Zihan Zhou graduated Magna Cum Laude from Wuhan University with a Bachelor of Economics in Financial Engineering. He was awarded the National Scholarship in China and Merit Scholarship at Carnegie Mellon University. He also won honorable mention at the Mathematical Contest in Modeling. Prior to joining MSCF, he interned at various financial services firms in a variety of departments including sales and trading, quant strats, risk management and financial consulting. In the trading role, Zihan mainly prepared daily market briefings and proposed strategies for traders. He also gained product exposure through the rotation on different trading desks. As a quant strategy analyst, Zihan independently designed two quantitative timing trading strategies based on MACD, both of which performed well. At Morgan Stanley Huaxin Fund’s Risk Management team, he was responsible for preparing weekly and monthly risk reports, performance attribution analysis and he was also a part of the dynamic monitoring program design. Currently, Zihan is seeking internship opportunities in trading or quant strats in either the sell side or buy side.

Zihan Zhou