Rhoda “Lau” Longhenry


Rhoda (Lau) Longhenry has over 15 years of executive search experience and leads the firm’s Financial Officers Practice. She joins True from Heidrick & Struggles where she was Partner-in-Charge of its San Francisco office and a member of its Financial Officers Practice, Global Technology Services Practice and Private Equity and Venture Practice. Prior to her career in executive search, Rhoda was head of investor relations at DoveBid and an equity research analyst at Montgomery Securities and Merrill Lynch.

She works closely with leading venture capital and private equity firms including Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins, Bessemer Venture Partners, Greylock Partners, Accel Partners, NEA, and JMI. Clients include GitHub, Asana, Zenefits, PagerDuty, Datastax, Rent the Runway, Machine Zone, The Trade Desk, Cruise Automation, Grand Rounds, MasterClass, and General Assembly. Rhoda holds a B.S. degree in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles, and is the mother of two young children, Storm and daughter, Breeze.