“How I Became a Quant” Virtual Panel

Join us February 24, 2022 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm (CST) for our virtual panel!

Learn more about the field of quantitative finance and the variety of quant roles to select from, including trading, quantitative risk analysis, investment strategies, fintech, quant software engineering, data science and more!

Our panelists represent a variety of "quants" and will discuss how and why they moved into the field of quantitative finance, and their experiences in the University of Minnesota's Master of Financial Mathematics (MFM) and Fundamentals of Quantitative Finance (FQF) Post Baccalaureate Certificate.

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About the Panelists

Christopher Prouty - (Moderator), Trading Technology Lead, Cargill - Cargill Risk Management Division

Robert Schell - Assistant VP and Analyst - US Bank Treasury 

May Ji - Senior Associate - Risk Engineer - the Options Clearing Corporation (OCC)

Pratik Pranay - Senior Manager - Capital Markets Solutions, Ameriprise Financial 

There will be plenty of time for Q&A from the audience during this lively and interesting panel. 

This panel is brought to you by the University of Minnesota's Master of Financial Mathematics (MFM), and the Fundamentals of Quantitative Finance (FQF) Post Baccalaureate Certificate, as well as the International Association of Quantitative Finance (IAQF) where the University of Minnesota is an academic affiliate.