Founded in 2002, Gobi Partners is a venture capital firm with its headquarters and incubation center in Shanghai, additional offices in Beijing, Hong Kong, and Tianjin, as well as an overseas office in Singapore. A leading investor in early stage digital media and technology companies in China, Gobi manages four funds with over US$300 million under management. Since its establishment, Gobi has funded dozens of early to traction stage companies and continues to invest actively in the region.
Gobi’s team of investment professionals has been investing and operating in China for nearly two decades, and has acquired extensive experience across a variety of disciplines and industries. The full team also includes support professionals who provide access to valuable financial, human resources, IT, financial and public relations expertise for portfolio companies.
Gobi brings additional value to its entrepreneurs by providing access to and leveraging the networks and resources of key strategic investors which include: IBM, McGraw-Hill, Nokia Growth Partners, NTT DoCoMo, Sierra Ventures and Steamboat Ventures. Government partners also include the Shanghai Pudong Science and Technology Investment Company, the Tianjin Hi-Tech Group, and the Singapore Media Development Authority (MDA).
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