Carnegie Mellon University

Koontze Jang

Koontze Jang

Class of 2023

Bio

Koontze Jang graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2019, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics with a minor in mathematics and a Master of Science in Finance. During his time there, his passion to intersect data and finance led him to work as a quantitative research intern at Integra FEC to help on a lawsuit dealing with mortgage-backed securities fraud from 2008. To pursue a career in the financial markets, Koontze also interned at Wells Fargo as a commodities trading analyst where he returned full-time making markets with agriculture and metal derivatives using quantitative models to predict macroeconomic views. Koontze joined the MSCF program to further strengthen his quantitative skills to become a quantitative researcher within the financial industry.