Mentoring Young Leaders

3EQ, EQ, college counseling, executive coaching, ultra high net worth, HNWI
ThreeEQ is the Next Gen’s go-to college admissions, high-end career, leadership, and life success mentor and coach.

 We have inspired and guided 1-on-1 hundreds of achievers to transform upward and accomplish great outcomes with pragmatic emotional, social, and leadership intelligence (“3EQ”) for a higher, long-term success trajectory.

Given our global connections and business acumen, we also help selected (tech) companies, C-suites, and family offices grow strategically to next levels.









As a father and tech CEO thirteen years ago, Jason L. Ma noticed that most young people—the next generation—had yet to unleash their full potential and actualize their best selves. He then decided to dedicate his second career to transforming young achievers, preparing them to gain admission to great universities, mentoring them to develop powerful mindsets and soft skills, and helping them to thrive in impactful careers.

Since then, Jason and his teams have have built a distinctive track record in having successfully inspired and guided 1-on-1 hundreds of driven high schoolers, college students, working adults, and even C-suite leaders (Gen Z, Millennial, and Gen X achievers) in achieving strong outcomes.

Today, ThreeEQ, a family-owned, premier education and global business consultancy founded by Jason Ma, who serves as CEO and Chief Mentor, masterfully provides

1. Ivy League and highly competitive college admissions counseling
2. Impactful, high-end career guidance
3. Personal life and family success coaching
. Intergenerational leadership 3.0 development
5. Global CEO/Board strategic advising & “rainmaking”
6. International speaking and masterclass leadership



Known as the Chief Mentor of Next-Gen Leaders in high-level circles, Jason Ma and Team ThreeEQ serve as foremost college admissions, high-end career, leadership, and life success mentors and coaches to Private Client families. We are also deeply engaged in applied research. We masterfully inspire and guide Gen Z and Millennial high achievers to accomplish great results and also hone pragmatic emotional, social, and leadership intelligence (“3EQ”) for a higher, more competitive and impactful, long-term success trajectory.

Our powerful, unique, 1-on-1 success mentoring, which includes coaching, has transformed hundreds of driven teens, young adults, and even C-suite leaders, and has helped them achieve strong outcomes. Given our guidance, our Private Client families gain peace of mind, enrich relationships, and mitigate risk of opportunity loss—all with sound family values. We also help ease succession planning.

A wealth of factors make ThreeEQ differentincluding a 100% success rate (defined by outcomes that clients are happy about) with coachable, committed, high-achieving students in our selected HNW client families. Our know-how, which includes Jason’s own 20,000+ hours of experience and Team ThreeEQ’s overall experiences in the business, is recognized in successful family circles as absolutely top-notch. We at ThreeEQ fully understand EXACTLY how Ivy League and highly competitive college admissions decisions are made.

But our work is MORE PROFOUND than just helping kids get into college because college ISN’T their destination but is PART of their JOURNEY! Start early, reduce stress, achieve greater success, and live more happily!

We invite you to benefit from the wealth of complimentary resources and actionable insights on this website, and to CONTACT US to explore how we can best help your family.




Besides helping the Next Gen in our client families achieve great outcomes, ThreeEQ helps selected (tech) companies, C-suites, and family offices progress strategically to next levels. For our business clients, Jason Ma personally serves as a global CEO/Board advisor and business rainmaker, addressing global/U.S./Asia/China business and geopolitics, private equity, M&A, venture/strategic investment, HR/human capital, succession planning, and intergenerational leadership 3.0.

Additionally, Jason privately coaches selected CEOs and senior executives in taking their own business and personal/family successes to the next level.

Jason is also an international speaker and masterclass leader represented by leading speakers bureaus around the world.

We invite you to explore how we can best help your company or team by contacting us via email: CEO@ThreeEQ.com


Jason Ma and Steve Schwarzman, Chairman and CEO, Blackstone


Please go to ABOUT to learn more about our:

– Values, vision, and mission
– What we do for families, C-suites, and companies
– Speaking and masterclass
– Acclaimed book Young Leaders 3.0
– Testimonials, accolades, and differentiations

– B20 / G20 contribution (for the masses)
Forbes and media contribution
– Philanthropy

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

To book ThreeEQ CEO and Chief Mentor Jason Ma for an in-person or online speaking, podcast, webinar, or masterclass engagement, please contact us via email: Speaking@ThreeEQ.com. You may want to take a look at his professional speaking page first, ThreeEQ.com/Speaking.



Masterclass Leader
Preparing Your Teens & Young Adults For Success With Joy & Well-Being
[Co-Sponsored by Berkeley Haas Alumni Network, TiE Silicon Valley & TiE Angels, & Strawberry Creek Ventures (an Alumni Ventures Group Fund)]

DLA Piper Silicon Valley, Palo Alto, 17 Nov 2019

Moderator: The Future of Work & Education
The Florida Family Office & High Net Worth Annual Conference 2018

W South Beach, Miami, Florida, 4 Dec 2018

1) Panelist: Shaping the Digital Economy—Building an Ecosystem for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
2) Moderator: Social and Youth Entrepreneurship—Impact Investment
World Chinese Economic Summit 2018

Kuala Lumpur, 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

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 the acclaimed author of Young Leaders 3.0 and former Forbes contributor on Mentoring Young Leaders for elite college admissions, leadership, higher education, and entrepreneurship success with over 1.4 million views and counting. Jason’s Forbes articles include:

College Apps: Stanford, Anyone?

When to Say No to Harvard

Why to Start Preparing for College in Sixth Grade

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Events & News

18 May 2020 — ThreeEQ
What Makes ThreeEQ Different for Families?
There is so much noise and shortsighted thinking out there, including what we call “college admissions myopia.”
A wealth of factors make ThreeEQ different, including a 100% success rate (defined by outcomes that clients are happy about) with coachable, committed, high-achieving students in our selected HNW client families. Our expertise is recognized in high-level circles as absolutely top-notch and masterful in our client families’ favor. We at ThreeEQ fully understand EXACTLY how Ivy League and elite college admissions decisions are madeBut our work is MORE PROFOUND than just helping kids get into college because college ISN’T their destination but is PART of their JOURNEY!

14 April 2020 — The B20/G20
B20 Saudi Arabia’s Statement on Finance and Trade for G20 Finance Ministers and the Central Bank Governors
As part of the efforts to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the B20 has proposed short, medium, and long-term recommendations to the G20. The B20 is the official voice of the private sector to the G20 heads of state and governments. The G20 and B20 are presided by Saudi Arabia in 2020. Today, B20 Saudi Arabia published the following statement on Finance and Trade (click the link above) prior to the upcoming G20 Finance Ministers and the Central Bank Governors meeting scheduled on 15th April. In the U.S., the Department of the Treasury is the finance ministry and the Fed(eral Reserve) is the central bank. “Your support is welcomed in amplifying our message,” says B20 appointed member and ThreeEQ CEO Jason Ma.

28 March 2020 — ThreeEQ
Congratulations to Our High School Senior/College Applicant Students for Excellent College Admissions Results!
Our client families and we at ThreeEQ are grateful for our beloved students’ great results in the current college admissions cycle. This includes their share of admits to Ivy League universities and other elite private and public schools. ThreeEQ takes on only a handful of selected families because we want to fully apply our foremost, 1-on-1 mentorship expertise to help their loved ones achieve great outcomes with well-being. Families who join our program early typically get the best results and long-term benefits beyond just college admissions.

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