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Xin Tong

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

Education (previous degree): The George Washington University; Bachelor of Science, Major in Economics, Minor in Mathematics

Experience (could be previous work, research, project, or leadership roles in an extracurricular activity):

  • Zhongyongheng Accounting Firm: Audit Assistant (Spring 2017)
  • Minmetals Securities: Investment Banking Division Summer Analyst (Summer 2016)                        
  • Minmetals International Trust: Assistant to Manager of Risk Control Department (Summer 2015)
  • Leadership: Co-founder and the Head of Finance of DIY Club at Tianjin University (Fall 2012 to Spring 2014)

Hobbies: Playing electronic keyboard, traveling, calligraphy, and handicraft

Why do you want to pursue a career in finance?

I enjoy and eagerly accept the opportunity to use quantitative methods to solve real-world problems in the ever-changing financial world.

What makes you unique?

I have traveled to numerous cities and countries. My multi-cultural experiences have rewarded me with a broad perspective and have strengthened my communication skills.