Larry Li on the Forbes Top 20 Notable Chinese American List

Amino Capital
2 min readSep 25, 2021
Larry Li @ Forbes Top 20 Notable Chinese American List

Congrats to our own Larry Li! He made his appearance on the Forbes Top 20 Notable Chinese American List.

“There are about 160,000 Chinese Americans in the United States who invest or own companies. They generate more than $240 billion in revenue and 1.3 million jobs every year” — “Economist Intelligence Unit” (EIU)

Among the 60 people on the list, 18 are women, accounting for 30%; in terms of industry sectors, most of the winners are from finance, technology and eduction; Geographically, they are mainly from Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, New York and Canada.

On the Top 20 “business leaders” list, the average annual revenue of the companies where the selected candidates are from is $3.82 billion USD. Among them are not only Coursera founder Andrew Ng, Zoom CEO Eric Yuan, but also Li Ke, executive vice president of the company, Larry Qiang Li, founder of Amino Capital, angel investor of the fintech unicorn Chime Bank, and Hou Xiaodi, chief technology officer of TuSimple, a world-leading autonomous driving public company.

Here is the selected list of Forbes Top 20 Business Leaders:

  • Garry Tan, Founding Partner, Initialized Capital | Stanford
  • Steve Chen, Cofounder, Youtube | UIUC
  • Andrew Cheng, Cofounder, Panda Express | University of Missouri
  • Weili Dai, Cofounder, Marvell |UC Berkeley
  • Yongping Duan, Founder, BBK Electronics, Oppo, Vivo | Renmin University
  • Xiaodi Hou, CoFounder and CTO, TuSimple | Caltech
  • Jensen Huang, CoFounder and CEO, Nvidia | Stanford
  • Justin Kan, Founder, Twitch | Yale
  • Ke Li, Executive President, BYC | Fudan
  • Qiang Larry Li, Founding Partner, AMINO Capital | Tsinghua
  • Alfred Lin, Partner, Sequoia Capital | Harvard
  • Ida Hongmin Liu, Global Head, Citi Private Bank | Wellesley College
  • Hung Wang, Chairman and Founder, Golden Eagle Retail Group |Louisiana State University
  • Andrew Ng, Founder, Coursera | UC Berkeley
  • Ken Xie, CoFounder Fortinet | Stanford
  • Reynold Xin, CoFounder, Databricks | UC Berkeley
  • Mei Xu, Founder and CEO, Yes She May | U of Maryland
  • Tony Xu, founder, Doordash | Stanford
  • Eric Yuan, Founder, Zoom | China University of Mining and Technology
  • Anne Chow, Business CEO, AT&T | Cornell

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