Stella Liu

Stella Liu

Senior Associate
  • Third Derivative

Stella Liu is an investments senior associate with Third Derivative. She focuses on underwriting investments, managing the portfolio of companies, and helping companies navigate the capital stack.


Most recently, Stella Liu worked at Arborview Capital and Wellington’s Climate Innovation Fund where she helped analyze deals, develop investment theses, and support portfolio companies in the climate sector. Prior to that, she brought new technologies to market as a product manager, working on AI, carbon credit markets, and sustainable agriculture.

Stella also was a Fulbright Research Scholar to Singapore where she published policy briefs on food security. During her MBA program, she co-founded a climate newsletter called the Gigaton that features exciting climate startups working to decarbonize our world. She is passionate about using her interdisciplinary background to help climate startups overcome market, financial, and policy barriers.


BA, University of California, Irvine
MBA, Stanford University