Andrew Yang

Social Entrepreneur
Founder and CEO, Venture for America

Andrew Yang is the Founder and CEO of Venture for America, a fellowship program that places top college graduates in start-ups for 2 years in low-cost U.S. cities to generate job growth and train the next generation of entrepreneurs. Prior to founding Venture for America Yang was the CEO and President of Manhattan GMAT. He was named a Champion of Change by the White House for his work with Venture for America and one of Fast Company’s “100 Most Creative People in Business.” He is a graduate of Columbia Law and Brown University. Yang’s first book is Smart People Should Build Things.