Chang Liu

Applied Research Scientist

About

Chang Liu is an Applied Research Scientist and a member of the Georgian Impact team. She brings her in-depth knowledge of mathematical and combinatorial optimization to helping Georgian's portfolio companies.

Experience

Prior to joining Georgian Partners, Chang was a Risk Analyst at Manulife Bank, where she built models to assess the bank’s risk exposure based on extensive market research, including evaluating and predicting the impact of the oil price drop to the mortgage lending risks in Alberta in 2014. In that role, she also provided insightful analytics from consumer and credit reports to find optimal lending policies. Prior to this, she worked at a variety of financial institutions, where she designed financial instruments structures for the Standardized Enterprise Database, and supported a fixed income trading business by ensuring accuracy in trade valuation and reporting.

Education

Chang holds a Master's of Applied Science in Operations Research from the University of Toronto, where she specialized in combinatorial optimization. She also holds a Bachelor's Degree in mathematics from the University of Waterloo.

Did you know?

Chang is passionate about different cultures and fluent in four languages. In her spare time, she loves to explore. She has hiked in the Himalayas, drove from Whitehorse to the Arctic Ocean, and had close encounters with sharks while diving in the Philippine Sea.

Contact Chang

(416) 868-9696

Areas of Expertise

Applied Research

Differential Privacy

Combinatorial Optimization

Mathematics

Companies

WorkFusion

WorkFusion is committed to powering the digital transformation of work. We offer software products that let enterprise leaders digitize their operation, exponentially increasing productivity and improving service delivery. WorkFusion’s engineers, data scientists, designers, and customer teams are bound by a single purpose: to deliver enterprise-grade, AI-powered products purpose-built for operations professionals.

Team: Jason Brenier, Justin LaFayette, Parinaz Sobhani, Emily Walsh, Ji Chao Zhang

Bluecore

Bluecore enables eCommerce marketers to create and distribute personalized emails with the speed and precision not previously possible, dynamically reacting to customer behaviors and catalog changes in seconds. With more than 150 customers representing more than 180 high-end apparel, electronics, automotive and consumer brands, Bluecore delivers customer engagement and conversion at rates that defy industry standards.

Team: Tyson Baber, Justin Lafayette, Parinaz Sobhani, Emily Walsh, Margaret Wu

Integrate.ai

Integrate.ai’s mission is to build a future in which AI enriches people’s lives while creating better, more valuable businesses. To do this, the company is building an AI powered platform for B2C enterprises that integrates with business processes to make customer interactions more natural and valuable. Founded by Steve Irvine, former Facebook executive, Integrate.ai is proud to be based in Toronto, Canada at the center of an exciting AI ecosystem.

Team: Jason Brenier, Hershel Harris, Justin Lafayette, Madalin Mihailescu, Michael Robinson, Parinaz Sobhani, Emily Walsh, Ben Wilde, Ji Chao Zhang