Anna Yen

Title: 
VP of Investor Relations for Tesla Motors

Anna has extensive experience in investor and public relations, corporate governance matters and finance. Anna began her career at Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, a leading corporate law firm in Silicon Valley. There, Anna worked on more than 30 IPO’s and managed corporate governance matters for companies such as Solectron, Conner Peripherals and Autodesk. After WSGR, Anna was hand-picked to manage Pixar Animation Studios’ investor relations program where her greatest achievement was establishing Pixar as a respected entertainment company among the investment, entertainment and journalist communities. Following Pixar, Anna held executive investor relations positions at Women.com, MarketWatch, SmartForce and SonicWALL. Her tenure as an investor relations officer has gained her a solid reputation among the buy and sell-sides of Wall Street and an expert in mergers and acquisitions, earnings and crisis management communications. Anna was co-founder and VP Marketing of Lasso Logic (sold to SonicWALL) and PacketTrap Networks.