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Ms. Annabelle Yu Long, a member of Bertelsmann Group Management Committee, is the Chief Executive Officer of Bertelsmann China Corporate Center and the Founding and Managing Partner of Bertelsmann Asia Investments (BAI).
Ms. Long founded BAI in 2008. She leads the team to manage funds exceeding 3 billion USD and achieve 10 IPOs and 20+ Unicorn companies in the past ten years, including Lexin (LX), Mogu (MOGU), Secoo (SECO), Yixin (02858), Bitauto (BITA), Ifeng (FENG) and BIGO, Linklogis, Mobike, NetEase Cloud Music, YJP, DingDong Fresh, Tantan and so on. She was named Fortune 2019 China’s Influential Investors TOP30 and Forbes 2018 China’s Women in Tech.
Ms. Long was appointed the member of Group Management Committee of Bertelsmann in 2011 to advise and assist on important matters of corporate strategy and corporate development. She was presented Bertelsmann Entrepreneur Award and Bertelsmann Financial Performance Award for her outstanding contribution.
Since 2016, Ms. Long has sat on the board of Tapestry Inc. (NYSE: TPR, its portfolio includes Coach, Stuart Weitzman and Kate Spade). She was also named Young Global Leader (YGL) by World Economic Forum in 2011 and had active involvement in WEF.
Ms. Long holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. She was also the first Chinese people who served as the member of Stanford Graduate School of Business Advisory Council.