Jason Ma

  • Preeminent Mentor & Acclaimed Author of Young Leaders 3.0
  • Boardroom/C-Suite Advisor & Global Business Rainmaker
  • Leading Member of the Business 20 (B20) with the G20
  • Founder, CEO & Chief Mentor of ThreeEQ

Jason Ma 馬良傑 is an influential G20 business and education leader, preeminent success coach/mentor to executive and next-generation leaders, boardroom/C-suite advisor and global business rainmaker, acclaimed author, and sought-after speaker and masterclass leader. His firm, ThreeEQ, is a premier global business, leadership, career, university, admissions, education, family, and personal success consulting firm, which helps select enterprises, high net worth families, and both older and young leaders to grow and succeed. He is the acclaimed author of Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers and is a renowned Forbes contributor (2011-6) with over 1 million views. As a sought-after orator, Ma consistently captivates, educates, and inspires audiences worldwide to reflect and act towards increasing their ROI and positive transformation, if not transcendence.

Through the G20 presidencies in Australia, Turkey, China, Germany, and currently Argentina, Ma has served as a leading member of the Business 20 (B20), contributing on the foremost Employment and Education Taskforce. As the private sector’s voice of the G20 community, the B20 leads engagement with and makes business and education policy recommendations to the G20 governments. He is also a World Chinese Economic Summit Global Advisory Council member, a DC Finance Steering Committee member, and a NYTimes Higher Ed Leaders Forum delegate. Ma is a former APEC CEO Summit delegate and Pacific Basin Economic Council member, and has been a Forbes Global CEO Conference delegate for 8 years.

Ma’s perspective has been enhanced by over 3 decades of seasoned operating and entrepreneurial experience in innovative technology, education, and expert industries—with more than 2 million miles of world travels to over 40 countries across Asia Pacific, Europe/Israel, and the Americas. Ma successfully made deals with hundreds of enterprises; co-built leading tech companies (IPO or M&A); counseled numerous families on school, admissions, and personal success; and co-founded, invested in, and shrewdly exited from a few IT, new media, edtech, and education services companies.

 

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I would like to thank you for speaking at our 4th annual Florida Family Office Meetings. Your discussion regarding impact investments were eye opening as well as intriguing. Your participation brought along a wealth of knowledge and depth, setting a new standard for all our conferences. I also thank you for moderating the New Technologies Panel at our Tech-dedicated Family Office Meeting that took place on March 28th in New York. The panel was a great success and was a major interest during the conference. I look forward to our future events.

A Sample of the Groups That Have Hosted Jason Ma
  • UC Berkeley
  • INSEAD Singapore Campus
  • Harvard Business School Association of N. California
  • Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Association of Family Offices in Asia and Association of Private Bankers in Greater China Region
  • DC Finance
  • Asian Strategy and Leadership Institute
  • Marcus Evans
  • NAAAP San Francisco
  • Ends and Means at The Pacific-Union Club
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Global Business, Geopolitics, and Cultural Trends & Developments

The Future of Work: What You Need to Know and How to Advance Employment, Education, Digital Economy, and Industry 4.0 Trends in the G20 Technology Industry Growth Trends and Insights: West (Silicon Valley) Meets East (Asia/China) Asia/China and International Business Growth Strategies and Roadmaps ...

  • The Future of Work: What You Need to Know and How to Advance
  • Employment, Education, Digital Economy, and Industry 4.0 Trends in the G20
  • Technology Industry Growth Trends and Insights: West (Silicon Valley) Meets East (Asia/China)
  • Asia/China and International Business Growth Strategies and Roadmaps in Turbulent Times
  • Inside the Diverse Cultures & Mindsets of Americans and Asians/Chinese: How to Advance
  • Perspective and Tips on the Dynamic, Volatile, Global New Normal with US President Trump

Next-Generation Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Human Capital, Mentorship, & Personal Success

Entrepreneurship and Innovation When Change Is Accelerating—Silicon Valley Style How to Hone the “OS & Apps” in Your (Entrepreneurial) Mind & Soul How to Rescue Ourselves from Addictive Technologies/Apps and Be Productive & Happier How to Unleash Your Own Full Potential to Be Happier, H ...

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation When Change Is Accelerating—Silicon Valley Style
  • How to Hone the “OS & Apps” in Your (Entrepreneurial) Mind & Soul
  • How to Rescue Ourselves from Addictive Technologies/Apps and Be Productive & Happier
  • How to Unleash Your Own Full Potential to Be Happier, Healthier, and Wealthier
  • Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers
  • How to Effectively Mentor the Next Generation for Success Anywhere and Across Cultures
  • How to Build High-End Client Relationships and Achieve Sales In Our Inundated World
  • How to Hone Your Pragmatic Emotional, Social, and Leadership Intelligence (“3EQ”) For Success
  • How to Become the Millennial or Gen Z Employee Companies Love to Keep and Develop
  • How to Become the Boss or Older Colleague That Millennials and Gen Z’ers Love to Work With

Education, Family, & Parenting Success

Preparing Your Children For Middle/High School, University, Career, and Personal Success What They Don’t Teach You at Ivy League Universities Hypercompetitive US Elite College Admissions: How Your High Schoolers Can Advance How to Hone Family Values and Become More Effective, Joyful Parents Western ...

  • Preparing Your Children For Middle/High School, University, Career, and Personal Success
  • What They Don’t Teach You at Ivy League Universities
  • Hypercompetitive US Elite College Admissions: How Your High Schoolers Can Advance
  • How to Hone Family Values and Become More Effective, Joyful Parents
  • Western vs. Asian/Chinese Parenting Styles and Family Success Strategies
  • Why to Start Preparing for College in Sixth Grade

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Jason Ma, Forbes Contributor

JASON MA is a luminary G20 business and education thought leader, mentor of next-generation leaders, college counselor, author, and sought-after speaker. His contributions to Forbes can keep you ahead of the game with unrivaled insights.

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Serving as a leading member of the Business 20 (B20), contributing on the Employment and Education Taskforce, making business and education policy recommendations to the G20 governments, and as a World Chinese Economic Summit Global Advisory Council member, a DC Finance Steering Committee member, Jason Ma travels the world over to take part in newsmaker meetings and events to stay on top of the latest developments and offer his clients the latest insights.  You can keep up with Jason Ma's most prominent news here:

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Having had the privilege to attend or speak at some of the world’s most influential business gatherings, JASON MA has met some of the world’s greatest leaders, private sector tycoons, global CEOs, and fellow business and education influencers.  As mementos of these great meetings, Jason has garnered many photos with these renowned achievers. 

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Biography

Jason Ma 馬良傑 is Founder, CEO and Chief Mentor of ThreeEQ Inc., a premier global business, leadership, career, university, admissions, education, family, and personal success consulting firm. Ma believes that most people have yet to unleash their full potential. His sage advice, guidance, and network have effected many to achieve great outcomes in their own life stages and to move towards becoming the best version of themselves. Ma leads ThreeEQ to help select enterprises, high net worth families, and both older and young leaders, Western and Asian, to win, grow, and succeed.

Worldwide, Ma serves as not only a preeminent success coach/mentor to executive and next-generation leaders but also a trusted boardroom/C-suite advisor and global business rainmaker. In addition, Ma is a sought-after keynote speaker and masterclass leader who captivates, educates, and inspires audiences to reflect and act towards increasing their ROI and positive transformation, if not transcendence.

Ma is the acclaimed author of Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers. He is a renowned Forbes contributor on leadership, entrepreneurship, education, and university admissions during 2011-6 with over 1 million views. His work has been featured in various top media, including Forbes, CNBC Asia (Managing Asia), Business Rockstars, Fast Company, Channel NewsAsia. His applied research complements his mission to help make the world a wealthier, happier, and emotionally healthier place.

Ma’s perspective has been enhanced by over three decades of seasoned operating and entrepreneurial experience in innovative technology, education, and expert industrieswith more than 2 million miles of world travels to over 40 countries across the Americas, Asia Pacific, and Europe/Israel. Ma successfully sold internationally to hundreds of enterprises; co-built leading tech companies (IPO or M&A); counseled numerous families on school, admissions, and personal success; and co-founded, invested in, and exited from a few IT, new media, edtech, and education services companies.

As an influential global business and education leader, Ma is a leading member of the Business 20 (B20) with the G20, and has served on the foremost B20 Employment and Education Taskforce from 2014 to present. He also contributed to the SMEs Cross-thematic Group at B20 Germany. As the private sector’s voice of the G20 community, the B20 leads engagement with and makes business and education policy recommendations to the G20 governments. Ma has served as a member of the B20 through the G20 and B20 presidencies hosted in Australia, Turkey, China, Germany, and currently Argentina. He is also a World Chinese Economic Summit Global Advisory Council member, a DC Finance Steering Committee member, and a NYTimes Higher Ed Leaders Forum delegate. Ma is a former APEC CEO Summit delegate and Pacific Basin Economic Council member, and has been a Forbes Global CEO Conference delegate for eight years since 2015.

In addition, Jason Ma is deeply involved in developing both Western and Asian next-generation leaders as a remarkably inspiring, effective, and trusted executive and next-generation leaders’ success coach and mentor. By applying his own “3EQ” and “4S” success mentoring framework, Ma has personally guided 1-on-1 and transformed hundreds of older and young individuals not only to achieve key next-level goals and become or rise as successful leaders in business or in school, but also to move towards becoming the best version of themselves and reach sustainable joy in their lives. Ma’s former students can be found running or working at renowned enterprises, nonprofits, and startups, working in government, and attending top schools (all eight Ivy League universities, Stanford, MIT, UC Berkeley, Oxford, etc.).

As a sought-after orator, Ma has consistently inspired and enlightened audiences at the World Chinese Economic Summit; Global China and India Business Meetings; Multinational Corporations; Family Office conferences in the US and Asia; High Net Worth private family groups; Stanford University, UC Berkeley, and INSEAD; Los Angeles Unified School District and other K-12 school districts; and other summits around the world. Most recently, Ma captivated and enlightened a packed audience of high-achieving parents and C-suite/senior executives as the keynote speaker on preparing young people for success at a special event enthusiastically sponsored by the Harvard Business School Association of Northern California and co-sponsored by the alumni clubs of Harvard, Stanford GSB, UC Berkeley Haas, and Wharton in SF/Silicon Valley. Ma is honored to share the stage at times with former and current world leaders, billionaires/tycoons, and global 1000 CEOs.

Jason Ma holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from UC Berkeley College of Engineering. Originally from Hong Kong, Ma is multicultural, is fluent in Cantonese, and speaks Mandarin. SF Bay Area residents, he and his wife are joyful parents of two happy, high-achieving daughters. In the Ma family (playfully, the “MAfia”), Ma values unconditional love, high standards on what matters, and humor.