Carnegie Mellon University

Adil Hayat

Adil Hayat

Class of 2018

Bio

Adil Hayat graduated in 2012 from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, with a 5-year Integrated Masters in statistics and informatics. For his master’s thesis, Adil worked on Pairs Trading, which enthused him to take up a career in algorithmic trading. After graduation he worked for the algorithmic trading firm, Deep Value Inc., where he researched various automated trading strategies. After working there for 1.5 years, he joined Goldman Sachs as a strat where he worked on risk and controls in various algorithmic trading systems across asset classes and markets. In order to gain a better understanding of financial markets, he enrolled and cleared all 3 levels of the CFA examination. Adil joined the MSCF program to hone the mathematical and quantitative skills that are essential to success in quantitative research and trading.