MEng Concentration: Financial Engineering
Anticipated Graduation Date: December 2016
Areas of Interest: Trading, Quantitative Research, Risk Management
Xihao Feng received his Bachelor of Science degree with honor in Actuarial Science, Economics, and Applied Statistics from Purdue University and graduated with Highest Distinction. With a passion for financial markets and quantitative analysis, he decided to pursue a career in finance.
In the summer of 2016, he completed a summer quantitative research analyst internship at a Fintech start up called MAP (Macro Analytic Professionals) where he was able to apply the tools he learned in the CFEM classroom to real world situations.
Xihao is also a great communicator and enjoys meeting new people. During the summer of 2015, he participated in a summer program called Washington Maymester Program at C-SPAN, which gave him the opportunity to talk with senators, lobbyists and journalists in Washington, DC.