Jevan Soo Lenox
Chief People Officer
MBA, Harvard Business School; Masters in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; AB in East Asian Studies, Harvard College
Other insitrocytes Describe Me As
Snarky Optimist, Outgoing Introvert, Big-Picture Thinker
As chief people officer of insitro, Jevan ensures that insitro brings in the best and brightest talent, inspires and supports them to do their best work together, and grows and develops them beyond what they thought possible.
Jevan brings to insitro more than 20 years of experience building transformative, high-growth companies and making their talent and culture a strategic advantage. He was most recently the chief people & culture officer at Stitch Fix (Nasdaq: SFIX), an apparel e-commerce company combining data science and human stylists, that he helped grow to 10,000 employees globally and successfully launch multiple new businesses which quickly reached hundreds of millions in revenue. Prior to Stitch Fix, Jevan was chief people officer at Blue Bottle Coffee where he put in place a new retail talent model and service culture to drive global expansion. He also held multiple leadership roles at Square, including building their first sales team to move the company upmarket and expand and diversify revenue streams ahead of a successful IPO. Jevan began his career at McKinsey & Company in Boston, New York and Shanghai as a management consultant serving technology and healthcare clients as well as leading McKinsey’s Asia-Pacific recruiting strategy across twelve countries.