Jeanne Lam

Board of Directors

Jeanne Lam

President, Wattpad

Jeanne Lam is all about scaling and accelerating high-growth consumer tech businesses. With more than 17 years experience across different functions, Jeanne leads tech companies through strategic growth and transition.

As Chief Business Officer at Wattpad, the world’s largest storytelling platform with 90M+ readers and writers, she is responsible for the global team and strategy that drives user and revenue growth.  

Prior to Wattpad, Jeanne led growth at Shapeways, the world’s largest 3D printing service. She has also worked at Yahoo! as Director of Platform Strategy, and as Head of Marketing & Business Intelligence at mobile payments startup GoPago. Before her startup career, she spent three years as a management consultant at Accenture.

Jeanne holds an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School and a B.S. in economics from Cornell University. She is a board advisor for Women and Color, founding member of the Coalition of Innovation Leaders Against Racism (CILAR), the president of the board of the Cornell Club of Toronto and a member of the board of the HBS Club of Toronto. She is a mom of two and a New Yorker now based in Toronto.