Xingyao Sun graduated from Zhejiang University, China with a bachelors degree in economics. During undergraduate study, Xingyao and his team won the Meritorious Award (1st Prize) of Mathematical Contest in Modeling (US). To further leverage his studies in finance, mathematics and computer science, he interned at Yongkun Asset Management (China) to build statistical arbitrage trading strategies for spot silver traded on the Shanghai Gold Exchange and LME. After graduation, he joined Barclays as a full-time analyst in Singapore, where he developed and supported real-time pricing and risk engines for interest rate derivatives in emerging markets. Xingyao seeks a career in asset management, fixed income or trading and research.