Mentoring Young Leaders

ThreeEQ Inc. is a foremost strategic advisory firm for affluent families and global businesses. Led by Jason Ma, we help our clients achieve, grow, and succeed at next levels like never before.

Private Family Clients. At ThreeEQ, we inspire and mentor select Gen Z and Millennial high achievers with caring parents to get admitted to elite/Ivy League universities and to pave lucrative career paths as solid next-generation leaders. We work to transform and unleash the full potential in our students, so that their happiness, health, and wealth will be above the fold even among their driven peers. Testimonials abound.

Enterprise Clients. We also help select global corporates and SMEs make pragmatic decisions, win large customers, make strategic deals, and enhance soft skills and productivity. With our help, our corporate clients add to their ROI, strengthen leadership and human capital quality, and bolster revenue and profitability growth. (Please enjoy a gallery.)

Event Clients. As a globally sought-after speaker and masterclass leader, Ma inspires, motivates, and galvanizes audiences purposefully, enabling them to reflect, increase their ROI, and transform positively.

We invite you to explore how your family, your company, your association, or just yourself as a leader will benefit by 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 and enlighten meaningfully your organization, please visit his speaking page.

Motivational Speaker: Power Lunch
A Major Global Business Summit (to be revealed soon!)
Bali, Indonesia, 7 Dec 2018

Moderator: The Future of Work & Talent
The Florida Family Office & High Net Worth Conference 2018
W South Beach Hotel, Miami, Florida, 4 Dec 2018

Panelist: WCEF Plenary Session on Shaping the Digital Economy—Building an Ecosystem for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
World Chinese Economic Forum (WCEF) 2018
KL, Malaysia, 9-10 Nov 2018

B20 Employment & Education Task Force Leading Member Participant
The B20 Summit (in preparation for the G20 Leaders Summit 2018)
Buenos Aires, Argentina, 4-5 Oct 2018


Speaker: Gen Z—Tomorrow’s Digital Workers
2018 Future of Business Collaboration Webinar: Communication for the Intelligent Enterprise
Online, 30 August 2018

Moderator: Tariffs and Trade Wars—The Effect on Realtors
San Francisco Association of Realtors (SFAR) Seminar on Tariffs and International Trade
San Francisco Italian Athletic Club, California, 16 August 2018

Keynote Speaker: Next-Generation Human Capital Leadership
Deep-Dive Workshop Leader: Leadership 3.0

NASSCOM HR Summit 2018
ITC Grand Chola, Chennai, India, 26 Jul 2018

B20 Employment & Education Taskforce Leading Member Participant
The B20 Joint Task Force Meeting 2018 and
OECD Forum 2018

OECD Headquarters, Paris, France, 28-30 May 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
The Tech Family Office Forum
New York, New York, Wed 8 Nov 2017

Moderator: Direct Investing Panel
The 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.


Jason Ma is a renowned Forbes contributor on next-generation leadership, entrepreneurship, education innovation, and elite U.S. college planning, applications, and admissions (2011-6) with over 1 million views. Here are some of his Forbes articles:

College Apps: Stanford, Anyone?

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

23 August 2018 — The Ma Family
Kids Off to College!
“Sneak me into Adam Grant’s class!” ThreeEQ founder and loving parent Jason Ma jokes with his own younger daughter Lydia, a Penn/Wharton freshman. Kids off to college… It’s certainly an exciting and emotional experience for not only our children but also us parents. Please enjoy a few Ma family photos via the link above!

18 August 2018 — ThreeEQ
Pragmatic Advice for Parents
ThreeEQ Founder and Chief Mentor Jason Ma has written a pragmatic piece of advice for loving and resourced parents on how to prepare high-achieving high school and college students wisely for true success, growth, and happiness. If this resonates with you, we invite you to peruse it on our Private Client Parents page. In our common pursuit of sound wealth, health, and happiness/relationships, our children are most precious. Never be ignorant or in denial. Reflect and act wisely, getting high-quality 3rd-party mentorship early.

18 June 2018 — Executive Speakers Bureau
Executive Speakers Bureau Represents Jason Ma as a Speaker
Jason Ma is honored to be a new speaker for Executive Speakers Bureau, a leading speakers bureau and a quality addition to already six other top speakers bureaus that represent Ma as a sought-after success mentor, keynote speaker, masterclass leader, and C-suite/board advisor worldwide. Ma speaks on topics related to:
– Global Business, Technology, Digital Transformation, Geopolitics, and Cultural Trends & Developments
– Next-Generation Corporate Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Human Capital, Mentorship, and Personal Success
– High Net Worth Family, Education, University Admissions, and Parenting Success

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