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Karen Wang |王翰元


| Climate tech entrepreneur, CEO @ Climind

| Researcher at Imperial College, Centre for Climate Finance & Investment

| Forbes 30 under 30, UN SDG Young Leader, Schwarzman Scholar 

| Board member of the UN Museum 


Hola! I am Karen, current working on climate data solutions by building @Climind (building a data climate platform and conducting study & research on green finance at @Imperial College, Centre for Climate Finance & Investment 

Most recently, I was recognised to be named the first female Chinese selected as a Young Leader for the SDGs recognized by the United Nation (17 out of 5400 +). And named Forbes 30 under 30 for building Carbonbase, MiraclePlus S21 (former Y Combinator China). Before that, I worked at Merrill Lynch and Microsoft in the data science sector. Former part-time data scientist at Planto, built the first clustering algorithm for Livi Bank - Hong Kong's licensed virtual bank. My entrepreneurship journey started by building Felesbio with a group of incredible synthetic bio PhDs, and  MIT Innovation Node. 


When not building products, I am A "community engineer", TEDxSheungWan, WiDS, SIISC.

If not working on climate, I might be a full-time musician, after 10 years of violin, 5 years of drums 

HKBU @ Statistics, Computer Science

Cornell dropped out @ Biostatistics 

Imperial College London @ Climate Finance

Schwarzman Scholar @ Tsinghua University 

A proud Chinese Bai 白族 speaks Mandarin, English, Cantonese, Yunnan dialogue and Bai

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