Founder and managing partner, Cherubic Ventures
Matt Cheng pioneering spirit continues to propel Cherubic Ventures to success
Matt Cheng is the founder and managing partner of Cherubic Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley and Greater China. Born in Tapei, Cheng has over 15 years of entrepreneurial and venture investment experience and was included in Cyzone’s Top 40 Under 40 list of early-stage investors for four consecutive years (from 2013 to 2016).
Before venturing into finance, Cheng was a top-ranked ITF world junior tennis player in Taiwan. Despite being a talented athlete, he decided on a future in entrepreneurship and studied Information Management at National Taiwan University. He was a founding team member and chief strategy officer of Tian Ge Interactive and the co-founder of Fotoable, Inc., which has been downloaded in over 40 countries.
Cheng founded Cherubic Ventures in 2014 to support founders and share his entrepreneurial passions. A pioneering institutional angel investor worldwide, Cherubic was among the first investors in Hims & Hers, Calm, Flexport, and Wish. In 2021, the venture capital firm doubled its number of unicorns with two IPOs and one major acquisition added to its portfolio.