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Lei Ji

  • Lei Ji
  • Dept: Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan (OR Manhattan)
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MEng Concentration: Financial Engineering
Anticipated Graduation Date: December 2018

Education (previous degree): University of California Berkeley; Bachelor degree with Honors, Major in Applied Mathematics

Experience:

  • Citi: Quantitative Analysis Summer Analyst in Asset-Backed Securities (Summer 2017)
  • Denali Capital Partners: Private Equity Intern Associate (Fall 2016 & Winter 2017 & Spring 2017)
  • AGC Partners: Investment Banking Fall Analyst (Fall 2016)
  • Academic Project: Commodity Trading Strategy (Spring 2016)
  • Academic Project: Independent Study on Blackjack (Spring 2016)
  • Bank of China: Foreign Exchange Research Intern (Summer 2015)
  • Leadership: Program Manager for Delivery Service program (Spring 2015)

Hobbies: Reading history books, playing Texas hold 'em, traveling and swimming

Why do you want to pursue a career in finance?  

I want to work in a dynamic environment that allows me to be creative, innovative, and utilize my quantitative and communication skills

What makes you unique?

I work hard at turning my weaknesses into strengths, through dedication and focus. I am always seeking ways for self-development and enjoy taking on new challenges so that I can push my boundaries and get out of my comfort zone.