Paris Blockchain Week 2024


Hazel Zhang


Head of Investments


Hazel Zhang serves as the Head of Investment at aelf, where she brings her extensive investment experience in bulge brackets, big tech and venture capital to the blockchain ecosystem. She is responsible for implementing aelf’s vertical and stage-agnostic investment strategy, including sourcing and structuring new investment opportunities around emerging projects and businesses bridging Web2 to Web3. Before her role at aelf, Hazel was heading Web3 investments in NetEase Games, driving global investments in the pan-entertainment and blockchain space. Hazel is also an Advisor at Stanford AI & Web3 Research Lab Association and holds a Master’s in Financial Economics from the University of Oxford.