Carnegie Mellon University

Yufei Fu

Yufei (Alec) Fu

Class of 2022


Yufei (Alec) Fu graduated with magna cum laude honor from New York University in 2019, with a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Computer Science, and a minor in Business Studies. Prior to joining MSCF Program, Alec interned at a Blockchain rating company in Beijing, where she worked as a Quantitative Research Intern and led a project for constructing a quantitative model that could be used to detect wash trading(forge trading volume) activities in Cryptocurrency Exchanges. She also conducted research and analyzed different perspectives of DeFi (Decentralized Finance) ecosystem with team members and independently composed the Oracle section of the DeFi annual industry report. She also worked at a Financial Services Company, Huatai Securities Company Limited in Beijing and focused on fundamental analysis on companies in the TMT industry. Alec joined the MSCF program to further cultivate her quantitative and financial skills. Upon her graduation, she intends to pursue a career in quantitative strategy, quantitative trading or risk management.