Lingna Chai

Lingna Chai

Operations Research and Information Engineering
Strategic Operations


MEng Concentration: Strategic Operations
Anticipated Graduation Date: May 2013
Areas of Interest: Technical Consulting, Management Consulting

Lingna Chai pursued a dual degree program in University of Michigan and Shanghai Jiaotong University. She completed a B.S.E in Electrical and a B.S.E in Computer Engineering in four years. She also earned a minor in Mathematics in University of Michigan.

During the summer before she joined Cornell University, Lingna interned at the Corporate Banking department of China Minsheng Bank. While working at Minsheng, Lingna worked on a Supply Chain Financing project targeting top performing companies in the cosmetics, logistics and chemical industry.

Lingna also has experience working at General Electric China Technology Center, focusing on a project designing the iPV-dual switchgear. This involved coordinating with the Indian design team and other departments, including marketing and sourcing. She also designed a Human Machine Interface vendor selection plan and reported directly to China Engineering Manager.

Lingna is currently serving for ORIE Student Leadership Committee in Cornell.