James Kalani Lee

VC

James Kalani Lee

Vice President
Sapphire Venture

James currently leads SAP’s collaboration with the private equity industry in Asia Pacific & Japan. In this capacity, he acts as a technology advisor to PE/VC firms to identify investment opportunities and areas where SAP technology can benefit portfolio companies. He has worked extensively in Europe, North America, and Asia across product, operations, and sales functions. Prior to joining SAP, James worked in management consulting at Hewlett Packard and McKinsey & Co. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of British Columbia and Master in Business Administration from Harvard Business School. He also holds a Piano Performance Diploma from the Royal Conservatory of Music.