MEng Concentration: Financial Engineering
Areas of Interest: Investment Banking, Sales and Trading, Consulting
Anticipated Graduation Date: December 2012
Yijie Pan graduated from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in July 2011 with an undergraduate degree in finance. Her interest in financial modeling and trading led her to pursue an in-depth study of Financial Engineering at Cornell University in the fall of 2012.
Yijie is currently a CFA level-2 candidate. During her undergraduate years, she interned at the sales and trading department of Guotai Jun’an Sercurites Co. in Shanghai, the business planning department of the Coca-Cola Company, and the investment banking division in Everbright Bank of China. Through these experiences, Yijie not only gained first-hand knowledge about derivative markets, financing products, and corporate finance, but she also realized the importance of understanding the underlying structures and risk transmission within the financial activities. She is dedicated to becoming a future leader in the finance industry.
Upon graduation, Yijie is interested in an analytical position in the finance industry or a consulting firm. She’s looking forward to leveraging her skills in both finance and engineering.