Chen Deng graduated from Wuhan University with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. During his undergraduate study, he was ranked 5th in the class out of 102 classmates. At the same time, he also participated in quite a few research projects related to quantitative finance. For more exposure to the real market, he interned in asset management subsidiary company of GF Securities as a quantitative analyst. There, he developed pair trading strategy; back tested it, and optimized its arguments. Upon the completion of the MSCF program, Chen hopes to leverage his quantitative and programming skills to pursue a career in trading or asset management.