Lynne Chou

Lynne Chou

Partner

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Biography

Lynne Chou joined KPCB in 2013 and focuses on digital health and connected devices. She works alongside entrepreneurs to develop impactful technologies and therapies for improving patients’ lives.

Before joining KPCB, Lynne had over twelve years of healthcare operating and investing experience. She worked for eight years at Abbott Vascular and Guidant in multiple roles and worked on the launch of over ten interventional cardiology and cardiac surgery product families both in the US and internationally. Lynne also lead the global launch of Absorb, the world’s first bioresorbable vascular scaffold, recognized by WSJ as Medical Device Technology Innovation of the Year and Popular Mechanics. Lynne was responsible for building the global commercial strategy and therapy development as well as playing a key role in the clinical, reimbursement, operational strategy for the therapy.

Lynne earned her BS in industrial engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.