Director of Strategy
"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving."
Her favorite food & wine pairing:
Foie Gras et Château D'Yquem
Jeanette has over 18 years of significant experience in top general and financial management positions with responsibility for operations, strategic planning, business development, sales, marketing, mergers, investor relations, and treasury functions. She has both corporate, startup, and restructuring experience for international companies. Jeanette worked in private equity, TPG Capital, in San Francisco, and wealth management in Singapore before continuing her career into Fintech companies, including Blockchain and cryptocurrency companies.
She successfully helped in fundraising efforts of over 100 million USD and has been with several startup companies from inception to exits at various U.S. and Asia stages. She has strong leadership skills combined with a team-oriented style to generate significant contributions to results and work alongside C-level Fortune 500 executives, board members, management teams, and outside professionals. Her passion is entrepreneurship and startups.
She can speak Vietnamese and Cambodian fluently and currently learning Hebrew. She is heavily involved in non-profit/social impact work and is currently on a few boards to help inspire young entrepreneurs. She is also working on a social impact enterprise to support the billions of unbanked globally. Her passions outside of her professional and non-profit work include her love for fine wines (WSET certified), spirits, gastronomy cuisine, cooking, baking, and entertaining guests. She has traveled the World and befriended many in the F&B industry as these experiences are part of life's enjoyment! She helps to consult in the industry and regularly attends the World's 50 Best Restaurants, amongst other industry events, to support the industry.
Her most recent venture was creating FNB.LIVE to help provide a platform to drive more businesses to the F&B industry during the COVID-19 pandemic and continue as a global marketing platform for the F&B industry. FNB is now part of the parent company of OMvino