Steven Yaung is the Founder and Managing Partner of Dragonback Partners, a network of venture partners who work with private equity, venture capital, and family offices to source, grow, and accelerate their portfolio companies.
Steve is an accomplished CEO and Managing Director with over 25 years of building and growing businesses in Asia. His career has seen him manage many businesses varying in size and complexity across Asia, driving growth and delivering substantial value creation for shareholders. After starting his career at General Electric’s Financial Management Program (FMP), Steven went on to successfully start up and exit a food manufacturing and processing business in China. He then went on to focus on the consumer and retail industry where he progressively moved up the ranks at several multinational conglomerates to hold executive roles at AS Watson, The Honest Company, Folli Follie, and The Body Shop.
Steven is a graduate of the University of Michigan and lives in Hong Kong with his wife Rachel and his three daughters – Lia (12), Eva (8), and Luna (7).