InnoSpring is Silicon Valley’s first US-China technology start-up incubator. Its focus is on encouraging startups to expand beyond their home countries to lead huge market opportunities in the US and China. Founded in 2012, InnoSpring is a joint project between Tsinghua University Science Park (TusPark), Shui On Group (Shui On), Northern Light Venture Capital and Silicon Valley Bank (SVB). InnoSpring is located in Santa Clara, California.
Innospring provides a nurturing startup ecosystem with a wide variety of services and support for startups, including: funding, mentor and advisory services, virtual/physical coworking space, workshops, in-house resources (accounting/bookkeeping, HR, paralegal etc), access to its extensive venture capital and angel investor network, and referrals to professional services for U.S. and Chinese startups interested in cross-border development.
InnoSpring’s leadership team brings significant cross-border, operational, and technological experiences to help accelerate startup growth. CEO Xiao Wang marries deep expertise in the biotech field with a passion for finding and helping young companies. As the only female CEO of a Silicon Valley incubator Xiao gives InnoSpring a fresh perspective, and the charismatic leadership needed to help disrupt the traditional incubator model.
InnoSpring’s partners are united by a common vision and deep passion for supporting entrepreneurs and shaping global innovation, particularly between the two powerhouse economies of the United States and China.
INNOSPRING SEED FUND
The InnoSpring Accelerator Program and all InnoSpring investments are funded through the InnoSpring Seed Fund, established in 2012 with the support from leading investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) and KPCB China, Northern Light Venture Capital (NLVC), GSR Ventures, China Broadband Capital (CBC) and TEEC Angel Fund.
Good corporate governance is the basis for our decision-making and control processes and comprises responsible, value-based management and monitoring focused on long-term success, goal-oriented and efficient cooperation between our Managing and Supervisory Boards, respect for the interests of our shareholders and employees, transparency and responsibility in all our entrepreneurial decisions and an appropriate risk management system.