Mentoring Young Leaders




ThreeEQ, a premier family business, helps Client Families, Companies, and Institutions succeed at next levels with well-being and pragmatic Emotional, Social, and Leadership Intelligence (“3EQ”). Our deep, award-winning expertise is in Ivy League/Elite College Admissions, Career, Executive, and Life Coaching (for Gen Z Students to Gen X CEOs), plus Rainmaking and Speaking. Success stories abound. Learn about our Values.

God, Jesus, EQ, 3EQ, Jason Ma, ThreeEQ, HNWI, High Net Worth, Billionaires, Parents, College Counseling, Executive Coaching, Speaking

ThreeEQ Founder, CEO and Chief Mentor Jason Ma being interviewed for The CEO Magazine


“Chief Mentor of Next-Gen Leaders—Elite College Admissions, Leadership, Career, & Life Success.”

Family Office Association
Fashion 4 Development
(inducted into Its League of Gentlemen)

“Chief Mentor of Next-Gen Leaders.”

—The CEO Magazine
—Impact Wealth Magazine
—Family Office Magazine

—Elite Global Leaders Conf

—Silicon Valley Insider
NAWRB Women Leaders
—Washington Elite
—Agreus Group
—The Capital Club Show


“Preeminent Mentor for Next-Gen Leaders (Leadership 3.0).”

Black Tie Magazine
—Clientele Luxury Magazine



100% Success Rate In Helping Coachable, Committed High-Achievers in Private Client Families Accomplish Great Outcomes with Well-Being


In his career, Chief Mentor Jason Ma has inspired and guided profoundly and successfully 1-on-1 hundreds of High Schoolers, College Students, Working Next Gens, Parents, and other Leading Gens. This is a core result of Mr. Ma’s over 20,000 hours logged in coaching, mentoring, speaking, writing, and applied research related to preparing the Next Generation.












.Award-Winning Ivy League/Elite College Admissions, Career, Executive, and Life Coach/Mentor that Helps Gen Z and Elder Leaders Achieve Great Outcomes and Transform Lives


While preparing our Mentees/Students (from Gen Z High Schoolers to Gen X CEOs) to achieve great outcomes relevant in their life stages, we at ThreeEQ necessarily hone their pragmatic emotional, social, and leadership intelligence (“3EQ”) and visionary story, state, strategies, soft skills, and execution (“4S”).

ThreeEQ Clients find CEO/Chief Mentor Jason Ma’s extraordinarily effective “3EQ+4S” mentorship framework and deep, holistic, and personalized (1-on-1) approach have given them GREATER life-cycle impact, relationships, joy, and peace of mind than their alternative pathways. ThreeEQ’s method not only transforms our Mentees’ lives and unleash their full potential, but also helps our Clients minimize stress and anxiety, and mitigate the risk of painful opportunity losses down the line.

In UHNW Families, our work also eases legacy and succession planning. Inspired Clients would privately tell us: “You’re our secret weapon!”




Board/CEO Advisor & Strategic
Global High-Level Rainmaker


Besides mentoring the Next Generation, ThreeEQ CEO Jason Ma assists the Leadership at select, intriguing (tech) Companies and Family Offices in Strategic Business Expansion and Investment Initiatives.




Keynote/Fireside/Panel Speaker,
Moderator, MC, Coach, & Show Guest



Fashion 4 Development Award During UNGA 2022

Fashion 4 Development (F4D) Founder Evie Evangelou inducted ThreeEQ CEO and Chief Mentor of Next-Gen Leaders Jason Ma into the League of Gentlemen. This took place at the 2nd Annual Sustainable Goals Banquet in the presence of Heads of UN Delegations, First Ladies, Ambassadors, and private sector VIPs, commencing UNGA 2022. The spectacular event was MCed by Evie and co-MCed by Jason.

Event Organizers & Show Hosts/Producers: Please visit Jason Ma’s Professional Speaking page for actionable insights and topics. Jason has been invited as a featured speaker, moderator, MC, coach, or show guest by:

– Corporates
– B20/G20 Forums
– Elite Global Leaders Conference
– Family Office Association
– Family Office Magazine Conference
– DC Finance Family Office Conference
– Family Office Summit in Dubai & Riyadh
– Family Office Solutions Showcase
– APAC Investments Summit
– Tiger 21
– The Capital Club Podcast
– The Zandbergen Report Podcast
– The Measure Success Podcast

– CEO Club of Marin
– Business Rockstars
– Silicon Dragon Ventures
– Silicon Valley Insider
– CNBC’s Managing Asia
– Channel NewsAsia C-Suite
– Horasis Global China & India Business
– World Chinese Economic Summit
– Singapore Career & Education Conf
– Fashion 4 Development during UNGA
– NAWRB Women Leaders
– Asian American Business Roundtable
– Alumni clubs from
   . Harvard Business School (HBS)
   . Harvard
   . Wharton
   . Stanford GSB
   . Berkeley Haas
– Stanford University
– UC Berkeley
– LAUSD Leadership





THE B20 / G20

Member of The B20 in The G20

The B20 is the official G20 forum with the global business community. As a B20 member through the G20 Presidencies of Australia, Turkey, China, Germany, Argentina, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, and India (2023), Jason Ma has served on the B20’s Future of Work (Skills) and Education Taskforce. He also observes Digital Transformation; Energy & Sustainability; and Trade & Investment. View Jason’s reflection on B20/G20 Indonesia (2022) and his appointment to B20/G20 India (2023).




Some Past Talks & Media Interviews



Harvard Business School Association Keynote, Q&A
Harvard Business School (HBS), Harvard, Wharton, Stanford GSB, & Berkeley Haas alumni clubs co-sponsor a special event for (high-achieving) alumni parents titled Preparing Your Children for (Competitive) High School, Elite College Admissions, University Life, Career, & Personal Success” with ThreeEQ CEO & Chief Mentor Jason Ma as the sole speaker.

The CEO Magazine Conversation

The CEO Magazine representative converses with ThreeEQ CEO & Chief Mentor Jason Ma about his family business ThreeEQ, his high-impact patented tech company (in semi-stealth), and his faith with wisdom as a success factor.


Family Office Magazine Conference Panel

At the Family Office Magazine Conference 2022, ThreeEQ CEO & Chief Mentor Jason Ma moderates “The Art of Mentoring the Next Gen and Succession Planning” with CEO Scott Peppet & CIO Wendy Craft at two billionaire families’ single family offices and Silicon Valley tech veteran Vish Mishra as panelists.

Family Office Association Fireside Chat
Family Office Association CEO Angelo Robles’ interview with ThreeEQ CEO Jason Ma: Chief Mentor of Next-Gen Leaders: Foremost Mentor for College Admissions, Leadership, Career, & Life Success. Listen on Angelo’s Effective Family Office Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Sticher, Spotify, or iHeartRadio.


Money Talk Viewpoint Fireside Chat
Money Talk Viewpoint co-hosts Shauntel Leeson and Stuart Kruse interview ThreeEQ’s Jason Ma on “Get Admitted to Ivy League & Elite Universities with Well-Being,” their special episode for Family Offices and UHNW Families in Oct. 2022. The wide-ranging talk also addresses habits, character,
mindset, strategies, soft skills, the real world… (Correction: ThreeEQ is a family business, not a family office.)

The Capital Club Show Interview
The Capital Club host Brian Adams interviews ThreeEQ’s Jason Ma about “Generation Wealth: Money, Mentorship, and Meaningful Connections.” Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Google Podcasts.




Forbes, Impact Wealth Magazine, and
Family Office Magazine
Articles by Jason Ma


Why to Start Preparing for College in Sixth Grade

Preparing Your Children for Elite College Admissions, Life, & Career Success with Well-Being
Impact Wealth Magazine Winter 2023 Issue pages 76-79

College Apps: Stanford, Anyone?

When to Say No to Harvard

The MentorAn Interview with Jason Ma on Intergenerational Leadership & Gen Z
Agreus Group (Family Office recruiter)

The Art of Mentoring the Next Gen and Succession Planning
Impact Wealth Magazine (also on Family Office Magazine)

Next-Gen Leadership In Turbulent Times (reflecting on the Forbes Global CEO Conference)
Impact Wealth Magazine



Stories, Insights, and Tips for
Next-Generation Achievers

Critically Acclaimed Book by Author Jason Ma






Success Stories

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

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

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”

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, Founder & Managing Director, DC Finance

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


Show Guest
The Measure Success Podcast with Host Carl J. Cox
Date TBD

Show Guest
The Zandbergen Report Podcast with Host Letitia Berbaum
Date TBD

Show Guest: Generation Wealth: Money, Mentorship, and Meaningful Connections
The Capital Club Podcast with Host Brian C. Adams
1 February 2023

Featured Speaker: Gen Z as Employees and Inheritors
Tiger 21, Las Vegas
Virtual, 13 January 2023

Panelist: The Role of Global Chinese Diaspora – Connecting With Overseas Chinese
Global Chinese Economic & Technology Summit 2022
Virtual (instead of in person at venue Shangri-La, KL, Malaysia), 7 Dec 2022

Panelist: Family Offices Panel
Moderator: Education Panel
NAWRB Women Leaders Conference 2022
N. Tahoe, California, 17-18 Nov 2022

Featured Speaker: Tech Trends, Future of Work, The B20/G20, Insights & Tips on Advancing Your Careers and Lives
Wells Fargo’s Private Event with Executives, Managers, and Staff

Virtual, 16 Nov 2022 (Booked by a Speaker Bureau)


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


Besides his critically acclaimed book Young Leaders 3.0, Jason Ma’s Forbes articles on Mentoring Young Leaders for Ivy League/Elite College Admissions, Higher Education, Next-Gen Leadership, and Entrepreneurship Success (1.8M+ views) include the following. His Impact Wealth Magazine and other articles are underneath this section.

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

When to Say No to Harvard

What It Takes to Get Into UC Berkeley

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Events & News

1 February 2023 — The Capital Club Podcast
Jason Ma Speaks about Generation Wealth: Money, Mentorship, and Meaningful Connections on The Capital Club Podcast
This episode is brought to you by Excelsior Capital and hosted by Founder and President Brian C. Adams. It is available on Apple Podcasts (above), Spotify, and Google Podcasts.

13 January 2023 — Tiger 21
Jason Ma Speaks at Tiger 21 about Gen Z as Employees and as Inheritors
ThreeEQ CEO and Chief Mentor Jason Ma contributes as a guest speaker at Tiger 21 (an exclusive peer group of (U)HNW entrepreneurs, investors, and executives) on Gen Z as employees and as inheritors. Jason enlightened and addressed a barrage of questions from the audience on these important topics for employers and UHNW families, respectively.

30 December 2022 — The B20 in the G20
Jason Ma Appointed as a Member of the B20 in the G20 Presided by India in 2023
It’s an honor for ThreeEQ CEO Jason Ma to be appointed once again as a member of the B20, the official G20 dialogue forum with the global business community (private sector), serving on the Future of Work, Skilling, and Mobility Task Force. India presides the G20 and B20 in 2023. Since 2014, Jason has served on the B20 Future of Work (Employment) & Education Task Force through the G20 and B20 Presidencies of Australia, Turkey, China, Germany, Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Italy, and Indonesia. He is privileged to be one of a handful of Americans who get appointed year after year to the B20, and looks forward to contributing and inspiring as part of B20 India.

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