Lu Zhang is the Founder and Managing Partner of Fusion Fund. Fusion Fund supports early-stage entrepreneurs who are looking to build globally disruptive companies using innovative technologies to drive systemic change. Lu leads the management team consist of seasonal investor, distinguished entrepreneurs and top tier scientists. Lu was awarded the Forbes US 30 under 30 & Featured as the Honoree of VC category in 2017. She was also awarded as the Forbes Asia 30 under 30 of Finance category in the same year. Lu was awarded as the 2017 Town&Country 50 Modern Swans Influencer, representing top female entrepreneurs and influencers in the U.S. She recently got selected as Silicon Valley Women of Influence 2018 by SVBJ.
Prior to starting Fusion Fund, Lu was a Venture Partner at Fenox Venture Capital. She was also the Founder and CEO of a medical device company focused on non-invasive technology for the early diagnosis of Type II diabetes (acquired in 2012). Lu is active in the entrepreneur and investor communities providing mentorship and serve as advisor to programs like Microsoft AC, Singularity University and StartX at Stanford. Lu received her M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering from Stanford University and holds several patents.