Jimmy Zhu

Jimmy Zhu

Vice President, Venture Investing

"I am invigorated by the opportunities to work with people who are audacious enough to change the world, and humble enough to realize they cannot do it in a vacuum - let me help."

Expertise

FinTech, Commerce, Consumer, MarTech, Customer Experience, Enterprise IT

Bio

Jimmy invests in and collaborates with startups that are building better products, creating richer experiences, and enabling enterprises to be more efficient. With unprecedented demand and expectations from consumers and enterprises, the technological evolution will create opportunities for both new and existing leaders.

Jimmy started his career in management consulting, where he advised companies using granular data and analytics. Next, he joined Facebook where he held pivotal roles on the Monetization Analytics and Product Marketing teams to help drive monetization efforts in mobile and video, in the US, Canada, and Latin America. He then joined Canaan Partners where he invested in analytics platforms and financial technology.

Jimmy received his MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and has a S.B. in Mathematics and a S.B. in Management Science from MIT. He is an avid winter athlete, an amateur photographer, and a professional loyalty points collector.

Jimmy’s online presence is located here: www.jimmyzhu.com