9th November | 16:20~16:50

[Entrepreneurship Track]

I Survived! Year 1 of running a startup in Japan



Yan Fan
Co-Founder & CTO, Code Chrysalis

Born in China and raised in Seattle, Yan graduated from Dartmouth College with degrees in Economics and Arabic. After graduation, Yan worked in Singapore building bio-ethanol markets in Asia for Bunge, one of the largest commodity trading companies in the world. After a career change into tech, Yan worked as a software engineer at Ayasdi, a leading Silicon Valley machine learning startup, and as an instructor for Hack Reactor’s prep course.
Code Chrysalis is Yan‘s second coding bootcamp–with Hack Reactor, she co-founded and served as CTO of a coding school in Jordan helping refugees in 2016.