Dun Xiao

Co-founder of Shanghai Yiqi Zuoye Information Technology Co., Ltd.

    Dun Xiao is co-founder of 17zuoye.com (a.k.aHomework Together), the largest online homework platform for K12 students in China. Dun is also co-founder of Dun & Huang Ltd., one of the earliest leading education APP developers in iOS store and has had over 8 years of experience with education technology. Prior to his entrepreneurial life, Dun has been involved with organising the Beijing and London Olympic and Paralympic Games, and as a Derivatives Trader in UBS. Dun serves on the board of a few education related NGOs and is passionate about philanthropy. Dun enjoys swimming, running and playing the trumpet regularly, and is a Master Trainer of Neural Linguistic Programming. Dun has studied in Cambridge, MIT and Harvard University, and graduated with a Master’s degree in Electrical and Information Engineering from Cambridge University.
    17zuoye (a.k.a. Homework together) is the largest online education platform for K12 schools in China. 17zuoye was launched in Oct 2011, and now it covers over 40 million users.

    17zuoye’s mission is to ‘make learning beautiful’. 17zuoye provides the teachers with good teaching tools and comprehensive statistics, the students with interesting learning apps and individualized adaptive learning content, and the parents with immediate study reports. 17zuoye also acts as a social network for these users, having the largest real-name based online teachers’ forum and Wechat parent’s community in the country. Users can communicate, learn and grow in a loving environment.