How did you become interested in financial markets?
“Once I understood how critical quantitative research was to the firm’s business, I was intrigued and excited by the opportunity to find creative mathematical solutions to real-world problems.
I studied machine learning fairly deeply during my postdoctoral research and appreciated the complexity of market behavior. I immediately jumped at the challenge to take on these complex problems as my full-time career.
After a handful of conversations with team members at Citadel Securities, I concluded I wanted to spend my days getting challenged by bright and innovative people.”