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Zhiwei Zhou

  • Zhiwei Zhou
  • 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 Science and Technology of China; Bachelor of Science in Physics, Major in Condensed Matter Physics

Experience:

  • WorldQuant: Research Consultant (Fall 2016 & Spring 2017)
  • WorldQuant: Quantitative Research Intern (Summer 2016)
  • Leadership: President for Economic Association of University of Science and Technology of China (Fall 2015 & Spring 2016)
  • Academic Project: US Mathematical Contest in Modeling (top 10%, Feb 2016)
  • E-Tiger Capital Partners: Equity Research Intern (Aug 2016 - Oct 2016)

Hobbies: Playing guitar, singing, and electronic sports

Why do you want to pursue a career in finance? The fast-paced finance industry thrills me and will allow me to apply new ideas and theories swiftly.

What makes you unique?

Participating in electronic sports helps keep my mind focused. I also really enjoy singing, which promotes a mind and body connection.