Jerome Shen, Ph.D., is the general partner of Taiwania Capital. Prior to Taiwania Capital, he was the president of Allgenesis Biotherapeutics Inc. (merged with XinChen Ventures), a new drug development company. Prior to XinChen Ventures, he was a Managing Director of Cheng Xin Venture Group, having 20 years of venture investment experience in the life science and biotech/pharmaceutical industry.
He spent most of his time collaborating with bio-scientific entrepreneurs to help grow the corporate value. In addition to the venture capital businesses, he also co-founded and held the senior executive positions with several start-ups, responsible for corporate development and strategic planning.
Dr. Shen was the Secretary General of Taiwan Biotech Association, a non-for-profit organization, from 2005 to 2008. The Association is to provide services in business development, human resources, and training programs to the members. He received his BS in Chemical Engineering at Tsing Hua University, and his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.