Austin Yoder, EWMBA ’21, was born in New York but grew up in Hong Kong and Jakarta. He studied Chinese at Georgetown University and proceeded to move to Taiwan shortly after graduating to start a tea company amongst other entrepreneurial endeavors.
Austin currently works at the Stanford Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (CES) where his team puts out research reports on Search Funds. Check it out here! Austin continues to pursue his passion for entrepreneurship and came to Berkeley Haas to learn how to be a better business operator.
Lastly, he shares with us the benefits of the MBA education and how it can complement the Search Fund model for budding first-time entrepreneurs. Austin is an excellent resource on Search Funds for any curious students!