The Tri-State Chapter was established in 2000 and was the first YPG Chapter.
Orton Chen, Co-Founder
Orton graduated from Bergenfield High School (Bergenfield, NJ). Subsequently, Orton attended Rutgers University and obtained a B.A. in Economics with concentrations in Accounting and Finance and an MBA in Finance.
Currently, Orton is Lead Analyst at WEDGE Capital Management in Charlotte, NC. Prior to joining WEDGE, Orton has worked at a number of financial companies including PaineWebber, Wasserstein Perella Securities, Pinnacle Associates and Al Dhabi Investment. Orton is a CFA charterholder.