Zonglong Chen joined Building Markets as a Data and Research Intern in April 2020. In this role, he contributes to research projects and supports data cleaning and analysis activities. Prior to this, he worked as an Analyst at China Global Philanthropy Institute where he conducted social science research and extracted insights from donation data to help funders make informed giving decisions. Zonglong obtained his Master’s degree in Applied Statistics and Decision Making from Fordham University. He is passionate about making the philanthropic sector more data-driven and using data for social change.