Yu Cao, Ph.D., is a Senior Investment Manager with Lilly Asia Ventures (LAV). Prior to joining LAV, Yu was a senior manager of strategic investment and M&A at Microport Scientifc Corporation. Prior to that, Yu served as the Strategy & BD consultant at Saint-Gobain Group. Yu holds a doctoral degree of Engineering from Ecole Centrale Paris in France. Yu earned her master's and bachelor's degrees in Engineering from Tsinghua University.