Jia-Lu Yin was born in Shanghai, China, raised in New York, New York, and educated in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Harvard University and Harvard Business School), Jia-Lu is a dedicated and personable professional whose work experience includes investment banking (Goldman Sachs), management consulting (McKinsey & Company), and private wealth management (Morgan Stanley).  During her distinguished 15+ year career in these world-class organizations, she has built deep relationships with venture capitalists, private equity professionals, family offices, professional investors, corporate executives, and entrepreneurs.  She has strong expertise in capital markets, investments, fundraising, strategic planning, business execution, talent management, and project leadership.  She currently is the Founder and Partner of Bright Minds Capital, a boutique financial advisory firm in Hong Kong.  Jia-Lu speaks Shanghainese, Mandarin, Cantonese, and English.

Jia-Lu serves as a member of the Asian Fund for Cancer Research’s Council of Advisors.