Chang Liu

Applied Research Scientist


Chang Liu is an Applied Research Scientist and a member of the Georgian Impact team. She brings her in-depth knowledge of mathematical and combinatorial optimization to helping Georgian's portfolio companies.


Prior to joining Georgian Partners, Chang was a Risk Analyst at Manulife Bank, where she built models to assess the bank’s risk exposure based on extensive market research, including evaluating and predicting the impact of the oil price drop to the mortgage lending risks in Alberta in 2014. In that role, she also provided insightful analytics from consumer and credit reports to find optimal lending policies. Prior to this, she worked at a variety of financial institutions, where she designed financial instruments structures for the Standardized Enterprise Database, and supported a fixed income trading business by ensuring accuracy in trade valuation and reporting.


Chang holds a Master's of Applied Science in Operations Research from the University of Toronto, where she specialized in combinatorial optimization. She also holds a Bachelor's Degree in mathematics from the University of Waterloo.

Did you know?

Chang is passionate about different cultures and fluent in four languages. In her spare time, she loves to explore. She has hiked in the Himalayas, drove from Whitehorse to the Arctic Ocean, and had close encounters with sharks while diving in the Philippine Sea.

Contact Chang

(416) 868-9696

Areas of Expertise

Applied Research

Differential Privacy

Combinatorial Optimization




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