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Our Team

Our Team

 
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Linda XIE

Co-founder and Managing Director

Linda Xie is a co-founder and managing director at Scalar Capital. Previously she was a product manager at Coinbase where she worked with regulators and law enforcement. Prior to Coinbase, she was a portfolio risk analyst at AIG. She is also an advisor to 0x. Linda holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, San Diego.

 
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Jordan Clifford

Co-founder and Managing Director

Jordan Clifford is a co-founder and managing director at Scalar Capital. Previously he was lead growth engineer at Coinbase. Jordan has also worked as a software engineer at multiple tech startups and as a business analyst at Capital One. Jordan holds a B.S. in Computer Science and Economics from Carnegie Mellon University.

 
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Jordan Palmer

Director of Operations

Jordan Palmer is the Director of Operations at Scalar Capital. Previously he was a quantitative analyst at JPMorgan and worked as a credit risk analyst at AIG prior to that. Jordan holds a M.S. in Financial Engineering from New York University and B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Montevallo.

 
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Cyrus Younessi

Director of Research and Trading

Cyrus is the Director of Research and Trading at Scalar Capital. Previously he was a digital currencies investment analyst at Cumberland Mining and a trader at DRW. He holds a Master of Financial Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles and B.A. in Economics and Applied Mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley.