Director of AI at Grabango, Executive Director & Founder of

Erica Lee is an Entrepreneur, Product Manager & Engineer in AI with 10 years of industry experience.

Erica is the Director of AI at Grabango, a 100-person SF startup building cashierless checkout technology.

Erica is the Executive Director & Founder of, a 6,000 member nonprofit sponsored by Amazon, Google & AAUW. She is also a Venture Partner at SparkLabs.

Previously, Erica was a Senior Product Manager for AI at Apple, building the AI platform powering FaceID, Siri & iCloud. Erica was the Founder & CEO of an AI image recognition startup. Before tech, sbe was Researcher at Harvard & Analyst at Morgan Stanley

Erica studied at MIT, Johns Hopkins & Singularity University under Ray Kurzweil. Erica is the winner of TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon & BMW Challenge for her work in CVML.

Erica has spoken at Harvard, UCSD, Google, Amazon, TechCrunch, AI Frontiers, TechCode China & Born2Global Korea. She has been featured in Forbes, NYTimes, MSNBC & Quartz as a "rising women in AI." Learn more at


  • Location : San Francisco, USA