Mr. Trader Turned Tech
I am an avid sports fan and founded a Sports Analytics Program at my school, providing big data studies to coaching staffs on multiple sports teams that compete on a national level. After graduation, I took a job in derivatives trading where I work on analytical studies as well as risk management on a daily basis.
Undergrad School: Top 20 University
Undergrad Major: Computer Science
Age: 25, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: Vice President of Fraternity, Vice President of a club bridging political divides, Founder of Sports Analytics Program (First of its kind in D1 football)
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Boutique Firm
Length of Employment: 3 yrs
Big Life Wins:
I was able to graduate with honors while working throughout my four years in college. In my job in trading, was a member of a team that more than tripled our income year-over-year due to the use of advanced data modeling by myself and others.
Post MBA Goal:
Looking to move back into the tech industry after graduation. I am open as to industry but currently looking at the education space to try and help lead education’s technological revolution.