Dubbed “Queen of VC” in China, Xu has spotted great companies that others were not quite interested in, like Chinese online retail giant JD.com
Xu Xin, also known as Kathy Xu, is not the kind of investor who casts a wide net. Capital Today, which she founded in 2005 and currently manages $2.5bn worth of funds, targets only three sectors – internet, consumer products and retail – and, on average, invests in only five to six companies annually.
But the narrowed focus and small number of deals have not stopped her from building a reputation in China as “Queen of VC."
Xu has made it into the Forbes Midas List that recognizes the top 100 VCs across the world. She ranked 6th in 2019 and 14th in 2020. She also topped the Fo...