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Mr. Ho has served as the President of SMC since its founding in June 2001. Previously, he was a Principal and Chief Financial Officer of McKinsey & Company, Inc. During his 16 years with McKinsey, he led the financial and tax planning for the firm and its worldwide partner group, as well as the identification, evaluation, and selection of traditional and alternative asset managers for over $1 billion of assets in its qualified employee plans and in-house investment office. Mr. Ho was also a Trustee of McKinsey's Profit-Sharing Retirement Plan and a member of the firm's Investment Committee. After leaving McKinsey in 1998 and prior to joining SMC, Mr. Ho was a private investor and consultant. Prior to joining McKinsey, he was associated with the law firm of Donovan Leisure Newton & Irvine.

Mr. Ho is currently a member of the Advisory Council of the Yale Entrepreneurship Institute, a member of the Investor Board of Venture for America, a Mentor at both these organizations, and a Trustee of the Museum of Chinese in America. He received a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.S., with honors, in Administrative Science from Yale College. He is a member of the New York Bar and the California Bar.

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Mr. Ho has served as the President of SMC since its founding in June 2001. Previously, he was a Principal and Chief Financial Officer of McKinsey & Company, Inc. During his 16 years with McKinsey, he led the financial and tax planning for the firm and its worldwide partner group, as well as the identification, evaluation, and selection of traditional and alternative asset managers for over $1 billion of assets in its qualified employee plans and in-house investment office. Mr. Ho was also a Trustee of McKinsey's Profit-Sharing Retirement Plan and a member of the firm's Investment Committee. After leaving McKinsey in 1998 and prior to joining SMC, Mr. Ho was a private investor and consultant. Prior to joining McKinsey, he was associated with the law firm of Donovan Leisure Newton & Irvine.

Mr. Ho is currently a member of the Advisory Council of the Yale Entrepreneurship Institute, a member of the Investor Board of Venture for America, a Mentor at both these organizations, and a Trustee of the Museum of Chinese in America. He received a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.S., with honors, in Administrative Science from Yale College. He is a member of the New York Bar and the California Bar.

Current Portfolio Company Board and Observer Seats

  • IsoPlexis