After graduating from Harvard Law School (J.D. 1993) and Wharton Business School (University of Pennsylvania, B.S. in Finance and B.S. in Computer Science, 1989), Jason devoted much of his early career to the nonprofit and financial consulting fields, more recently taking executive positions in the petroleum and aviation industries. In the financial area, Jason was with the Mergers & Acquisitions Department at Morgan Stanley in New York and later at a healthcare acquisition fund in Greenwich, CT. From 1994 to 1997, he served as the Vice President of Da-Yuan Consulting, Inc. in Taiwan and managed a wide range of financial and managerial consulting projects in Asia.
In the nonprofit area, Jason was the Executive Director of Hwa-Yue Foundation in Taiwan responsible for the foundation's projects in China, Taiwan, India and Nepal (from 1994-1998). After moving to the U.S. in 1998, Jason served as the Executive Director for two nonprofits in California, managing programs ranging from international humanitarian services to medical research.
In 2004, he joined Pioneer Oil as a Managing Partner and the Chief Financial Officer and in 2005, he joined Groen Brothers Aviation Inc. as Vice President and Head of Business Development for Asia. Jason successfully sold his ownership interest in Pioneer Oil in 2011. He now focuses on investment projects in real estate and aviation business as well as international petroleum and energy trading businesses.
Pioneer Oil, Managing Partner/CFO
Groen Brothers Aviation Inc., Vice President/Head of Business Development
Morgan Stanley, Mergers & Acquisitions Banker
Harvard Law School, J.D.
Wharton Business School, B.S. in Finance
University of Pennsylvania, B.S. in Computer Science
Chinese (Mandarin), English