Lixing (Jessica) Huang graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics and Economics from Smith College. Prior to joining the MSCF program, she interned at HSBC Global Banking and Markets in Hong Kong on the sales team, focusing on FX, rates, and credit. During her internship she conducted in-depth research in fixed income markets, assisted senior sales representatives in developing interest rate hedging solutions, and helped manage client relationships with corporations and institutions from China. She further gained insights in the financial market through her fixed income research internship, where she demonstrated her market awareness and solid data mining skills. Thanks to her great communication skills, she collaborated well with teammates and clients. Lixing joined the MSCF program to further enhance her quantitative skills, and she hopes to pursue a career in sales and trading, asset management, or risk management.