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This month, we have Abby Zhang, co-founder of YEECHOO - an online designer dress and accessory rental and sharing platform, backed by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund. Meet this Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia 2017 awardee in our Female Founders Month! #SGWomen
Abby Zhang co-founded YEECHOO in 2014. Prior to this, Abby worked in investment banking with Citi in New York, Credit Suisse in Hong Kong, involved in numerous cross-border transactions. In 2013, she helped the US tech education startup General Assembly expand its Asia markets. She holds a Bachelor (Honors) in Politics & Economics from Georgetown University. When not working, you might find her skiing in Hokkaido, backpacking in Nepal, scuba diving in Australia or running a marathon in North Korea. Abby was name Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia in 2017.
YEECHOO is Asia’s largest online designer apparel rental platform, headquartered in Hong Kong since 2014. The company offers over 150 top-tier international designer labels and thousands of fresh-off-the-runway apparel and accessories at as low as 3% of the retail price. Ladies can enjoy an unlimited wardrobe with dry cleaning taken care of - guilt-free and hassle-free. After being funded by Alibaba in 2016, YEECHOO is looking to expand to major Asian cities in 2017.