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Shuyu Chen

  • Shuyu Chen
  • Dept: Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan (OR Manhattan)
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Anticipated Graduation Date: December 2017

Education (previous degree): Virginia Tech; B.S., Major in Applied and Computational Mathematics; B.S., Major in Finance

Experience:

  • Antarctica Capital: Summer Quantitative Analyst (Summer 2017)
  • Academic Project: Dynamic portfolio optimization incorporating VIX (Spring 2017)
  • FXCM: FX Trading Trainee (Winter 2015)
  • Investment Banking Institute: Financial Modeling and Valuation Trainee (Summer 2015)
  • Virginia Tech: Math Lab Tutor for all freshman and sophomore math courses (Fall 2013 & Spring 2014)
  • Leadership: Director of Virginia Tech Multicultural Diversity Club

Hobbies: Playing piano, Chinese Chess, Camping, and Tennis

Why do you want to pursue a career in finance?

I thrive in fast-paced work environments that allow me to grow and utilize my strong communication and analytical skills.

What makes you unique?

I put myself in other people’s shoes in order to better understand their views, while also retaining the ability to think for myself.