Carnegie Mellon University

Wenzhao Zhang

Wenzhao (Wen) Zhang

Class of 2023


Wenzhao (Wen) Zhang graduated from Sichuan University with a dual-degree in Computer Science and Financial Engineering. During his undergraduate studies, Wen worked as a research assistant conducting research on topics such as factor models, machine learning, and quant trading. Wen sharpened his quantitative analytical skills through internship experiences in various industries, including investment banking, asset management, and financial technology. During his internship in Huatai Securities and Bank of China Investment Management, Wen gained a deeper understanding of quant finance by developing and conducting back-testing trading strategies. He also has passed all exams of FRM certificate and is currently working on CFA certificate. Wen joined the MSCF program to further strengthen his knowledge and skills in quant finance. Upon graduation, Wen intends to pursue a career in quantitative research, risk management, and data science.