Valerie Chiykowski

Senior Venture Manager | Matter Stream Lead

Valerie Chiykowski is a Venture Manager at Creative Destruction Lab. Prior to joining CDL, Valerie completed her PhD in Chemistry at the University of British Columbia and BSc in Chemistry at Queen’s University. Her doctoral research was in materials discovery for next generation solar cells. Valerie is passionate about diversity in STEM as the co-founder of the Women in Chemistry initiative at UBC and the site lead of the High School Girls Program at CDL–Toronto.