Jia Shuo (John) is a graduate of the University of British Columbia where he received a double major degree in honours Economics and Mathematics. In particular.
John is very interested in econometrics, quantitative financial modeling, machine learning, and artificial intelligence in the field of finance. Previously, John has interned at an investment bank in China called China Merchant Securities, where he was able to gain insight through hands-on experience.
In the future, John hopes to pursue a career in hedge funds in the investment management industry. In his spare time, John enjoys snowboarding, golf, and basketball. Since the completion of his undergraduate degree, John is working towards completing his Masters in Financial Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley.
Undergraduate Award Global Winner in 2016
University: University of British Columbia
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