Qiulei (Leo) Bao

Qiulei (Leo) Bao

Operations Research and Information Engineering
Financial Engineering


Anticipated Graduation Date: December 2017

Education (previous degree): Carnegie Mellon University; Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences, Major in Operations Research and Statistics


  • Bank of America: Quantitative Analytics in Consumer Risk Analytics - Capital (Summer 2017)
  • Academic Project: Portfolio Rebalancing Strategy – The effect of long-term returns and market conditions (Spring 2017)
  • Leadership: Senior Leadership Recognition Award at Carnegie Mellon University (Spring 2016)
  • Carnegie Mellon University: Academic Coach (Fall 2014 – Spring 2016) Teaching Assistant & Grader for Statistics and Mathematics Courses (Spring 2015 - Spring 2016)

Hobbies: Tennis, Chess, Poker

Why do you want to pursue a career in finance?

Pursuing a career finance allows me to utilize my strong problem-solving skills and undertake global challenges on a daily basis.

What makes you unique?

Playing tennis for ten years has allowed me to enhance my personal development. Through tennis, I have honed the skills required to lead, compete and focus, making me a strong accessory to any team, on and off the court.