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Yushi Chen

Project Researcher

Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex

Yushi Chen is currently a PhD student at Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex, majoring in Science and Technology Policy Studies. He did his master at Imperial College London, majoring in Climate Change, Management and Finance. And He finished his bachelor degree at The University of Tulsa, double majoring in Energy Management and Finance. His research question involves how does the interaction between the energy and financial systems shape the development of blockchain to achieve a transition to a sustainable economy. He has working experience in sustainable finance, cleantech, and digital finance. He worked in 5 different countries including US, UK, Singapore, Switzerland and China (Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen). He has developed strong financial acumen from experience in investment banking, venture capital firm, and hedge fund. Worked in large businesses including giant internet company, big four and small startups. Technology capabilities in AI, Blockchain, IoT, and Big Data.

Digital Society

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