Yuan-Ting Meng

Yuan-Ting leads Orbit Startups investments in Africa at SOSV, the world’s most prolific early-stage investor with over $1.5b AUM.

A firm believer in the power of impact investing, innovation, and public policy towards sustainable prosperity, Yuan-Ting has operated at the nexus of digital innovation, agribusiness, financial inclusion, and partnership across emerging economies, via her capacities at the World Bank Group, impact investment advisory and VC-backed Fintech startup. In her roles, she supported businesses and ecosystems in navigating the frontiers of disruptive technologies and building strategic alliances for impact.

Yuan-Ting regularly writes column articles about the African digital tech ecosystem on DIGITIMES, the leading global tech-focused media headquartered in Taiwan.

Passionate about cross-border collaboration and venture investment with a keen focus on Africa, Asia, and Europe, Yuan-Ting has lived and worked across four continents in Taiwan, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa, Uganda, the Netherlands, France, Russia, and the US.

She holds an M.A. in Development Economics and International Business from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.

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