Qi (Ella) Chen

Qi (Ella) Chen is a MPA candidate at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA). She is doing a concentration in Energy and Environment, and a specialization in Advanced Policy and Economic Analysis.

Currently at Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc., Ella is working as a GRI analyst intern, analyzing sustainability trends in the world. At Columbia University, She is the CSR Chair of the SIPA Net Impact.

Originally from China, Ella is a trilingual speaker in Mandarin, Cantonese and English. She obtained a Bachelor of Management degree from Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) in Guangzhou, China, where she worked as the Project Manager at SIFE-SYSU from 2009 to 2011. She also has a strong background in research, policy analysis and news translation.

She is passionate about sustainable development, and believes in the power of the combination of environmental & energy issues, social issues and corporate government issues. While interning at G&A, She has learnt about how people in the three sectors cooperate with each other and work effectively together to make a difference in the world.

Qi (Ella) Chen

Qi (Ella) Chen
Honor Roll 2014

email:  qc2172@columbia.edu