Laura Behrens Wu is a German entrepreneur who is well known as the co-founder and the CEO of Shippo. Her company helps ship products of web-based businesses and online marketplaces.
She was placed at 2016's LinkedIn Next Wave: Top Professionals 35 & Under list and also at the Forbes' 30 Under 30 2017 Enterprise Technology list.
What is Laura Behrens Wu's Net Worth?
Although there no exact figures of her present net worth, it has been assumed that Laura's wealth must be somewhere between $1 million - $5 million. Her company Shippo has helped raised over $29 million as of 2017, from funding partners like Union Square Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners, and SoftTechVC.
Being the founder and CEO of Shippo she must have a fair share in the company's earnings and profits.
Laura founded Shippo along with Simon Kreuz Max Diez in 2013. Their system is used by 10,000 businesses, and Shippo helps to deliver goods and packages from over 196 countries around the globe.
It provides a web interface and also direct integrations with e-commerce platforms like Amazon, eBay, Shopify, GoDaddy, Weebly, Magento, and Stripe, to name some. Shippo is affiliated with systems like Selro, Snapfuylfil, and Selbrite.
Laura was placed in the Forbes' 30 Under 30 2017 Enterprise Technology along with Simon Kreuz. The German entrepreneur was also featured in 2016's LinkedIn Next Wave: Top Professionals 35 & Under list.
Laura Behrens Wu was born in Bonn, Germany. She has not disclosed the identity of her parents, but she is German by nationality and her ethnicity is mixed belonging to German and South-Asian ancestry.
She received her bachelor's degree from the University of St. Gallen and later studied at Harvard University.