Jenny LeeManaging Partner at GGV Capital
Jenny Lee is a Managing Partner at GGV Capital with 20 years of global venture investing experience.
One of the highest-ranking women on the Forbes 2019 Midas List, venture capitalist Lee is known for identifying promising entrepreneurs. Her portfolio at GGV Capital includes 11 unicorns, 9 IPOs, including 3 IPOs in 2018. A former aircraft engineer with Singapore’s ST Aerospace, Lee joined GGV in 2005 and opened the firm’s first China office, in Shanghai and re-opened the Singapore office in 2019.
Since 2012, Jenny has been recognized by the Forbes Global 100 VC Midas, ranking as the #1 woman and #10 overall in 2015. 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 capitalist in Asia. Jenny is also well respected in the Singapore business community and is a recipient of Singapore’s Business China’s Young Achiever Award in 2016, the Business Times’s Outstanding Overseas Executive Award in 2019 and a member of the 2019 Forbes Asia Power Businesswomen 25 list.
Jenny is currently a board director on public companies LAIX (NYSE: LAIX), and NIU (Nasdaq: NIU) and sits on the board of innovative private technology startups in the EduTech, FinTech, Transportation, Robotics and AI sectors. Jenny graduated from Cornell University with a Masters and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and an M.B.A. from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. Jenny also sits on the Board of SATS Ltd (SGX: S58), a leading provider of gateway and food solutions and is a member of the Board of Directors for Kauffman Fellows, a leadership organization for innovation and capital formation.