Graduates and their First Employment

The tables below contain information on the first employer of the students of the MSc UZH ETH in Quantitative Finance after graduation.

Graduation Year 2019

First Name Last Name Employer Position
Michael Giegrich n.a.  
Maria Gkaragkouni n.a.  
Rong Huang n.a.  
Linyi Jia n.a.  
Jakub Kowalcyk n.a.  
Victor Lagomarsino Union Bancaire Privée Quantitative Analyst
Nhat Quang Pham Huu

Cevian Capital

Investment Analyst
Avdo Shabani n.a.  
Florian Spychiger

UZH URRP Social Networks and ZHAW

PhD and Scientific Employee Business Development


Graduation Year 2018


First Name Last Name Employer Position
Patrick Aschermayr London School of Economics PhD
Pascal Boll MainFirst Equity Sell Side Analyst
Alex De Haas Dutch National Bank Analyst
Yu Chen Morgan Stanley UK Quantitative Strategist
Stefano Fabbri European Central Bank

Trainee at Stress Test Modelling Division

Daniel  Grosshans University of Zurich PhD Student
Florian Grünewald Diem Clientpartner AG Research Analyst
Wei Guo n.a. n.a.
Andreas Kälin n.a. n.a.
Manuel Känzig UBS Strategic Asset Allocation Strategist
Victoria Keller NewRe Junior Structurer Weather and Agriculture
Jan Krepl n.a. n.a.
Fabian Marbach Accenture DACH Technology Consulting Analyst
Rasia Naidoo Vontobel Asset Management Investment Communication
Thomas Obrist n.a. n.a.
Felix Ohswald n.a. n.a.
Cédric Piaget Credit Suisse, Global Treasury Risk Quant  Treasury Risk Modeler
Antonio Polino Google (Zurich) Software Engineer
Naomi Poole n.a. n.a.
Pasquale Riviezzo n.a. n.a.
Simon Ruetz n.a. n.a.
Murat Sümer LGT Capital Partners Analyst
Tryggvi Thoroddsen n.a. n.a.
Qian Wang JP Morgan Quantitative Researcher
Martin Waser AAAccell Ltd. Quantitative Engineer
Kuan Xu n.a. n.a.
Qimeng Yin SUVA Quantitative Analyst
Zifan Zhang ZZ Vermögensberatung (Schweiz AG) Financial Engineer


Graduation Year 2017

First Name Last Name Employer Position
Stefan Altman Partners Group Portfolio Analyst (Private Equity)
Oliver Blum PPCmetrics AG Asset Manager
Zhongheng Chen Partners Group Quantitative Analyst
Milan Cvetkovic StepStone Group  Hedge Fund Analyst
Cheik Oumar Dembele Lombard Odier Asset Management Quantitative Portfolio Manager
Gianluca De Nard University of Zurich PhD Student
Ming Deng University of Zurich PhD Student
Alexandra Egg Vontobel Analyst in the corporate finance team
Tobias Enders Mc Kinsey & Company Consultant
Othmane Hifdi n.a. n.a.
Erika Jansson FIS Senior Quantitative Software Engineer
Jonathan Boon Han Koh EPFL PhD Student
Sophie Kolberg n.a. n.a.
Tomas Kvasnicka n.a. n.a.
Elena Mateva Baxter Healthcare SA Junior Financial Analyst
Filip Moric n.a. n.a.
Lukas Münstermann University of Zurich PhD Student 
Ivana Primorac Credit Suisse Cross Asset Structuring
Simon Skok n.a. n.a.
Martin Stefanik ETH Zurich PhD Student
Urban Ulrych University of Zurich PhD Student
Filip Vojnic-Zelic Pictet Asset Management Graduate Trainee in Fixed Income
Simon Wasle n.a. n.a.
Alexander Wehrli Swiss National Bank Senior Quantitative Analyst
Rebecca Westphal ETH Zurich PhD Student

Graduation Year 2016

First Name Last Name Employer Position
Serge Birri TearHere n.a.
Meng Chen Zurich Insurance Group Risk Modeling Expert
Xian Chen University of Oregon PhD Student
Antonello Cirulli OLZ & Partners Asset and Liability Management AG Intern
Iosif Faskiotis UBS Quantitative Risk Control
Michel Gba n.a. n.a.
Devin Heer UBS

Quant Developer Algorithmic Trading

Ueli Hofstetter n.a. n.a.
Hasan Karahan Raiffeisen Fund Analyst
Kevin Klein BDO Consultant in Risk Management Services in Financial Services
Stephan Krushev UBS Senior Business Analyst Credit, Country and Settlement Risk Service and Product Manager
Jeta Limani FINMA Data Analyst
Deyu Ming University College London PhD Candidate in Statistical Science 
Tom Noppe n.a. n.a.
Jovan Samardzic n.a. n.a.
Alfiya Shamisheva Landis+Gyr Market Analyst/Strategy Office
Alexander Smirnow

University of Zurich

PhD Student
Kevin Smith

Contovista AG

Data Scientist
Tatyana Soldatova University of Zurich PhD Student
Gereon Sommer Partners Group Portfolio Manager for Private Infrastructure
Jin Sun n.a. n.a.
Florian Sutter swissQuant Quant Engineer Intern
Michael Svaton University of Zurich PhD Student
Jan Tepina Credit Suisse Risk Manager
Nina Troha

Colchis Capital Management, LP

Credit Analyst
Joris van der Aa Zanders Treasury and Finance Solutions Consultant Quantitative Risk Management
Yitian Yang KPMG Deutschland Financial Analyst
Xiao Ye Zhan UBS Risk Methodology

Graduation Year 2015

First Name Last Name Employer Position
Zeynep Boyali Prometeia Junior ERM Consultant
Christian Fiegl Bank Vontobel Developer Financial Engineer
Rafaela Guberovic Palantir Technologies Product Expert
Cédric Lang ZKB Trainee in Equity and Bond Research
Marco Laube swissQuant Junior Quant Engineer
Svea Ludwig Credit Suisse Transaction Banking Analyst
Antoine Lyson Sea Capital LLC Quantitative Strategist
Birgit Mairhuber Credit Suisse Cross Asset Derivatives Analyst
Tim Marahrens Credit Suisse Private Equity Analyst
Gianluca Marcoli Tech-Insta SA n.a.
Laurent Oberholzer TawiPay Head of Business Development & Co-Founder at TawiPay
Markus Regez Axpo Trading Quantitative Risk Analyst
Stefan Roggo KPMG Quantitative Specialist
Johanna Christina Schreier n.a. n.a.
Louis Tisseau des Escotais BCG Consultant
Eleni Verteouri Credit Suisse Treasury ALM & Risk Modeling
David Volkmann n.a. n.a.
Thomas Weber Credit Suisse Front Office Quant
Patrick S. Walker University of Zurich PhD Student
Mateusz Wròbleski Bank J. Safra Sarasin Ltd. Application Developer/Business Analyst Asset Management
Hanlin Yang University of Zurich PhD Student

Graduation Year 2014

First Name Last Name Employer Position
Martin Andersson ZKB Trainee Portfolio Management
Abdelaziz Belquadhi n.a. n.a.
Pascal Caversaccio University of Zurich PhD Student
Michele di Lascio AXA Life Invest Hedging Analyst
Wail El Allali BNP Paribas CIB Front Office Quantitative Researcher
Jarred Foster Macquarie Bank Credit Risk Analyst
Benjamin Groth KPMG Quantitative Specialist
Anna-Lena Hashagen Technische Universität München PhD
Sarah Jucker UniCredit Product Controller
Ryan Kurniawan ETH Zurich PhD Student
Ferdinand Langnickel University of Zurich PhD Student
Annina Nef Scor Junior Quantitative Financial Risk Analyst
Pawel Obara SwissRe Credit Risk Analyst
Warrick Poklewski-Koziell swissQuant Junior Quantitative Analyst
Pavel Riabouchkine swissQuant Junior Quant Engineer
Steven Schärer University of Zurich/swissQuant PhD Student/Junior Quant Engineer
Felix Stang University of Zurich PhD Student
Anna-Lena Stepashova Univerisity of Oxford Researcher
Wladimir Weinbender Partners Group Junior Portfolio Manager
Alessandro Zucconi Swissquote Trader


Graduation Year 2013

First Name Last Name Employer Position
Thomas Cayé ETH Zurich PhD Student
Jan Cuonz n.a. n.a.
Mario Dal Col LGT Capital Management Multi Asset Class Portfolio Manager
Gabriel Doyon KPMG Quantitative Specialist
Thomas Eichenberger Roland Berger Strategy Consultants Junior Consultant
Christian Gebauer Bain & Company Associate Consultant
Peter Gracar Deloitte Consultant
Yuefei Huang UBS Risk Model & Analysis Specialist
Enqi Liang China Securities Co., Ltd. Quantitative Analyst
Marc Lickes LGT Capital Management Asset Allocation Analyst
Fabian Lutz Amplitude Capital AG Quant. Trading System Developer
Fatima Manaa UBS Risk Model Verification Team
Giorgio Mori Swiss Life Financial Mathematician
Mathis Mörke Vescore Solutions AG Quantitative Analyst
Martin Pleischl TU Vienna Student
István Rédl UBS Quantitative Risk Analyst, Intern
Jurij Reichenecker Universität Liechtenstein PhD Student
Karl Ruzsics Credit Suisse Portfolio Manager/Catastrophe Bond Trader
Delphine Savatier Mazars Actuary
Michèle Sennhauser UBS Product Specialist in Investment Management
Kevin Soobratty BNP Paribas Hong Kong Credit and Market Risk Analyst
Victoriia Skrpyka UBS Business Analyst
Seth Tolev Axpo Trading Quantitative Trainee
Luca Trovato SabMiller Commodity Risk Analyst
Andreas Vogel Quantus AG Chief Investment Officer
Patrick Wyss TALOS Management Consultants Business Analyst

Graduation Year 2012

First Name Last Name Employer Position
Olivier Bachem Moneypark Chief Product Officer
Jamil Bouallai Bank Vontobel Portfolio Manager
Stefania Colangelo Clariden Leu Quantitative Analyst
Marie-Sophie Delalay Deloitte Consulting AG Analyst
Luca Dominedò KPMG Intern
Cora Drimus Axpo Trading Quantitative Analyst
Ilya Dubovets Barclays Capital Emerging Markets FX & Rates Trading Desk
Felix Fattinger University of Zurich PhD Student
Victor Fedyashov University of Oxford PhD Student
Thuy-Mai Hoang Lombard Odier Asset Management, Intern
Danting Liu UBS FX Trader
Ren Liu ETH Zurich PhD Student
Edgar Mathis UBS Equity Derivatives Trading, Intern
Florian Müller-Reiter swissQuant Quant Engineer
John Reichenbächer Value & Risk Service GmbH Senior Quant
Sebastiano Rossi swissQuant Quant Engineer
Roger Rüegg ZKB Asset Management Trainee
Kim Schartz University of Zurich PhD Student
Danzhu Shi EFG Financial Products Director
Thomas Strahm University of Zurich Research Assistant
Robbin Tops ETH Zurich PhD Student
Dandan Zhao UBS Risk Modeling & Analytics Specialist

Graduation Year 2011

First Name Last Name Employer Position
Nico Achtsis KU Leuven PhD Student
Simone Bernardi University of Zurich PhD Student
Erwan Croguennoc Unibail-Rodamco Financial Analyst within the Treasury Team
Alessandro Gnoatto Prometeia S.p.A. in Bologna Junior Analyst
Daniel Kövi Credit Suisse Quantitative Analyst (Risk Methodology)
Kinga Kaczmarek Swiss Re Assistant Vice President
Felix Matthys University of Zurich PhD Student
Christian Raemy swissQuant Junior Quantitative Engineer
Jovan Stojkovic Swiss Finance Institute PhD Student
Daniel Velasquez Citibank Structurer
William Vettorato Morgan Stanley Quantitative Analyst
Matthias Wyss Barclays Capital Quantitative Associate Commodity Structuring