Jenny Lee is a Managing Partner at GGV Capital Asia and is best known for investing at the front of innovation in areas such as Edtech, Fintech, Foodtech, Metaverse, and Energy Sustainability Technologies. Her portfolio includes 17 companies valued at more than $1 billion. She has had nine IPOs in the last five years, including one in 2023 and two in 2021 across the NYSE, Nasdaq, ChiNext, HKSE, and SSE STAR Market exchanges, and numerous portfolio companies exits via M&A. Jenny’s previous operation and finance work experience with Singapore Aerospace, Morgan Stanley, and JAFCO Asia enhanced her role as a preferred board member and investor to many entrepreneurs. She is highly respected in the Singapore business community and serves as a board member of Temasek and SATS Ltd (SGX: S58), a leading provider of gateway and food solutions. She is also a member of Singapore’s Research, Innovation and Enterprise Council (RIEC), chaired by Singapore’s prime minister and a council member of the Asia Business Council.
Jenny has been a member of the Forbes Global 100 VC Midas list for 12 consecutive years and was the first woman to break the top 10 in 2015. She was also recognized by Forbes as one of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women in 2022 and in 2019 was named to the Forbes Asia Power Businesswomen 25 list and received the Business Times’s Outstanding Overseas Executive Award. In 2016, she was named to the Vanity Fair New Establishment list, Fast Company Most Creative People in Business list, and is consistently recognized by The New York Times and CB Insights among the top 100 venture capital investors worldwide, ranking #8 among top venture capitalists in Asia.
Jenny graduated from Cornell University with an M.S. and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.