Chenxi Wang, Ph.D.
Founder and General Partner
Chenxi Wang is the founder of Rain Capital, which is a cyber-focused venture fund. A well-known strategist, speaker, and technologist in the cybersecurity industry, Wang also serves on the Board of Directors for MDU Resources (NYSE: mdu) and is a strategic advisor to SC Media. She has over 20 years' experience in IT and security, and has held roles in software engineering, security architecture, security engineering and security leadership. As a cybersecurity career adviser and mentor for people around the world, her passion is helping people, particularly women, get into cybersecurity. Naomi volunteers with Philly Tech Sistas, a Philadelphia-based nonprofit helping women of color prepare for a career in IT and tech. Naomi has two Masters degrees from Villanova University and a Bachelors of Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology. In her spare time, Naomi plays volleyball and stays active as the mother of two boys. Previously, Wang held various executive positions with Twistlock, Intel Security and Forrester Research. Wang was named by SC Magazine as a Women of Influence and received the Women Investor of 2019 award from Women Tech Founders. Wang’s career began as a faculty member at Carnegie Mellon University. Wang holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Virginia.