Wei was recognized as 40 Under 40 by Fortune China, 40 Under 40 by Chuangyebang, and was ranked as the #3 of the top 50 angel investors by Forbes based on investment volume and successful exits.
In 2017, he was ranked as the number one angel investor in Artificial Intelligence by VentureBeat and was recognized under both the Venture Capital and Big Money Startups categories of the Forbes 30 Under 30. In 2016, Wei was listed as one of the Global Top 20 Best Cross-Border Early-Stage Investors by ChinaVenture. He was one of the few to be cited as a “China Whisperer” by the Washington Post and was one of the first Chinese investors to be featured on the Information.
As a young investor, Wei encourages the young generation to start early on investment and asset allocation and has supported over 10 funds initiated by young investors. Wei is also a supporter for non-profit entrepreneurial organizations, such as Shinect, the largest Chinese engineering community; CEO, an entrepreneurial organization at Stanford University; Women Who Code, the largest female engineering community; the Last Mile, the largest technology education program for incarcerated individuals, and so on.