TED WANG, CIO, New York
Mr. Wang is CIO of Puissance Capital and brings with him 18 years of global equities trading and investing experience. Mr. Wang was a Partner of Goldman, Sachs & Co and during his 18-year tenure at the firm he held many leadership positions, mostly recently as Co-Head of US Equities Trading and Global Co-Head of One Delta Trading and a member of the Goldman Sachs Risk Committee. At his retirement, he was the most senior Chinese partner at the firm and was deeply involved in the firm’s strategy in China, where he developed extensive relationships with government officials, regulators, corporate and investing clients. Mr. Wang has distinguished himself throughout his career at Goldman Sachs for successfully navigating many volatile markets. He also gained extensive operational expertise while managing various Goldman trading businesses globally, including operations, technology, credit and legal and compliance. Mr. Wang joined Goldman Sachs in 1996, was named Managing Director in 2002, and Partner in 2006. Prior to joining Goldman, Mr. Wang co-founded Xeotron Corp., a company specializing in DNA biochips in Texas. He holds a PhD in Physics from the University of Minnesota, an MBA from the University of Texas, Austin, and a BS from Fudan University, China. He is co-chair of the board of trustees of the Museum of Chinese in America, a trustee of the China Institute, the Dunhuang Foundation, the Spence School, and a member of Committee of 100.