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Galia Gichon

2018 Speaker

GALIA GICHON is an independent personal financial expert with more than twenty years in financial services, including nearly ten years on Wall Street, and an MBA in finance. Her career has spanned corporate bond research analyst, personal finance expert, angel investor, entrepreneur advisor and author.  As an angel investor and advisor, she has worked with Pipeline Angels, Astia, Topstone Angels, Next Wave Impact and Refinery CT.  She is the founder of Down to Earth Finance, independent personal finance education and accelerator facilitator at Her Corner, an accelerator for women entrepreneurs. She has been teaching at Barnard College’s Athena Center for Leadership for over ten years. Gichon has been widely quoted in The New York Times, NBC, CNN, Real Simple and more. Previously, she worked at Bear Stearns and Nomura Securities.  Gichon is also the author of My Money Matters which was featured on THE TODAY SHOW.  @simplymoney