Yan is an Operating Partner of VCP, focused on China, having worked with VCP on its China strategy since 2012. He is the co-founder and CEO of Yetang, a leading Chinese consumer internet business. Previously Yan co-founded Meiloo, a physician directory in China, which he led as CEO. Before Meiloo, Yan served as Chief Representative for Random House in China. He began his career as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers in New York. Yan is based in Beijing.