Pocket Sun is the founder of SoGal, a global entrepreneurship and venture capital community that redefines the next generation of diverse founders and funders. She co-founded SoGal Ventures, the world’s first female-led millennial venture capital firm investing in the US and Asia. Her investments include Asia's largest fitness subscription service GuavaPass, digital media platform for world's millennial women Mogul, smart trainable hardware company Hidrate, facial recognition technology Kairos, custom-made nail wraps NailSnaps, and coworking community AK Valley.
Pocket received her Master’s Degree from the University of Southern California in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and shortly after became one of the youngest people to ever be on the cover of Forbes Magazine at the age of 24.
She has been recognized with many awards and features for her entrepreneurial achievements, including Forbes 30 Under 30 in VC, BBC World News, LinkedIn Top Voices, Harper’s BAZAAR “Women of Our Time”, Prestige “40 Under 40”, CCTV, The Straits Times, Business Times, Channel News Asia, DBS “Asian Unstoppables”, etc. She speaks routinely to organizations such as National University of Singapore and London Business School, and has keynoted around the world at IEBE, SLUSH, Silicon Dragon, Startup Village, TEDx events, and more.
Fund's investment verticals: Consumer Services, Healthtech