Huey Ru Lin

Huey Ru Lin

Venture Partner, GGV Capital

Huey Lin is a Venture Partner with GGV Capital where she invests and supports the fund's portfolio companies. She also leads special projects at Terraformation whose mission is to catalyze global forest restoration to solve climate change. 

Huey is an experienced fintech operator. She was the founding Chief Operating Officer at Affirm (NYSE: AFRM). She was responsible for building the Finance, Compliance, Legal, HR, G&A, Business Operation, Client Success, and Customer Service teams. During her tenure, Affirm scaled from 5 to 500 employees, 0 to 1000+ merchants, and 3 million+ active consumers. 

Huey began her career at PayPal as one of the company’s first product managers. She subsequently spent more than a decade at the firm where she led China and Asia-Pacific operations in addition to serving in key leadership roles in product, international risk, and policy strategy.

Most recently, she was the President of Asia at Flexport, a modern freight forwarder and one of the fastest-growing companies in global trade. She led all activities for Flexport across Asia, the company’s most strategic market. 

Huey holds a B.S. from Carnegie Mellon University and an A.M. from Stanford University. Huey serves on the board of directors of Hang Seng Bank, SGX Group, and Nium. She advises Chainlink Labs, PayU, TrueLayer amongst others.

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