Lynn Wu is a Principal at Morgan Samuels and is responsible for both executing and securing executive search assignments.
Leveraging over a decade of recruiting experience and her technical background, Lynn has successfully executed retained search assignments across a wide range of industries and functions since joining the firm in 2008, including engineering and construction, entertainment, hospitality, technology, digital media, consumer goods, industrial and private equity searches across all functional areas at the Vice President and C-Level.
Prior to joining Morgan Samuels, Lynn worked for the Private Wealth Management group of Morgan Stanley, one of the largest investment banks and global financial services firms in the world. As an investment advisor, Lynn provided highly customized financial advice to wealthy families.
Prior to Morgan Stanley, Lynn held a variety of positions in recruiting, including temporary and temp-to-hire administrative staffing at Robert Half International as well as the placement of mid to senior level software engineering and IT professionals for private equity and venture backed companies in Silicon Valley during her tenure at Heuristics Search. At both firms, she excelled as a top performer.
Lynn holds an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and a BS in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.