About Michael Yang
Based in Silicon Valley, Michael is a Managing Partner of OMERS Ventures leading the fund’s investment efforts in the U.S.
Prior to joining OMERS Ventures in 2019, Michael was a Managing Director for Comcast Ventures where he focused on investing in ecommerce and emerging technology sectors such as digital health, VR/AR, IoT, as well as drones and autonomous vehicles. Some of his investments included KiwiCo, Accolade, Brightside, Baobab Studios, Felix & Paul Studios, August Home, Precision Hawk and Pony.ai. Previously, Michael was a VP/GM at Yahoo! and also held operating roles at AOL and Zaplet. He has also been a management consultant with AT Kearney and started his venture career with Atlas Venture.
Michael currently serves on the boards of Accolade, KiwiCo and Felix & Paul Studios.
He holds an MBA from Harvard and a BS in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.