Xiao Jean Chen

CEO & Founder of VenturePole

A business and technology hybrid, XJ is building AI-powered tools to make venture capital faster, better and equitable.

Her mission is to raise more money for female founders and founders of color, as well as help investors make better investments faster. She also mentors and invests in startups.

She is a management major and worked as a consultant. XJ's toolset includes rainmaking, business and data analytics, mixed-method research, front-end programming and writing verses she calls poetry.