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Zoom Video's $16B idea was born in founder's student days in native China

Cromwell Schubarth
Zoom Video's $16B idea was born in founder's student days in native China

Eric Yuan, Silicon Valley's newest billionaire tech founder and 48-year-old founder of San Jose-based Zoom, spent more than half his life in his native China, emigrating at age 27 after winning a visa to the U.S. on his ninth try in two years. Today, Yuan's Chinese connections continue to be a major part of the Zoom story.