Carnegie Mellon University

Weixi Cheng

Weixi Cheng

Class of 2022

Bio

Weixi Cheng graduated from Wake Forest University in May 2020, with Bachelor of Science degrees in Mathematical Statistics and Computer Science. During his undergraduate studies, Weixi developed his interest in discovering underlying stories behind data through statistical and programming tools. Aside from taking classes to deepen his understandings of data science and quantitative modeling, he also joined UBS in Summer 2019 as an intern to gain more insights and experience in the financial industry. He was involved in several projects where he successfully developed prototypes of applications that were accepted and used by the team. Weixi attended the MSCF Program to strengthen his quantitative skills and expand his knowledge in the markets. Upon graduation, he intends to pursue a career in quantitative strategy, data analytics, or risk management.