CEO Chiente Hsu, Ph.D, is a recognized expert in the field of quantitative investing and has worked as the Global Head of Alpha Strategies at Credit Suisse and Global Head of Quantitative Investment Strategy Research at Morgan Stanley. Her co-founder Rachel Yu, M.S., is an alumni of Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Asia, where she led the China institutional sales team. She co-founds ALEX after successfully building a high frequency data and machine learning trading firm. Chiente and Rachel have been involved in nearly every segment of the financial industry — as an executives, authors, academics and as advocates for women in finance. Together they have assembled around themselves a handpicked team of over 15 experts in financial engineering, smart contract development and cryptocurrency insiders, each representing the brightest minds they have met across their careers.