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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.

 
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Kerry Wong

Director of Investor Relations

Kerry Wong is the Director of Investor Relations at Scalar Capital. Previously she was a Senior Vice President at Millennium Trust Company where she was responsible for the business development efforts with fintech funds and lending platforms. Prior to that, Kerry managed the west coast prime brokerage business for Barclays Bank and was a sales associate for Citibank's capital markets prime finance team. She holds a bachelor's degree in Political Economy from UC Berkeley and the FINRA Series 7 and Series 63 licenses.