Previously, Ram was a Senior Vice President at Bank of America-Merrill Lynch and member of the Cards & Deposits executive management team responsible for investment decisioning a $120Bn credit portfolio. Prior to this role, Ram was a Vice President at the Merrill Lynch Global Bank Group.
Ram received a B.A. in Economics-Philosophy from Columbia University and is a CFA charterholder.
Kevin began his career as an intellectual property trial lawyer at Keker & Van Nest LLP and worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company. He left McKinsey to lead the investment advisory practice at Cleantech Group, where he counseled corporate venture and innovation groups on investments and value capture across the new energy landscape.
Kevin earned his J.D. from Yale Law School, where he was Senior Editor for the Yale Law Journal. He graduated magna cum laude from Columbia University, with a B.A. in Economics and Philosophy.
Len received a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science from Villanova University.
Kevin received his PhD in Physics at Yale University, where conducted laser-based, flame research funded by NASA. He also has a BS in Applied Physics from Cornell University.
Prior to joining PeerIQ, Ashish was a buy-side trader and strategist focused on RMBS, ABS and CLO debt. He has traded US and European Structured Products, along with liquid instruments in the fixed income and equity spaces. Ashish also has a strong background in risk management from his work as a Fixed Income Risk Manager at Morgan Stanley.
Ashish has Masters in Financial Engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (University of Mumbai). Ashish got his Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Pune.
In his spare time, Ashish enjoys running, following cricket and basketball, and searching for the perfect cup of coffee.
Prior to that, Brian held institutional sales positions with Salomon Brothers and Franklin Templeton.
Brian received a BS in Finance from Villanova University.
Nick received his B.S. with Honors from Binghamton University’s Watson School of Engineering and enjoys traveling.
Richard earned an M.B.A. in Finance and Investments at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business and a B.S. in Business Management from Millersville University of Pennsylvania. In his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, cycling, and cooking.
Corey has been a UI UX designer in the B2B and B2C FinTech spaces since graduating University of Pittsburgh in 2009, with a BA in Philosophy and a minor in Legal Studies.
Outside of Corey’s professional life, he has practiced various forms of martial arts for about 19 years; though today, he focuses more on yoga and meditation.
Brian graduated with both an M.S. and B.S. in Electrical Engineering from John Hopkins University. He later completed a second M.S. in Computer Science from Virginia Tech.
Jianguo earned his B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) and his Ph.D. in Mathematics from Rutgers University-New Brunswick. While at USTC, Jianguo was part of the university badminton team. After coming to the US, he also picked up some new hobbies, like fishing and hiking.
Barry earned an M.S. in Mathematics in Finance from NYU and graduated summa cum laude with B.A. degrees in both Mathematics and Economics from Rutgers University. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball, as well playing the drums and guitar.
Previously, Franklin served as the technical lead for an automotive components analytics company, with stints developing machine learning algorithms at both Bayer Pharmaceuticals and The Madison Square Garden Company.
Franklin received his B.A. from the New Jersey Institute of Technology (University Scholar) and his J.D. from Seton Hall Law. In his free time, he enjoys playing the piano, running and eschewing the Oxford comma.
Alex earned a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. In his free time he enjoys playing esoteric sports (Ultimate Frisbee, Squash, Table Tennis, to name a few), cooking and traveling.
She’s a candidate of MS in Computer Science from Georgia Tech, specializing in machine learning and artificial intelligence. Previously, she holds MA in Economics from Syracuse University and BA in Political Science from National Chengchi University. In her free time, she loves reading and building smart home gadgets.
Yishu joins PeerIQ after completing his PhD in probability theory and stochastic processes at University of Miami: his thesis investigated the large-scale evolution of certain ecological systems. He also holds a BS in applied mathematics from Zhengzhou University of China, graduating with honors and winning First Prize in a collegiate math competition across Henan Province, China. A nature-lover getting better at camping, he is also a weightlifting enthusiast aiming to break into “1,000-pound club.”
Karina graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in Business Administration (and Finance Minor) from Tecnológico de Monterrey.
Jason graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in Cognitive Science. In his free time, he enjoys continuing education, indoor climbing, and squash.
Mike earned his BA from George Washington University, where he double-majored in Economics and Political Science. Originally from Palo Alto, Mike is an avid skier, enjoys pet coding projects, and follows the fortunes of the 49ers, Giants, and Warriors.
Prior to PeerIQ, Vanessa worked as an Assistant Buyer for the Neiman Marcus Group, working in the online divisions of Neiman Marcus.com and Bergdorf Goodman. While working at Bergdorf Goodman, Vanessa co-managed a $60 million annual designer business.
Vanessa graduated from Georgetown University in 2013, earning a B.S. from the McDonough School of Business in International Business and Marketing.
Jonathan earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington University in St. Louis in 2014. Within tech Jonathan loves learning about cloud technology, containers and distributed application architecture. In his free time he enjoys yoga, rock climbing, swimming, and sometimes marathons.
Roy graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, earning a dual-degree in Economics and Applied Computer Science. He enjoys traveling, playing table tennis, discovering new music, and watching the latest Netflix series.
Andrei graduated from Columbia University with a BA in Computer Science in 2015. His interests within computer science include database systems, language design/ compiler construction, and artificial intelligence. In his free time, Andrei is also a fencer having competed at both national and international levels and for Columbia’s champion Division 1 varsity team.
Bryan earned his B.E. in Computer Engineering and M.Eng. in Systems Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology. In his free time, he enjoys reading, running, and dancing.
Prior to PeerIQ, Katie worked at Bloomberg, where she first supported the COO of Bloomberg Media, and later the Managing Editors of Bloomberg Politics. Prior to joining Bloomberg full-time she interned both at Bloomberg and Northrop Grumman.
Katie graduated from James Madison University in 2015, earning both a Bachelors of Business Administration and a Bachelors of Arts in Modern Foreign Languages. She’s an avid traveler, with a passion in particular for Latin America and all its many cultures, cuisines, and dialects.
Rienzi graduated from Columbia University with a BS in Mechanical Engineering in 2016. He loves building, making and creating things, and enjoys programming (which he feels is just building things on a computer) just as much as making physical projects. He is interested in how digital and physical systems interact in robotics, engineering, and artificial intelligence. In his free time he likes playing and developing video games, and is also a competitive athlete in the sport of fencing, having competed at both national and international levels as well as for Columbia’s champion Division 1 championship varsity team.
Zoya is a graduate student in the Management Science and Engineering program at Columbia University and earned her B.S. in Control Science from Zhejiang University. Zoya is an accomplished pianist and in her free time delves into graphic design and photography.