Janie Yu

Partner

Fung Capital

Janie is a partner at Fung Capital, a venture capital firm focused on early-to-growth-stage technology startups in commerce enablement, supply chain and logistics.  Some of the companies include Celect, Flow, Tulip Retail, ThirdChannel, Centric, Narvar, Hooklogic, Olapic, GTNexus, etc.

Fung Capital is the investment arm of the Fung family in Hong Kong which separately controls the Fung Group that sources, distributes, and retails consumer products globally. The Fung Group of companies include Li & Fung, Global Brands Group, and Fung Retailing.

Janie is an inaugural member of the Retail Influencer Network and on the Power 50 List by The DealmakeHers. Prior to joining Fung Capital, Janie was with Burt’s Bees, learning about different aspects of the retail industry.  Before starting her business career, she was a journalist for BBC and PRI’s “The World”, reporting in China.

Janie obtained her M.A. degree from Harvard University, where she received the prestigious Fung Fellowship, sponsored by the Victor and William Fung Foundation. Janie grew up in China and received her B.A. in journalism from Communications University of China, graduating with first-class honor.