2019 PitcHER Finalists

Kristen Fang

Kristen Fang is an entrepreneur, acclaimed researcher, and a longtime advocate for financial literacy. Together with her co-founder Auriel Wright, she created StrattyX, a mobile app that empowers everyday investors. With StrattyX, anyone can create, test, and automate their investing strategies without writing a single line of code.

Kristen is completing her senior year at Harvard University and majors in Computational Neuroscience. Her interest in finance began with an internship at New Horizon Capital, a private equity firm in Beijing, China. From there, she interned at Lazard’s Investment Banking Healthcare M&A group, where she supported the firm in advising Gilead on a $5.1+ billion research and development partnership with Galapagos.

Outside of finance, she is a 2013 alumnus of the National Youth Orchestra of the USA and boasts extensive research experience from her work at the Uchida Lab at Harvard and the Yamamoto Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology. Kristen also runs her own independent educational consulting practice.