Point72 Ventures

Ziying Tang


New York

Ziying Tang is a Research Associate on the Platform Team at Point72 Ventures. In her role, Ziying leverages Point72’s proprietary research capabilities to integrate alternative data into its private markets’ investment process. 

Before joining Point72 Ventures, Ziying co-led a healthcare data research team within Point72’s hedge fund business. In this role, she collaborated with a multidisciplinary team comprising fundamental researchers, data scientists, engineers, and data strategists to provide differentiated, relevant, and compliant data-driven insights to long/short equity investors. Ziying joined Point72 full time in 2019 after spending time as an intern. She received her bachelor’s degree in economics from Brown University. 

Translate the data driven VC vision into reality. 

I’m thrilled to harness my past experience and channel it into the private sector, crafting a data-driven research platform that empowers our investors and platform team with superhuman capabilities! 

The most important part of my research process is: 

Constantly challenging the status quo.

Be a thoughtful risk taker. 

Embracing the fact that setbacks can be an inherent aspect of pioneering new frontiers, advocating for deliberate risk-taking and leveraging every misstep as an opportunity for growth! 

I am motivated by: 

Endless curiosity and the discerning minds around me.

Small talk cheat sheet:

Podcasts, Knit & Crochet, Asian food, best short walks around the city.