Nicole Jao is a New York-based journalist. She holds an M.A. in Science Journalism from Columbia University and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
Nicole reported on the rapidly evolving technology space in Asia in the first few years of her career. However, she has since shifted her focus to one of the biggest issues of our time: climate change. She is deeply interested in the intersection between business and sustainability.
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