Lynn Wu is a Senior Client Partner at Morgan Samuels and is responsible for both executing and securing executive search assignments.
Leveraging over 15 years of recruiting experience including a decade in executive search, Lynn has successfully executed retained search assignments across a wide range of industries and functions since joining the firm in 2008, including consumer, hospitality, technology, digital media, entertainment, engineering and construction, industrial and private equity searches across all functional areas at the Vice President and C-Level. She leads the Consumer practice and co-leads the Digital Media, Entertainment, Technology and Engineering and Construction practices.
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. She also founded a technical recruiting firm with several of her colleagues. At each of these organizations, 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.