Carnegie Mellon University

Zixian Lin

Zixian Francis Lin

Class of 2018

Pittsburgh Campus


Zixian ‘Francis’ Lin graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics in 2016. The recipient of several academic honors, he honed his leadership and communication skills at Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity. Maintaining a perfect academic record in Math courses, he also conducted research in Chaos Theory and Galois Theory. He interned as an investment banking analyst with Alpha Capital, where he built financial models for benchmarking and analyzed LBO’s and M&A Accretions/Dilutions. He also has internship experience in investment management and commodity futures trading. He will merge his mathematics and programming skills with his market savvy in order to pursue a career in equities/IB strategies, trading, or quantitative portfolio/asset management.