Daphne Xin Wang was born and raised in Beijing, China. She attended the VWO opleiding in Beijing No. 55 middle school, a key school east Beijing. Later on, she completed 4 years' pedagogic education at Beijing Capital University of Foreign Languages. In 1996, Daphne came to The Netherlands to study, firstly an accelerated course in the Dutch Language. In 1997, she began her HBO education Business Economics in Saxion University of 4 years. After graduation, she worked in different Dutch companies and institutions, such as Ekro Van Drie Group, the largest veal producer in the world, and Cadastre in Apeldoorn.