Carnegie Mellon University

Usman Sadiq

Usman Masood Sadiq

Class of 2023


Usman Sadiq graduated from the University of Toronto in May 2021 with Honors Bachelor of Science in Computer Science along with minors in Mathematics and Statistics. Usman developed an interest in quantitative finance when he took a year off school to work full-time at Virtu Financial. At Virtu, he saw extensive use of Computer Science, Statistics and Mathematics to create quantitative models to improve performance in the market. Usman also has experience in data analysis through several research projects where he used statistical models and advanced data analysis techniques to get accurate results. He wants to enhance his current skill set while gaining the fundamental knowledge of quantitative finance through the MSCF program.