Mentoring Young Leaders

Trusted Strategic Advisor to Global CEOs, Parents, & Next-Generation Leaders


ThreeEQ Inc. is a premier global business, leadership, career, university, admissions, education, family, and personal success consulting firm led by Founder, CEO and Chief Mentor Jason L. Ma 馬良傑. Ma believes that most people have yet to unleash their full potential. His sage advice, guidance, and network have effected many to achieve great outcomes in their own life stages and to move towards becoming the best version of themselves. As a preeminent mentor, the acclaimed author of Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers, a trusted boardroom/C-suite advisor and global business rainmaker, and a leading member of the B20 with the G20, Ma leads ThreeEQ to help select enterprises, HNW families, and both older and young leaders, Western and Asian, to grow and succeed. We invite you to explore how your company, your family, or just yourself as an older leader will benefit by privately working with us.


Success Stories

Your discussion regarding impact investments were eye-opening as well as intriguing. Your participation brought along a wealth of knowledge and depth, setting a new standard for all our conferences. I look forward to our future events.

Denny Chared, Managing Director, DC Finance

My son was feeling great when he finished the call with you last evening. You have a gift in the way you work with these kids. I get it.

Don Levy, former SVP of Marketing & Communications, Sony Pictures

Mr. Ma is extremely knowledgeable about the college admissions process and offers valuable insight and wisdom. He was able to identify my unique strengths and talents early on and continues to provide me with valuable advice for me as a college student. He is a trusted mentor and coach and know that I will seek his professional advice for my career path.

Carolyn Yang, Princeton University student

Mr. Ma inspired a room full of overachieving Stanford students and instructors with a relatable and actionable presentation. His talk included colorful personal anecdotes and a good sense of humor. We were very grateful for his contribution.

Rebeca Hwang, Lecturer, Stanford University, & Managing Partner, Rivet Ventures

Jason Ma and his book Young Leaders 3.0 serve to get the synapses firing between young professionals/entrepreneurs and seasoned leaders. and act as a catalyst for a new generation of leadership.

Jonathan Rosenberg, former SVP of Products, Google & author of “How Google Works”

It was truly a pleasure to host Jason Ma as an honorary speaker, where he addressed top family offices and institutional investors with excellent insights on empowering the next generation for a sustainable future. Jason is a highly engaging speaker and a fantastic collaborator.

Maya Filadska, Senior Executive Producer, APAC Investments Summit

Our entire team of administrators greatly appreciated your motivating and thought-provoking presentation. As we work to ensure that every student graduates college and career ready, your advice on how to engage students is valued.

Christopher Downing, Superintendent, Local District South, Los Angeles Unified School District

On behalf of Business Rockstars, we wanted to personally thank you for your great guest appearance on the show. Your segment was both insightful and entertaining!

Brittany Lehman, Producer, Business Rockstars

Jason Ma’s book Young Leaders 3.0 is a tour de force. This book is not only extremely helpful in guiding young people but also advantageous for parents and all adults. A classic in the making.

Narayana Murthy, Founder, Infosys & Listed as one of “The 12 Greatest Entrepreneurs of Our Time” by Fortune Magazine

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Upcoming Speeches

The following are some of sought-after speaker, masterclass leader, and boardroom advisor Jason Ma’s recent and upcoming speaking engagements. To invite Ma to inspire, enlighten, and add value meaningfully to your organization, please visit his speaking page.

Moderator and Closing Speaker
World Chinese Economic Summit 2018: Regional Roundtable Meeting
Silicon Valley, California, Sep 2018 (stay tuned…)

Leading B20 Member (Talks not yet scheduled)
The B20 with The G20 (Hosted by Argentina in 2018)
Buenos Aires, Argentina, and worldwide, 2018


Keynote Speaker
Preparing Your Children For Middle/High School, College, Career, and Personal Life Success—A Special Event
(Sponsored and organized by Harvard Business School of N. California and co-sponsored by Harvard Club of San Francisco, Harvard Club of Silicon Valley, Stanford GSB Alumni, UC Berkeley Haas Alumni Network Silicon Valley Chapter, and Wharton Club of N. California)
Palo Alto, California, Sun 3 Dec 2017

Panelist: Young Entrepreneurs Roundtable
World Chinese Economic Summit 2017: Managing Global Uncertainty, Exploring New Opportunities
Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong, China, Tue 14 Nov 2017

Moderator: Education Technology Panel
Tech Family Office Forum
New York, New York, Wed 8 Nov 2017

Moderator: Direct Investing Panel
East Coast Family Office & Wealth Management Annual Conference 2017
New York, New York, Tue 24 Oct 2017

Participant as Member of The B20 with The G20 (No Speech)
IMF & World Bank Group Annual Meetings 2017
IMF HQ & World Bank HQ, Washington, DC, 10-14 Oct 2017

Keynote Speaker: Preparing Your Children For K-12, College, and Personal Life Success
Special “Afternoon Tea” Fundraiser for Spark Program
Hillsborough, California, 6 May 2017

B20 Member Participant (No Speech)
B20 Summit 2017 (with Current G20 Chair & Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel, Political Leaders, & Fellow Business Leaders from the G20)
Berlin, Germany, 2-3 May 2017

Jason Ma 馬良傑 is a renowned international speaker on preparing for elite US university admissions, forward-looking education and global business leadership.


As Forbes contributor on leadership, entrepreneurship, education, and elite college admissions (2011-6), Jason Ma’s Forbes articles have produced more than 1 million views.

How Unconventional, Experiential Learning Is Reshaping Higher Education

How Mentors Shape Moguls, CEOs, and the Next Generation of Leaders

Why to Start Preparing for College in Sixth Grade

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Events & News

12 January 2018 — ThreeEQ
Children: Words of Gratitude from ThreeEQ’s Jason Ma
ThreeEQ founder Jason Ma reflects: “It’s a privilege and delight to see my students, including my own children, grow and contribute meaningfully as achievers and human beings through the years. Much gratitude that my younger daughter, a high school senior, got admitted Early Decision to Wharton at UPenn. She’s decided to go! And my elder daughter, a 20-year-old college senior, received Google’s sweet offer to be web solutions engineer back in Silicon Valley, her dream post-graduation job and company. She’s accepted the offer! Blessings and happy 2018, everyone!”

3 December 2017 — Harvard Business School Association of Northern California
Keynote & Q&A on Preparing Your Children For Middle/High School, College, Career, & Personal Life Success
It was Jason Ma’s honor to inspire and enlighten a packed room of high-achieving parents and C-suite/senior leaders by speaking about preparing young people for success. This special event was enthusiastically sponsored and organized by the HBS Association of N. California and co-sponsored by Harvard Club of San Francisco, Harvard Club of Silicon Valley, Stanford GSB Alumni, UC Berkeley Haas Alumni Silicon Valley Chapter, and Wharton Club of Northern California. The Churchill Club and Ends and Means at the Pacific-Union Club were kind to promote this event as well. You can watch the host’s intro, Ma’s entire speech, and Q&A here.

14 November 2017 — Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute (ASLI)
Speaking at the World Chinese Economic Summit 2017
ThreeEQ CEO/Chief Mentor and Young Leaders 3.0 author Jason Ma was honored to be a speaker for fourth consecutive year at the World Chinese Economic Summit (WCES) 世界华人经济峰会. The theme of the summit this year was “Managing Global Uncertainty: Exploring New Opportunities.” Ma spoke on the “Young Entrepreneurs Roundtable.” As mementos, photos with fellow speakers Hong Kong Chief Executive Mrs. Carrie Lam, HKTDC Chairman Vincent Lo, WCES Chairman and ASLI CEO Michael Yeoh, and other (former) World Leaders, tycoons, and business leaders are shown here.

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