Nate Chen is in his third year of Formula DRIFT PROSPEC. In a partnership extension with Jerry Yang Racing (JYR), Nate serves as JYR's PROSPEC driver as well as spotter for Kazuya Taguchi in the Formula DRIFT PRO series. Nate is no stranger to Formula DRIFT, he attended his first FD event at age 13 in 2007 and continues to be one of the youngest FD media credential holders, covering Wall Speedway from 2010 – 2012 for various teams and media outlets.
Outside of Formula DRIFT, Nate is a venerable Defense & Government Technology investor and is responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and building platforms on behalf of IMB Partners. Prior to his career in investing, he was an investment banker in New York, advising companies within the Consumer sector on M&A and capital raises.
He graduated from the College of William & Mary with a BBA in Finance and resides in Washington, D.C.