Dr. Melody Lang is CEO of edvinca, an investment company exclusively dedicated to EdTech. She is responsible for setting strategy, implementing plans for growth, managing investments, and developing key strategic partnerships.
Prior to heading up edvinca, Melody was Director of Partnerships and Implementations at Knewton, the world's leading adaptive learning technology provider. She was Knewton’s first international employee when the London office was opened in 2013, overseeing a growing number of partnerships with major European publishers.
She started her career as an engineer and research scientist, working at first in marine engineering before moving into the aerospace industry at QinetiQ.
Melody holds a Master’s Degree in Mathematics with Honours from UPMC Paris VI and an Engineering Doctorate from Imperial College London.