Elaine joined Telstra Ventures in 2018 and is based in Shanghai, China. Previously, she was part of the corporate venture team at SK Telecom in Silicon Valley, where she led early to growth investments in mobility, software infrastructure, big data/machine learning, and IIoT.
Prior to this, Elaine covered early stage mobile, AI, and IoT investments at Nautilus Venture Partners with exits including Maluuba (NLP) & Voke (VR).
Elaine holds an MBA from Yale, and a B.A. in Mathematics from Northwestern University.
Elaine’s areas of focus include Enterprise/Infrastructure, Big Data/AI applications and decentralized consumer internet building block investments in China.