Death of a venture capitalist in Beijing after a Legacy course evidences the CCP’s idiosyncratic approach to the question of the Xie Jiao.
On August 14, 2021, a 32-year-old woman was admitted to the emergency ward of Beijing’s Chaoyang Hospital. Doctors learned that she had collapsed in class during a particularly demanding course. Her name was Wei Meng, or Sara Wei, as she was known in her California office. She had joined in 2014 the venture capital investment firm DCM, based in Menlo Park, California, Beijing, and Tokyo. She had just become principal of the firm at the beginning of this year.
Her heart was compromised. Despite the doctors’ efforts, Wei Meng passed away in Chaoyang Hospital on August 17, 2021.
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