Chen graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Electromechanical Engineering from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China. 
Started his career as a Product Manager at Gridsum Holding Inc. He got a foothold in the fintech industry when he became a researcher for Northeast Securities Co., ltd. Afterwards, he became a Product Manager for Tencent in the fintech sector. Naturally he moved into the crypto industry as Blockchain Investment Leader for K2VC. In 2017 he founded Spectra Ventures & Advisory, and a year later he went on to found Coineal.