Run Zhang recently graduated summa cum laude from the University of Washington, Seattle in 2015. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration focusing on Finance. During his undergraduate study, he interned at Verus Investments, a local asset management firm, where he performed portfolio risk monitoring and risk management strategy research. In addition, he interned at Huatai Securities, a top investment bank in China, and a boutique consulting firm, where he gained experiences in due diligence and fundamental analysis. He also participated in the Mathematical Contest in Modeling and was designated Honorable Mention. Run joined MSCF program to pursue his long-time passion in quantitative finance. After graduation, he is interested in a career in quantitative strategy research and trading.