Carnegie Mellon University

Markus Treppo

Markus Treppo

Class of 2022

Bio

Markus Treppo is an Honors graduate from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Applied Science and Engineering and a Minor in Business. Between his third and fourth year, he completed a 16-month Professional Experience Year at the Royal Bank of Canada. During his internship, he explored applications of advanced analytics and machine learning to RBC’s retail credit card portfolio and merchant partnership opportunities. At RBC, he developed strong experience in leveraging large and diverse data assets to solving challenging problems, such as predicting cardholder attrition behavior, anticipating future travel and airline spending, and identifying client profiles likely to adopt e-commerce.  Markus joined the MSCF program to develop further expertise in machine learning and study how to apply his quantitative and multidisciplinary skillset to the financial markets. Upon graduation, he plans to seek opportunities in quant trading, research, and investment management.