Quanzhi Bi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (summa cum laude) and Economics from Peking University where he was the recipient of the Haiou and Turing Class scholarships. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Quanzhi interned at Wizard Quant as a quantitative researcher focusing on high frequency commodity futures trading. Quanzhi has his sights set on working as a high frequency trading researcher at a quant fund. In his free time, Quanzhi enjoys playing soccer.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because it has the best career services and is a top-class resource in preparation for Wall Street.”

Jiajing Chen holds a bachelor’s degree in Biological Science from China Agricultural University and a master’s degree in Health Data Science with a focus on biostatistics and data science from Harvard University. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Jiajing worked as a data scientist. She built machine learning and statistical models to predict customer behavior. She also interned at Nationwide Mutual Insurance, building predictive models and forecasting. Jiajing has her sights set on becoming a quantitative researcher at a hedge fund after graduation. In her free time, she enjoys reading, drawing and frequenting art museums.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its outstanding curriculum and strong alumni network.”

Junxian Chen holds a bachelor’s degree in Financial Mathematics from Baruch College, where she was on the Dean’s list and graduated summa cum laude with a minor in psychology. During her undergraduate years, Junxian was the vice president of the Baruch Traders club and passed the CFA Level I above the 90 percentile. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Junxian interned at Castle Placement as an investment banking data analyst. Junxian is currently exploring roles in quantitative research at investment banks and algorithmic trading at buy-side firms. In her free time, Junxian enjoys hiking, working out, and playing card games like Texas Hold’ Em.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because it provides the best career service and it has the best team of dedicated instructors who are always ready to help their students.”

Zixi Chen holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance and a master’s degree in Finance, both with honors from Tsinghua University where she was awarded the School of Economics and Management’s freshman scholarship. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Zixi interned at Huatai Securities as a financial engineer, at China Asset Management as an investment analyst, at Goldstone Investment Limited as an investment analyst, and at Founder Securities as a derivatives analyst. Zixi’s career objective is to be a quantitative or fundamental researcher. In her free time, Zixi loves to run and play softball.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program to sharpen my quantitative analysis skills and for the better opportunities it provides.”

Minghao Chi holds a bachelor’s degree from New York University Shanghai, where he double majored in Data Science and Mathematics, was an Honors Program candidate, and graduated magna cum laude. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Minghao was a quantitative analyst at CICC, a high frequency trading researcher at QTG Capital, and a quantitative researcher at Broad Fund. He is currently exploiting quantitative research and trading within investment banks and hedge funds. In his free time, Minghao enjoys swimming, and playing RTS games.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its top career service and solid training.”

Zhaohe Huang holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Peking University where he was a merit student and the recipient of the National and the May Fourth Scholarships. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Zhaohe interned as a quantitative strategist on the algorithmic trading team at Lingjun Investment, as a quantitative researcher at Huatai Securities, and as an alpha researcher at Shennong Capital. Zhaohe has his sights set on becoming a quantitative strategist at an investment bank or hedge fund after graduation. In his spare time, Zhaohe enjoys playing table tennis and badminton.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its practical curriculum, fabulous career services, and influential alumni network.”

Leyuan Jiang holds a bachelor’s degree from Tsinghua University, where he double majored in Material Science and Finance, and won the Academic Excellence award. Additionally, during his undergraduate years, he was awarded the title of honorable winner in US Interdisciplinary Contest In Modeling (ICM). Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Leyuan interned at Huatai Securities as a quantitative researcher and at CICC securities as a quantitative strategy researcher. Leyuan’s career objective is to pursue quantitative research or quantitative portfolio management. In his free time, Leyuan enjoys reading, jogging, and cooking.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its dedicated career services and strong alumni community.”

Xirui Jing holds a bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science and Computer Science from the University of Hong Kong, where he graduated with first class honors. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Xirui held numerous quantitative related positions, most notably at Fullgoal Fund Management and Quantum Vector Capital Management. Xirui is currently exploring quant research and quant trading roles at hedge funds, fintech companies, and investment banks. In his free time, Xirui enjoys playing badminton.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because of its strongest community network and its conscientious efforts for student development in every aspect.”

Yian Kang holds a bachelor’s degree from Peking University, where she majored in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics, with concentration in Economics. During her undergraduate years, Yian placed third in the Peking University’s Challenge Cup research competition and was the recipient of the Academic Excellence Award and numerous scholarships including the Outstanding Student Scholarship and the China Finance 40 Forum Scholarship. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Yian interned as a quant researcher at NM Fintech Company and Join Quant Company where she developed trading strategies, and as an analyst at China CITIC Bank where she developed structured wealth management products. Yian is exploring quant strategy roles at investment banks and quant research roles on the buy-side. In her free time, Yian likes running and playing badminton.

“I chose Baruch MFE for its well-structured curriculum, devoted faculty, and good reputation in the industry.”

Adam Kessler holds a bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science from Pennsylvania State University, where he graduated with distinction. Adam is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Adam was a Corporate Vice President and Actuary at New York Life, where he led financial projections for participating whole life and term life businesses. Adam is currently exploring roles in quantitative research and portfolio management. In his free time, Adam loves to golf and listen to live music.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its successful and tight-knit alumni community, dedicated faculty, and career placement outcomes.”

Hanyi Li holds a bachelor’s degree in Pure and Applied Mathematics from Tsinghua University. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Hanyi interned at Derivatives China Capital and was a research analyst at WorldQuant for one year, where he finished several projects that quantify the quality of companies’ annual reports and analyze their statements, with the help of the statistical tools and Natural Language Processing techniques. He was also selected to join the Quantitative Trading Camp held by Jane Street in Hong Kong. Hanyi intends on pursuing a career in quantitative trading or research, and in his free time, he enjoys swimming and playing badminton.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its outstanding career services, strong alumni community, professional faculty team, and cutting-edge learning resources.”

Zezheng Li holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Peking University and a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Beijing Normal University where he was awarded the merit based Jingshi Scholarship. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Zezheng interned at CITIC Limited as a quantitative analyst intern, focusing on asset-backed securities investments. Zezheng aspires to be a quantitative researcher at an investment bank in New York City. In his free time, Zezheng enjoys jogging and playing the piano.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its excellent job placement and strong community!”

Yibang Liu holds a bachelor’s degree in Data Science and Big Data Technology from Peking University where he was a merit student and a recipient of the Ke Chuanglong scholarship. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Yibang worked as a researcher at Alpha2Fund Asset Management, Mengxi Investment Management and Tebon Fund Management, as well as an assistant at the Boston Consulting Group and Haitong Securities. Yibang is currently exploring roles in quantitative research and quantitative trading. In his free time, Yibang enjoys singing and playing tennis.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its excellent career service, ideal location, and well-organized curriculum!”

Yanhao Miao holds a bachelor’s degree from Peking University where he majored in Finance, was the recipient of two scholarships, and won first prize in the Chinese Mathematics Competition of College Students. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Yanhao interned at Optiver as a quantitative trader in a market making and algorithmic trading strategy role. He was also a quant intern at UBS where he conducted the pricing and analysis of structured products. Currently, Yanhao is exploring quant strategist or quant trader roles. In his free time, Yanhao plays baseball and basketball, and enjoys geography, history, solving Rubik’s Cubes.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its outstanding career service, dedicated faculty, well-designed curriculum and strong alumni network.”

Nick Rüdlinger holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from ETH Zurich. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Nick worked at c-alm AG as an analyst developing financial and actuarial applications. He also interned as quantitative analyst at Swiss National Bank on their Asset Management and Money Market Analysis teams where he developed, analytical platforms, data mined, and used modern machine learning techniques. After graduation, Nick intends on working as a quant analyst at a hedge fund or as a consultant in the financial industry. In his free time, Nick enjoys skiing, hiking, and playing tennis.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because of its New York City location as well as its excellent ranking and career placement.”

Liang Shan holds a bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning and Economics from Peking University where she graduated with honors, receiving the PKU award for both Academic Excellence and Scientific Research. Additionally, Liang was a recipient of the CUES Tiehan and Peking University May 4th Scholarships. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Liang was an algorithm engineer at JD.com and a risk Management intern at KPMG. Liang’s career objective is to be a quant researcher. In her free time, Liang enjoys photography and dancing.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for three reasons: its useful courses, amazing faculty, and excellent career services.”

Wanyan Shao holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics and a master’s degree in Statistics, both from Fudan University where she received the First-Class scholarship and was a meritorious winner in the Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Wanyan interned at UBS as an equity quant, at Galaxy Derivative Financial Services as a quantitative trader, and at PingAn Group as a quantitative researcher. She is currently exploring roles in quantitative trading and intuition-driven trading, driven by her desire to embrace uncertainty in the market. In her free time, Wanyan enjoys playing the piano.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its top-notch faculty and very close-knit alumni community.”

Tongtong Sun holds a bachelor degree from Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics, where she graduated with honors and was a National Scholarship recipient. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Tongtong was a bond researcher at Ping An Asset Management, an alpha researcher at Rosefinch Fund Management, and a technical consultant at Accenture. Tongtong has her sights set on a career in quantitative modeling and strategy at a hedge fund or investment bank. In her free time, Tongtong enjoys swimming and ballet.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its advanced curriculum, top-notch professors, and strong alumni community.”

Haojie Wang holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Peking University where he received the Public Service Award, and the Xiexing Scholarship. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Haojie worked at Tao Capital Limited and Risk Under Control Limited. Haojie’s career objective is to work in quantitative trading or research, and in his free time, he enjoys traveling and playing soccer.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its dedicated career services, and top-notch faculty.”

Haoyu Wang holds two bachelor’s degrees from Peking University, one in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics and the other in Economics. During his undergraduate years, Haoyu won first prize in the China Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Haoyu interned as a quant analyst at Beijing Shennong Capital Management and ICBC Credit Suisse Investment Management where he assisted with pricing and investment strategies. Haoyu intends on becoming a quantitative strategist on the buy or sell-side. In his free time, Haoyu enjoys reading and playing table tennis.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because of its better career development, and the enjoyable experience I had during the Baruch MFE summer camp.”

Junhan Wang holds a bachelor’s degree from Peking University, where he majored in Financial Mathematics and minored in Economics. During his undergraduate career, Junhan placed fourth place in the Jiang Zehan Mathematical Modeling Contest. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Junhan interned as a quant trader at Optiver, and as a quant researcher at Alpha2fund, CICC Asset Management, and ICBC Credit Suisse Mutual. Junhan has his sights set on being a quant trader or quant researcher at a buy-side trading firm. In his free time, he enjoys badminton, Texas Hold’em, and fitness.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because of its in-depth professional training, and its rich buy-side career opportunities!”

Zhiyue Wei holds a Bachelor’s degree in Pure and Applied Mathematics from Renmin University of China, where she graduated as Beijing Outstanding Graduate. During her undergraduate years, Zhiyue was the recipient of the Academic Excellence Scholarship and the President’s Scholarship. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE program, Zhiyue interned as a quantitative researcher at Beijing Tao Capital and Jianghai Securities. Currently, she is exploring roles in quantitative research at investment banks and buy-side firms. In her free time. Zhiyue enjoys swimming, painting and playing the piano.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because of its cutting-edge courses, its location and its strong alumni network.”

Yifan Wu holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics from Beijing Normal University, where she was awarded the First Prize Scholarship and the Academic Excellence Scholarship. In addition, she holds an additional bachelor’s degree in economics from Peking University and a master’s degree in Statistics from Columbia University. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Yifan interned as an actuarial analyst at People’s Insurance Company of China and as an IBD analyst at China International Capital Corporation. She intends on pursuing a career as a quantitative researcher at an investment bank after graduation. In her free time, Yifan enjoys dancing, event hosting, and travelling.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because of its practical curriculum, outstanding job placement, great reputation.”

Tao Wu holds a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University, where he majored in Biometry & Statistics and held the title of Merrill Presidential Scholar. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Tao was a quantitative trader at SIG, where he intends on continuing his career after graduation. In his free time, Tao enjoys traveling, cooking, bikepacking, and poker.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its experienced faculty and practical curriculum.”

Xiao Han (Simon) Xiong holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Economics from New York University. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Simon worked as a recruitment consultant at Selby Jennings on the Quantitative Trading/Research team focusing on buy-side clients. He is currently exploring quantitative research and trading positions at hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, and investment banks. In his spare time, Simon enjoys cooking with friends, hiking, and snowboarding.

“I chose to join the Baruch MFE Program for its excellent faculty and unparalleled alumni network.”

Hoi Yu Yeung holds a bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science from the University of Hong Kong, where he minored in Mathematics and graduated with First Class Honors. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Hoi Yu was a high-frequency trader at Century Frontier Asset Management and interned within global markets at J.P. Morgan. Hoi Yu is exploring roles in quantitative trading and quantitative research. In his free time, Hoi Yu enjoys hiking, playing the piano, and poker.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program because of its extensive alumni network.”

Kai Zhang holds two bachelor’s degrees from Peking University, one in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, and the other in Economics. During his undergraduate career, Kai was a meritorious winner in the Mathematical Contest in Modeling, and the recipient of the Founder and Fung scholarships. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Kai interned at WizardQuant as a quantitative researcher and at Shenwan Hongyuan Securities as a quantitative developer. Kai’s career objective is to be a quant researcher at a hedge fund. In his free time, Kai enjoys playing the guitar and Go.

“I chose the Baruch MFE Program for its great reputation, dedicated career services, and cohesive alumni network.”

Ting Zhang holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Peking University where she was awarded Outstanding Undergraduate of Beijing, and a second bachelor’s degree in Forestry Economics and Management from Beijing Forestry University. Prior to joining the Baruch MFE Program, Ting interned at the People’s Bank of China where she developed research reports and at Lianhe Credit Investment Consulting Co., Ltd, where she established quantitative risk control models for ABS products. After graduation, Ting intends on pursuing a career as a quantitative researcher at a hedge fund, and in her free time, she likes to swim and play the zither.

“I joined the Baruch MFE Program for its friendly community, wonderful location in NYC and great reputation in the industry.”