Carnegie Mellon University

Tianyou Gu

Tianyou Tim Gu

Class of 2018

Pittsburgh Campus


Tianyou (Tim) Gu graduated from Fudan University in 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts in mathematical economics. Prior to joining the MSCF program, he interned on the trading floor of BNP Paribas China as a sales and trading analyst auxiliary, where he worked with the rates desk and structured products desk. He also worked on the FRC (fixed income, rates and credits) Team of UBS Investment Bank Shanghai as a quant intern. During the internship, he developed Python/VBA tools to validate models and honed his skills in C++ programming by maintaining the bank’s library. After gaining insight into trading and quantitative research, Tim joined the program to further strengthen his quantitative skills and broaden his understanding of financial markets. Upon graduation, Tim intends to pursue a career in Risk, Quant Trading, Strat or Investment