Margaret Wu, who goes by "Margo," is a Lead Investor at Georgian and is involved in due diligence, deal selection, and board governance for startups exploiting Applied AI. Prior to Georgian, she was a Product Manager for mobile marketing at Amazon, co-founded a biotech company, and served as COO at OneSpout, a local e-commerce startup. Margaret began her career in technology consulting at Accenture and holds an MBA from Cornell University, as well as a BSc and BES from the University of Waterloo. Since joining in 2017, Margo has supported investments in over 14 companies and is an active board member or observer at Xanadu, OysterHR, OpenWeb, Sentient Science, SPINS, Tealium, Top Hat, and Devo.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Margaret holds an MBA from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University (where she was a Fried Fellow and Fund Manager for BR Ventures) and a BES in Environment and Business and BSc in Chemistry from the University of Waterloo.
Outside of work, Margaret enjoys strategy board games, is a fitness enthusiast, and basketball fan.
As a member of Class 25, Margaret is serving her fellowship at Georgian under the mentorship of Justin LaFayette.