Rong Yu

Startups / Product Management/ Architecture



I am a CTO-in-Residence in the Startup Advocacy team based in Shanghai China. Prior to this role, I had many years of product management in Microsoft product groups working on a variety of products such as Azure Database for MySQL, Azure Media Services, Windows Server, Server Solutions for small businesses, and Active Directory. Prior to Microsoft, I held development lead and group engineering manager positions in WebEx Communications. I have a passion for supporting innovations, startups, and the broader communities.


  • Product management
  • Software architecture
  • Cloud
  • Database