Ms. Interstellar Thinker
Graduated with a first class in Biotechnology engineering. Was picked straight out of college to work for Bofa. My work entails building pricing models(within derivatives market) for the traders. As a side project, I work on analyzing public policies and provide Indian bureaucrats with succinct research work to create better policies.
Undergrad School: Top Indian Engineering College
Undergrad Major: Biotechnology
Age: 26, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Diploma in Financial Engineering
School Name: University of London
Extracurriculars: Public Policy Analysis, Learning new language whether computer or human. No discrimination!, Weight training
Title: Senior Analyst
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 1 mos
Big Life Wins:
1. Drafted a Handbook of Best Practices for District level Health officials to efficiently deliver goods and services to the citizen, under the mentorship of a top Indian bureaucrat. This handbook is about to be put to use on state level as a beta test. 2. Built the model for Commodities asset class which helped improve the efficiency of our pricing.
Post MBA Goal:
I’m hoping to work at the convergence of Data, Public Policy & Economics. Initially, I’d look to work at organizations like World Bank or J-PAL and gain on-the-job knowledge before turning to Academia.