Simon Sun

Venture Partner 上海

Simon Sun joined Northern Light in August 2012. He has more than ten years of experience in the internet field, covering research and development, operations, management and investment in areas of internet gaming, social networks, movie, culture and pan-internet entertainment fields. Simon worked as the first core developer and project manager of Tencent QQ, and founded Tencent Games, the world’s most popular gaming platform and was eventually promoted to be the GM of interactive entertainment department. Before joining Northern Light, he also founded and invested in several internet companies.

Simon attended Harbin Engineering University and graduated with a bachelor's degree majored in Computer Science and Technology. He holds an EMBA from the Beijing University Guang Hua Management School. He was awarded a Chinese patent in “Internet IM technology.”

  • 2000 Tencent
  • 2008 Dinghe International
  • 2012 NLVC
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