John Zai

John Zai

John Zai

Chief Executive Officer, Cocoon Networks

John is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Cocoon Networks, the first and the largest Chinese-capital backed international startup ecosystem. Meanwhile, he is a mentor at Mayor’s International Business Programme and the Chairman of the British Chinese Young Entrepreneurs Association (BCYEA), the largest Chinese startup community in Britain.

John has been extremely active in venture capital investment focusing on supporting the growth of technology startup companies in Europe and China. With this concept, Cocoon Networks aims to bridge equity investment and technology transfer between China and the UK. So far, Cocoon Networks has collaborated with local governments, professional institutions, investment/PE companies, and the world’s leading incubators, accelerators and universities.