Jeffrey Lee

Partner Menlo Park

Jeffrey Lee has been involved in technology venture capital and entrepreneurship for 20 years, primarily focused on North Asia. He is a Managing Director at Northern Light Venture Capital, an early stage technology investor focusing on opportunities in China, which he co-founded in 2005. At Northern Light, Jeff chairs of the investment committee and oversees strategic planning, investor relations, and value-add activities for the portfolio.

Previously Jeff worked in strategic and product marketing at Agilent Technologies Wireless Semiconductor Division, the predecessor of Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO), working on front-end RF components for high speed wireless networks. This opportunity stemmed from running business development at Wavics Inc., a venture backed startup developing advanced GaAs wireless components that was acquired by Agilent. Earlier in his career, Jeff co-founded an early stage venture fund focused on South Korea, Newton Technology Partners. Jeff began his career in TMT corporate advisory at Salomon Smith Barney and Jardine Fleming, a Hong Kong-UK based merchant bank.

Jeff received an AB in economics from Harvard and an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

  • 2003 Wavics
  • 2004 Agilent Technologies
  • 2005 NLVC
  • NOW