Carnegie Mellon University

Hrishikesh Menon

Hrishikesh Menon

Class of 2023

Bio

Hrishikesh Menon graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in 2019, earning both a Bachelor of Technology and a Master of Technology in Electrical Engineering with a specialization in Instrumentation and Signal Processing. While at IIT, he also participated in its Business Club, which whetted his passion for finance, data analysis and machine learning. Over the five years that his dual degree took, he accepted multiple internships in these fields culminating in a stint at Goldman Sachs. After he graduated, he continued work at GS in its Equities Electronic Trading team where he was responsible for warehousing data from its algo engines and from the market, helping in-house algo researchers as well as creating automated performance reports for external clients. He joined MSCF to gain expertise in stochastic calculus and timeseries analysis and hone his skills in machine learning. He desires to pursue a career in quantitative research in the buy-side.