accelerateHER Speaker - Jenni Risku, Partner, Click Ventures
Partner, Click Ventures

Jenni Risku

Jenni has 10+ years of hands-on business development and leadership experience across Asia & Europe. Jenni is the founder of Women in Tech Asia, has served as Head of Europe for a Hong Kong/Chinese investment group, international COO of an award winning e-commerce startup, executive Vice-Chair of a Female Business Angel Network, and Co-Founder of the Sustainability and Innovation Alliance IxSA. 

In the investment group, Jenni reported to the group CEO to work on cross-border investments from Hong Kong to Europe. She established the group’s first European office, and traveled various countries identifying opportunities and negotiating trade deals for unique value products from Europe to China.

In 2016 Jenni founded Women in Tech Asia - an annual event gathering over 4,000 attendees from 30 countries to Singapore. WIT Asia has been organised in official partnership with SWITCH, a global initiative of the National Research Foundation under the Prime Minister’s Office Singapore, and in collaboration with 60+ organisations, top policy makers, influencers and media. 

In 2021, Jenni joined Click Ventures as Partner to focus on impact investments. She has a specific interest in tech for good, sustainability and female led startups. Jenni is currently also serving as a Board Member at the World Social Innovation Forum. 

She is frequently a judge/mentor/moderator/speaker in various tech conferences and summits in Asia, past including INSEAD Private Equity Summit in Singapore, Tech in Asia Conference, Bangladesh Startup World Cup, Social Innovation & Global Ethics Forum (SIGEF), Temasek supported sustainability and innovation program HyperX, and others.