Jason Ma – Keynote Speaker
Leading Member of The B20 for The G20, Business & Education Thought Leader, Board Advisor, Next-Generation Leadership Expert, CEO & Chief Mentor of ThreeEQ, Acclaimed Author
Keynote Speaker Category: Business & Management, Economics & Finance, Facilitators & Moderators, Future & Technology, Leadership & Motivation, Society & Education
Topics: America, Asia, Economics, Education, Emerging Markets, Entrepreneurs, Future, Global Trends, Leadership, Millennials, Motivation, Performance, Social Media, Strategy
Jason Ma‘s Biography
Jason Ma is a luminary G20 business and education influencer, Board advisor, strategic global business advisor, mentor of next-generation leaders, elite college admissions counselor, applied researcher, acclaimed author, keynote speaker, and masterclass leader. As one of the world’s top experts, Ma captivates, educates, and inspires audiences worldwide to reflect and act towards increasing their ROI and positive transformation, if not transcendence.
Ma is the Founder, CEO, and Chief Mentor of ThreeEQ, an innovative global business, leadership, career, family, education, and university admissions success consulting firm. Ma is the author of the acclaimed book Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers, and a Forbes contributor on Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Education, and College Admissions (2011-6) whose articles have produced nearly 1 million views. His work has been featured in various top media, including Forbes, CNBC Asia (Managing Asia and Squawk Box), Business Rockstars, Fast Company, iHeartMedia, Channel NewsAsia, and Teen Kids News.
Ma serves as a well-connected, trusted strategic/senior advisor at both Western and Asian growth-minded enterprises, including Bright Scholar Education Group (NYSE: BEDU), China’s largest operator of K-12 private schools, and another group of companies chaired by a Wall Street titan. Applying his remarkably effective “3EQ” and “4S” success mentoring framework, Ma has personally mentored and positively transformed hundreds of millennials and teens as both leaders and beings. The achievements of many of Ma’s students include great career growth and/or admissions to Ivy League universities, Stanford, UC Berkeley, MIT, Oxford, Imperial, and other elite universities—and sustainable happiness.
As a renowned global business and education thought leader, Ma serves as Silicon Valley’s leading member of the B20, the G20’s official advisory council and dialogue with the global business community, contributing on both the Employment and Education Taskforce and the SMEs Cross-thematic Group. He’s been a leading B20 member through the G20 and B20 hosted by Australia, Turkey, China, and Germany, and looks forward to working with Argentina. Ma is a World Chinese Economic Summit Global Advisory Council member, a DC Finance Steering Committee member, and a NYTimes Higher Ed Leaders Forum delegate. He is a former APEC CEO Summit delegate, Pacific Basin Economic Council member, and has been a Forbes Global CEO Conference delegate for 8 years.
Ma has spoken regularly at the World Chinese Economic Summit, Global China and India Business Meetings, family office conferences in the U.S. and Asia; private events at multinational corporations, institutions, and high net worth family groups; Stanford University, UC Berkeley, INSEAD, and other universities; K-12 school districts; and other summits around the world. Ma is a featured keynote speaker at the Harvard Business School Association of N. California and the Harvard Club of San Francisco.
Jason Ma’s perspective has been enhanced by over 3 decades of seasoned business and entrepreneurial experience in innovative technology, education, expert, and traditional industries and more than 2 million miles of world travels to some 40 countries across Asia Pacific, Europe, Israel, and the Americas. Earlier in his career, as an international business senior executive at several leading tech companies, Ma had successfully led managing relationships with hundreds of corporations.
Ma holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from UC Berkeley College of Engineering. Ma and his wife are joyful parents of two vivacious, high-achieving daughters. In the Ma family (playfully, the “MAfia”), Ma values unconditional love, high standards on what matters, and humor.