Dr. Jiong Ma
President and CEO
Dr. Jiong Ma, our President and CEO, brings over 25 years of experience in investing, building, and scaling global technology companies. She served as Senior Partner and a member of the investment committee at Braemar Energy Ventures, leading investments in resource efficiency, e-mobility, industrial digitalization, renewable energy, and deep tech.
Jiong currently serves on the board of Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (NYSDAQ: AVXL) and has served on more than 10 boards, and currently serves as an advisory board member for Demeter Partners, a VC/PE fund dedicated to ecological and energy transformation in Europe, and the National Renewable Energy Labs, a national laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy which develops solutions to transform the generation, consumption, storage, and distribution of energy.
Previously, Jiong was an investment professional at 3i, a global private equity firm, where she led investments in technology & media, digital health, and cleantech. Prior to 3i, Jiong held several senior positions at Lucent Technologies and Bell Labs, responsible for product portfolio strategy, new product launches, and research and product development. Earlier still, she was a founding team member of Onetta, a fiber networks company. Dr. Ma holds a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder, an MS in Electrical Engineering from Worchester Polytechnic Institute, a BS in Physics and Electrical Engineering from Lanzhou University in China, and she is also a Kauffman Fellow.