Ling Ding graduated from Peking University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. During her undergraduate studies, she worked on several research projects that enriched her skills in quantitative modeling, programming and data analysis. Prior to the MSCF program, Ling interned at China International Trust and Investment Corporation and AVIVA-COFCO Life Insurance Company, where she gained hands-on experience with fundamental analysis and multivariate statistical analysis on market dynamics and market event strategies. She joined the MSCF program to further explore the application of various quantitative disciplines in financial markets. Ling, with her solid foundation in statistics, programming and finance, hopes to launch her career as a trader or a desk quant upon graduation.