Song Chen

co-founder and
Head of Technology

Song leads software development
and systems architecture.

Song's technical experience includes roles as Principal Engineer at Synopsys, Inc., managing the PrimeTime architecture group, and as Senior Architect at Magma Design Automation, Inc., where he was awarded product of the year by Electronic Design Magazine.

Song holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Fudan University.

LinkedIn: Song Chen

Our team

Yinzi Cai

Founder and ceo

Yinzi provides overall management,
strategic planning and finance.

Yinzi is an innovative thinker in designing state-of-the-art online banking platforms. She has hands-on experience in building new businesses through emerging marketing channels and technology.

As President & COO of NextCard, Yinzi was the key architect of the first instant online credit card approval and balance transfer systems (six issued US and EU patents). She was responsible for managing all line  business functions and the overall P&L of a $2B credit card portfolio. Prior to NextCard, Yinzi served as Principal in the Finance Industry Group at American Management Systems (AMS)

Yinzi holds a BS degree in Physics from Fudan University and an MS in Statistics and Operations Research from Case Western Reserve University.

LinkedIn: Yinzi Cai


Eric Zankman

Chief Marketing OffICer

Eric leads marketing and business
development efforts.

Eric has held VP/SVP roles in software start-up companies and has worked as an Analytics Consultant for large financial services clients. As Senior Principal at American Management Systems (AMS), he delivered marketing analytics and CRM strategy for leading players in the credit card industry. Prior to AMS, he developed analytics-based marketing strategies for the Credit Card Division at Bank of America.

Eric earned a BS degree in Physics from MIT and an MBA in Marketing/Finance from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.

LinkedIn: Eric Zankman