CEO/Co-Founder | LeadForCareer
Yumi is the CEO and Co-Founder of Lead, a San Francisco start up that builds the AI-powered career-oriented social platform aimed to empower women. At the same time, she is also a partner and founding member of Spinnaker Partners, a Tokyo based international consulting company focused on technology and venture capital.
Prioe to her current position, Yumi worked as Meitu’s first Country Manager for their Japan market, built the whole local team and increased users and MAU, led barter sales and built existence in Japan market. She and her team’s work have made one out of three women in Japan use Meitu’s apps.
She started her first business when she was 18 in China. Prior to 2017, she has participated in several international M&A deals in biotechnology and hardware industries. Yumi graduated from one of the top private colleges in Japan before undertaking further education in Berkeley.