Ji Chao Zhang

Director of Software Engineering


Ji Chao is our Director of Software Engineering and a member of the Georgian Impact team. In that role he leads our internal software engineering efforts and supports portfolio engagements.


Prior to joining Georgian Partners, Ji Chao was a Software Development Engineer at Amazon, where he worked on the design and development of the data platform, business analytics and machine learning systems to support supply chain optimization and fulfillment. Prior to Amazon, Ji Chao was a Senior Software Developer at Bloomberg, where he designed and implemented software components in Bloomberg’s Tradebook equity trading system and was an advocate on best practices in OOD/OOP/C++. He was also a Senior Software Developer at IBM where he worked on compiler technology, programming language implementation and expert systems for test failure investigation.


Ji Chao holds a Master of Computer Science in computer software engineering from the University of Ottawa and a Bachelor of Engineering in computer science from Zhengzhou University.

Contact Ji Chao

(416) 868-9696

Areas of Expertise

Software Engineering

Distributed System Design

Cloud Computing

Machine Learning

Business Analytics

Compiler Design and Implementation



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