Lia Zhang

Analyst

Background

Lia is responsible for sourcing and identifying investment opportunities across both the technology and consumer sectors.

Prior to joining Stripes, Lia was involved with Strategic Venture Society – NYU’s venture capital group. Lia additionally worked at ff Venture Capital in New York, where she sourced early-stage blockchain companies and conducted due diligence on potential investment opportunities. She also assisted the nonprofit, (RED), with strategic initiatives targeting Nike and Stance, and conducted market research on the HVAC industry at LG Electronics.

Interests

Lia grew up in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia and frequently visits home for her two dogs. In her free time, Lia enjoys playing PC games, running races in the city, and watching basketball. She is also an avid traveler and loves exploring new restaurants in the city.

Education

B.S in Business, Concentration in Finance and Data Science at NYU Stern