Rouzhen Carol Ma
Class of 2018
Rouzhen (Carol) Ma graduated from the University of Maryland with Bachelor of Science degrees in mathematics and finance. During her undergraduate study, she performed research of mathematical modeling with a focus on the Lotka-Volterra Model and actively participated in several case competitions to reinforce her knowledge. Prior to joining the MSCF program, she interned as a financial analyst at Guotai Junan Securities Company, where her responsibilities included conducting securities research and applying stress analysis to clients’ portfolios. In addition, she passed two Society of Actuaries (SOA) exams, and interned at New China Life Insurance Company, where she was involved in modeling insurance product prices. Rouzhen joined the MSCF program in the hopes of further strengthening her quantitative skills and pursuing a career in trading, quantitative research, or risk management.