Real-Time Venture Capital Investing: Chi-Hua Chien's Data-Based Approach - Forbes

Chi-Hua Chien joined Kleiner Perkins in 2007 and has invested in companies including Path, Zaarly and Karma. Before joining Kleiner he was at Accel Partners where he was involved in investing in Facebook and prior to that was an entrepreneur.

In this interview as part of our Midas List coverage, Chien talks, among other things, about how he stays involved with his companies literally in real-time. He watches the data such as user and revenue data on a real-time basis.

That allows him to be constantly in communication with his companies and able to jump in to help on every swing in traffic or engagement. That’s part of a new approach to investing from a new generation of investors, he says…