David Yi

Managing Partner

Ethos Fund - Asia EdTech Alliance

Prior to Ethos, David developed $800M+ business opportunities between Asia and America as an executive at some of the most influential EdTech companies in the world, including as CEO for Riiid Labs, Head of Asia for ACT.org, and Managing Director (of Asia) for K12.com.

As a serial entrepreneur, David has 15 years experience building winning teams and successful companies. He exited twice, selling his US startups to conglomerates in Asia.

Besides business, David has spent over 20 years volunteering his time and resources for the global advancement of human capital development. He served in the Peace Corps and has participated on the boards of World Mathematical Olympiad (WMO), Stanford SMILE, and Gifted And Talented Silicon Valley Institute (GATSVI).

A graduate of Middlebury College, David holds a JD from the University of Chicago Law school and won second place at the 2009 New Venture Challenge at Chicago Booth. He lives in Saigon, Vietnam with his beautiful wife and their amazing sons.