Ms. Joanne Lu

Ms. Joanne Lu

Founder, Empira Global

Joanne Lu is the founder of Empira Global, where she leads her own family office investments, with strong experiences in both venture and growth stage investments across consumer, tech and healthcare industries in the US, China and Southeast ‪Asia market.

Empira Global invests across a wide variety of asset classes, including companies from early stage, growth stage to late stage and engages in a wide variety of investment opportunities globally, and seeks joint-venture partnership opportunities across US, China and internationally. Before starting her own family office, Joanne led the expansion and business development of BYD – a Warren Buffett backed electric vehicle, IT and renewable energy manufacturer in the US, serving as its Business Development Manager. Ms. Lu graduated from Yale University with a MS in Chemistry