Kelly Chen

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Biography

Kelly’s interest has always been how to use data and optimization to push boundaries, faster. From her career as a fixed income trader to building out a new trading desk for a global investment bank, she has focused closely on building the best models, structuring, and sales teams to optimize outcomes. At DCVC, she is excited about revolutionary technologies and population driven trends like future of work and eldercare.

Kelly received a joint BS/MS in Financial Engineering with honors from Columbia University and an MBA in Entrepreneurial Management from Wharton, where she served as President of the Entrepreneurship Club.