Abigail H. Wen
The Present and Future of Artificial Intelligence | Amir Khosrowshahi | Abigail H. Wen | hub.berlin
Born 1977 in the United States, Abigail Hing Wen earned her BA in Government and International Relations at Harvard University and her JD from Columbia Law School.
Abigail is Intel Corporation’s Managing Counsel for the Office of the Artificial Intelligence Chief Technology Officer. She serves as a strategic, legal and policy adviser for AI research, focusing on emerging AI technologies, the greater ecosystem and policy leadership. She also partners closely with Silicon Valley investors as legal lead for Intel Capital's AI investments and strategic transactions and has worked with more than a hundred startups from incorporation to IPO or acquisition. Exemplary transactions include Intel’s $4.1B investment in ASML and $740M in Cloudera.
Abigail serves as board observer for Two Bit Circus, a virtual reality entertainment company based in Los Angeles, California.
Prior to joining Intel in 2012, Abigail advised clients on Wall Street and in Washington DC with the corporate group of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, clerked for the Honorable Judge Judith W. Rogers on the United States Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit and worked on tech and innovation policy for the Senate Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Antitrust, Business Rights and Competition. She speaks on AI and venture capital investing at national conferences and has published on AI in Fortune Magazine and Forbes. Her debut novel is forthcoming summer 2020.