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Shawn Flynn



(415) 578-1445 x 4

90 New Montgomery Street

9th Floor

San Francisco, CA 94105

Shawn Flynn spent 4 plus years living and conducting business in Beijing, China. While in China, he founded, grew, and profitably exited a successful education company.  Shawn moved back to San Francisco to invest his experience, connections, and resources back into the world’s deepest and most vibrant technology ecosystem.

Shawn works with institutions, governments, and various capital sources, to help promote economic growth at a global scale. He is heavily involved in the Silicon Valley technology ecosystem of fast growing, high potential businesses.  He has played a pivotal role to help multi-nationals, both pre and post-IPO companies including overseas “Unicorns”, set up operations in Silicon Valley while connecting prominent Silicon Valley companies with strategic and funding sources overseas.  Shawn’s contacts, talent, and energy are directed at achieving Global Capital’s Clients’ goal of maximizing shareholder value during liquidity and growth capital events.

Shawn is the founder of the TV show “Silicon Valley Successes” and hosts the podcast “The Silicon Valley Podcast”.  He is passionate about building bridges that connect Silicon Valley to the rest of the world.

In April 2022, Shawn was honored to be included in the ACG's "2022 Investment Bankers to Watch List".  The list was compiled by Middle Market Growth Magazine editors based on nominations from the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) dealmaking community.

Shawn holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from UCSD and speaks Mandarin and Spanish.  He also holds FINRA Series SIE, 7, 24, 63, and 79 licenses.


Shawn Flynn –  Principal


University of California San Diego B.S. Mechanical Engineering

Lived 4+ years in China (speaks Mandarin)

Lived 2 years Costa Rica (speaks Spanish)


Head of Global Incubator focused on Artificial Intelligence

and Blockchain

Strong track record as strategic connector in Silicon Valley

technology ecosystem

International Speaker and Best-Selling Author

Host of "The Silicon Valley Podcast"


Shawn holds FINRA Series SIE, 7, 24, 63, and 79 licenses.


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