Aileen Lee

Aileen Lee
Founder and Partner, Cowboy Ventures

Last Updated: 05/08/2018

Executive Summary

Seed investor Aileen Lee started out her career in traditional fashion obtaining her BS degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and then working as a financial analyst for Morgan Stanley. But two years into her Morgan Stanley position, Lee left the investment firm to spend a year at Fudan University in Shanghai, st

Personal Attributes and Interests

  • She attended Millburn High School (1982-1988).
  • Lee is married and has three children, a dog, chickens, and bees.

Current Focus

  • Cowboy Ventures: Lee’s company Cowboy Ventures seeks to back exceptional founders who are building products that “re-imagine” work and personal life in large and growing markets – the company cal

Biographical Highlights

  • Lee was born in 1970 in Staten Island, New York.
  • She earned her BS degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1988-1992) and went on to earn MBA from Harvard Business School (1995-1997)

Other Boards and Organizations

  • Former Member, Board of Directors, Shopkick, Inc.
  • Former Member, Board of Directors, Trendyol

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