Hans Chen's Résumé

My career path is quite diverse -- which is exactly the reason I have become good at product management.

  • Product management: requirements, specs, product design, user stories, goals, metrics
  • Project management: agile development, sprint planning, task-assigning, tracking
  • Web development: HTML/CSS/JS, PHP, jQuery, Bootstrap, smarty, SQL
  • Native fluency in English and Mandarin Chinese

Product Manager

at GateChina, Inc., Apr 2014 - Present

GateChina offers a full spectrum of web-based products and services such as news, BBS, blogging, etc. tailored for overseas Chinese population. The company's flagship website, Wenxuecity.com, is the most visited Chinese-language portal website outside of China.

I started as an associate product manager and worked my way up. I am currently in charge of PlanMyCollege.com, an online college admissions self-serve platform.

Data Analyst

at Therapydia Inc., Nov 2012 - Mar 2014

Therapydia owns and operates high-end physical therapy and wellness clinics across the United States. The company also develops ReferralJET, a web-based referral management software designed for physical therapy clinics.

I was in charge of everything data-related, including leading the effort of building the most comprehensive physical therapist database in the industry, data mining in order to identify target markets, and assisting in UI design for data-displaying components in ReferralJET.

Research Analyst

at Cleantech Group, Mar 2011 - Oct 2012

Cleantech Group provides research and advisory services in all sectors of clean technology. The company's renowned web-based market intelligence platform, "i3", provides a full range of company insights and investment trends in clean technology sectors.

I was in charge of keeping the i3 platform up-to-date by monitoring market dynamics and events, writing quarterly industry reports, and assisting in UI design for data-displaying components in i3.

Business Manager

at Elecpro (USA) Inc., Jun 2009 - Feb 2011

Elecpro USA is the U.S. office of Guangdong Elecpro, a small-appliance manufacturer in China. The company designs and manufactures various small kitchen electrics for brands across the world, such as Cuisinart, Oster, All-Clad, etc.

I was the Elecpro's main representative in the US, and was responsible for market research and communicating with clients to discuss product requirements and specs.


at Tsing Capital, Sep 2006 - Aug 2008

Tsing Capital is a China-based venture capital firm that invests exclusively within sectors of clean technology and renewable energy.

I was in charge of reviewing and tracking incoming investment opportunities, monitoring market dynamics, and writing quarterly reports.


UCSC Silicon Valley Extension

Professional Certificate, 2017

  • Web and Interactive Media Design
  • Internet Programming & Development

UC Berkeley Extension

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, 2014

  • Information Systems and Management
  • Data Administration and Management

Tsinghua University

Master of Engineering, 2007

  • Environmental Engineering

University of California, Berkely

Bachelor of Science, 2005

  • Environmental Sciences
  • Japanese (Minor)
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