Brian Yang

Brian Yang

Cofounder and EVP of Strategic Investment, Cacafly

 

A YEF alumni (2003), Brian co-founded funP cacaFly International Media, the No.1 digital advertisement agency in 2007 with Nathan Chiu (YEF 2003). He left Taiwan in 2010 to study MBA in Cambridge University on a scholarship, and spent the next decade in London, San Francisco, and Beijing on corporate development (NYSE: RENN), strategic corporate venture capital (ProSiebenSat1,PSM.DE), and cross border partnership roles, before returning to Taiwan to rejoin CacaFly in 2019.

Leveraging his dual experiences as startup exec and investor, he also serves as mentor in Epoch Foundation, and teaches in NCTU GMBA. 

Before his startup journey, Brian held research, engineering positions on 90nm, 65nm,45nm and 28nm circuit design in tsmc from 2003- 2008.