Henry V. Bao

Community Architect- Growth and Product Strategist in New York

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Henry V. Bao works with Techstars portfolio companies on product and growth engineering initiatives. He is a mentor at Thinkful and Oxford Foundry (Oxford University's new entrepreneurship center opened by Tim Cook in October 2017).

Bao is also the Founder & Chief Question Asker of 10 NEXUS, a network that offers space for conscious conversations in global cultural hubs.

As a contributor to Thrive Global, he writes about technology, mindfulness, community building, and the future of how we live and work.

Previously, Bao built communities and worked in product management and growth marketing at leading companies such as Tesla energy, Nextdoor, Gilt.com, and Starwood Hotels & Resorts.

Bao earned his BA from Amherst College, and was a 2012 Dean's Scholar at Oxford University.

  • Work
    • Oxford Foundry
  • Education
    • Oxford University
    • Amherst College
    • Sciences Po Paris