MEng Concentration: Financial Engineering
Anticipated Graduation Date: December 2014
Areas of Interest: Trading, Portfolio Management, Fixed Income
Vishal Fadia is a graduate student at Cornell University pursuing a Master of Engineering degree in Financial Engineering. He also received his B.S. in Operations Research & Information Engineering in May 2013 from Cornell.
During the summer of 2012, Vishal completed an internship with UBS Global Asset Management in Chicago. He worked with several trading desks and research teams and gained exposure to different areas of portfolio management within the fixed income market. Additionally, he developed several technical trading strategies for credit indices and currencies.
He decided to pursue the M.Eng. in Financial Engineering in order to develop a strong skill set in quantitative finance that will prepare him to build and analyze financial products and models in an innovative way.