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Jenny Wu

Former Co-President and Chief Product Officer at Understood

When she served as co-president and chief product officer at Understood, Jenny led the product management, design, and user research functions. She brought a user-centric and entrepreneurial perspective to her role as chief product officer.

With her specialty in launching and scaling consumer brands, Jenny also advises startups on how to build next-gen product experiences by applying a deeply empathetic approach to understanding and influencing user behavior. Prior to joining Understood, she led the launch of a new live-streamed, wearable-enabled fitness video product for fitness technology startup, ClassPass.

Jenny holds an MBA and MA in entrepreneurial management from the University of Pennsylvania, the Wharton School, and Lauder Institute. Jenny’s role at Understood allowed her to feed her passion for uplifting underserved communities.

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