Global Conference 2017
Dave Chen is Chairman of Equilibrium, an asset-management platform of sustainability-driven real assets funds for institutional investors. He also serves on the boards of the Freshwater Trust and B Corp/B LAB. Chen is on the faculties of the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and the Stanford Graduate School of Business, focusing on sustainability and impact finance. He is co-owner of Patton Valley Vineyards, a maker of sustainably farmed Oregon pinot noir. Chen was chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco's Portland branch, a general partner at OVP Venture Partners, founder and CEO of GeoTrust, vice president of marketing at Mentor Graphics, at McKinsey & Co. and an early team member at Solectron. He holds a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley, and a master of management degree from the Kellogg School of Management.