Lihan studied business administration at UC Berkeley before starting her career in financial services and tech investing. Realizing the operational aspects of business interested her more than banking, Lihan accepted a position at an e-commerce startup to learn how companies work. She connected with Clara's co-founders through the Bay Area’s startup scene.
A typical day for Lihan begins between 8:30 and 9 AM. Her role is unique—because she works with teams in every department, her schedule depends on the needs of the team she is working with. For example, Lihan might attend a board meeting on one day and help the Marketing Team measure its effectiveness on another.