The business world is diversifying. With so many market gaps, the demand and supply of certain commodities and services will vary. A rapidly growing area of business is private investment. In business development as an entrepreneur, especially during startup, there comes a time where you need financial support. That’s where private investors like Jay Yu step in.
Yu, a top private investor in the industry, provides strategic consulting and corporate advisory services to various businesses. Raised in on the streets of Manhattan, New York City, Yu has grown his brand to become a leading entrepreneur through hard work, consistency, and determination.
Despite a tough childhood, Jay Yu has risen above all the difficulties and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the City College of New York. Growing up as a first-generation immigrant, he faced racism, especially in school. Still, it did not stop him from achieving his goals. His love for giving back to society and helping young children get an education was always strong. He has started LunarNYC. a non-profit organization that funds and empowers youth through sports and education.
Being a self-taught private investor, Yu understands his client’s needs and works to satisfy them best. He has invested in various companies in gold mining exploration, private aviation, Fintech and Blockchain, Airbnb, and legal and medical Cannabis companies. Yu has also advised hundreds of private and public companies on mergers and acquisitions, capital funding, IPO listings and brand growth. In all these, the clients can attest to how he took their businesses to the next level. Yu values his clients, and that’s why he can travel anywhere in the world for a face-to-face meeting with his clients to show how transparent and genuine he is as a real deal maker.
Jay Yu says, “It’s okay to stumble along the way but don’t lose the lesson. There will be many ups and downs, but what will keep you on your toes every morning is choosing something you are passionate about. Be ready not to give up no matter the outcome. Set a goal and dedicate your time and self towards attaining the goal. Surround yourself with supportive people who are where you want to be. It is said that you are the average of five people you spend most of your time with.”
According to Jay Yu, when it comes to choosing a business partner, one should know the other person well, his goals, vision, and what he brings into the partnership. Trust, loyalty and honor are key attributes while looking across the table.
Considering Jay Yu’s story, it is evident that nothing is impossible, and the sky is never the limit.