minds of investors by joining us for VC Voices.

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On January 28th, we welcome Lex Zhao of One Way Ventures for a fireside chat about his experience and investments, focused on immigrant founders. Lex will also give his advice to founders and be taking your questions about fundraising, the investment landscape and more live.

About Lex:

At One Way Ventures, Lex identifies investment opportunities, leads diligence, and works with entrepreneurs to help build large, enduring companies. An immigrant from China, Lex previously led the operations team at Vestwell, a venture-backed fintech startup. Prior to Vestwell, Lex earned his MBA with Honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. At Chicago Booth, he was an Associate at Moderne Ventures and took part in the New Venture Challenge startup accelerator.

Lex started his career at Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, and NERA Economic Consulting, a leading economic consultancy. Lex graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Cornell University where he earned his B.A. in Economics with Distinction. Lex has also passed all three levels of the CFA Program.

About One Way Ventures:

One Way Ventures is on a mission to fund exceptional immigrant founders building high-impact global companies.

We invest in companies founded and co-founded by immigrants. Everyone on our investment team is an immigrant, so we understand the challenges of founding and scaling a company through this lens. We offer visa/legal support and references, as well as access to a network of mission-aligned industry experts and executives, many of whom are immigrants themselves.

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