Asia Alpha is a NYC-based family office investing in top-performing alternative assets including Venture Capital and Private Equity, and backing founders from seed through growth in New York, Silicon Valley, Israel, and Asia. The founders of Asia Alpha are deeply committed to philanthropy and actively support charitable endeavors with special emphasis on Education, Scholarship, Medical Research, and Entrepreneurship. James Hahn sits on the boards of several medical, cultural, and academic institutions. He has served as member of the Wharton Undergraduate Executive Board, the New York University President's Global Council, the NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center Advisory Board, the China Entrepreneurs Forum, and the China-US Business Leaders Roundtable. He has also served on the Harvard Kennedy School Dean's Council. Lisa Yoo Hahn serves as a Trustee on the NYU Board of Trustees and is also a member of the New York University President's Global Council. The Hahn Family has endowed a medical foundation, the Hahn Cancer Research Fund, at the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and has provided research funding for the NYU Langone's Perlmutter Cancer Center. The Hahn Family has also endowed several Hahn Family Scholarships and Professorships at Harvard College, Harvard Kennedy School, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, New York University, NYU Stern, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, and NYU Langone.