Entrepreneurs

Edward Yang

Computer Science, University of Waterloo, 2015

Edward is currently an engineer at Two Sigma Investments.

Early into his undergraduate studies, Edward found his passion in technology and went onto gain extensive experience in the industry through software and PM internships at Facebook, Microsoft, NVIDIA and BlackBerry. Working on next generation software and hardware helped him discover his love for software engineering. With this passion in hand, Edward started to write his own story. He launched several mobile applications, receiving tens of thousands of downloads on iOS and BlackBerry OS. Edward competed and won awards at several hackathons including: Boston Hacks, Hack the North, AngelHack Toronto. Eventually he went on to co-found Tessoll, an enterprise email management software, which was selected as a finalist for the Velocity Venture Fund.

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