David Chen | Co-Founder, AngelVest
Mr. David Chen is a co-founder of AngelVest, an investment interest group helping individual angel investors identify and invest in early stage companies in China. AngelVest has grown to be one of the largest angel groups in China with over 50 members in Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong. Previously, Mr. Chen founded and managed technology start-ups and led strategy, operations, and finance activities.
In addition, Mr. Chen has extensive transaction and investment experience in China and the US. He has worked at large institutions including Salomon Brothers, Advanced Micro Devices, Honda Motor and at specialty boutique investment banks, where he helped a number of clients pursue and complete cross-border M&A (particularly China inbound) and financing transactions.
Mr. Chen earned his BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Rochester and MBA from Harvard Business School. Mr. Chen is a native speaker of English and fluent in Mandarin Chinese.