The University of WarwickOctober 2012 - July 2016 (expected)
Mathematics and Statistics - BSc MMathStat (Integrated Masters Degree)
First Year Grade: First Class (1st); Top 10%
Second Year Grade: First Class (1st)
Norwich SchoolSeptember 2007 - July 2012 A-level: Mathematics - A*, Further Mathematics - A, Physics - A, Chemistry - B, Economics AS - a GCSE:3A*, 4A, B, C
Conferences & Summer Schools
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology - KAUST, Saudi Arabia18 - 23 January 2015
KAUST International Research Comnpetition for Undergraduates
2015 Winter Enrichment Program
One of 39 undergraduate students selected from over 600 international undergraduate researchers to present their research to an interdisciplinary panel in Saudi Arabia.
Wolfram Science, Bentley University, Boston, MA, USA28 June - 18 July 2014
Wolfram Science Summer School 2014
One of 60 students selected from a large field of international applicants to attend the Wolfram Science Summer
On the Complexity and Behaviour of Cryptocurrencies Compared to Other Markets
Co-authored by Hector Zenil (Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford & Algorithmic Nature Group,
Cited as one of the "best of the rest" of new papers on arXiv in the week ending November 22, 2014 by the MIT
Technology Review - http://on.dwn.re/1vmEhTH.
Temporary Work Placements:
Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia12 August - 17 September 2013
Five weeks spent with the Debt Finance Markets division - Head of department: Sean Lai Yew Hoong & Reporting to: Aaron Phan Kar Chun and Ari Ikmal.
Capital markets Division, Investec Bank Plc., London18 - 28 March 2013
One week spent with the Structured Equity Derivatives team - Head of desk: Anant Patel & Reporting to: John Johnson.
The next week was spent with the Commodities & Resource Finance team - Head of desk: George Rodgers & Reporting to: Sarah Hennessey.
Capital markets Division, Investec Bank Plc., London22 - 26 August & 24 - 28 October 2011
Two separate weeks spent with the Debt Capital markets deak - Head of desk: Eden Riche & Reporting to: Michael Smith and Chris Babington.
Temporary Employment and Volunteering:
Caremark Enfield, London17 March - 17 September 2013
Acting Managing Director
For a period of 2 weeks, acted as Managing Director whilst the Managind Director was on annual leave.
Statistics Department, The University of Warwick, West Midlands8 - 26 July 2013
Statistics Departmental Internship
Various tasks including: preparation of lecture material, IT support for research staff and preparing material for outreach activities.
Caremark Enfield, LondonJuly - September 2012
Preparation of documentation, dealing with customer and recruitment enquiries, helping with community promotional events, organinsing yearly accounts.
Positions of Responsibility
Warwick Statistics Department SSLCOctober 2013 - October 2015
Elected by the committee to act as secretary for the 2013-14 academic year and again for the 2014-15 academic year. Responsibilities include producing detailed minutes of meetings, formulating agendas and general organisation of the committee.
Warwick MORSE SocietyFebruary 2013 - February 2014
Elected by members of the society to act as Academic Head.
Organised and ran a successful trading game at Warwick One World Week, which will be run again in subsequent
years as a society event.
Warwick Statistics Department SSLCOctober 2012 - October 2015
Elected by peers to represent statistics students in meetings with staff and students from the department.
Warwick MORSE SocietyOctober 2012 - June 2013
Executive Committee Member
One of two first year statistics students elected by peers to represent the first year statistics students on the MORSE Society executive committee.
Warwick Emerging Markets SocietyNovember 2012 - March 2013
Executive Committee Member
Selected after CV screening and interview, to replace the previous treasurer.
Awards, Memberships and Extracurricular Activities
Member of Bright Network, and Bright Investment Banking Network
Norfolk County Scholar - In recognition of exceptional A-level performance
Recipient of an Arkwright Scholarship, (Physics, Mathematics & Engineering) - 2010-12
Proficient in French reading & listening, basic written and spoken
Basic written, spoken, reading and listening Arabic.
Software & Langauges:
Advanced: Microsoft Office, LaTeX, Wolfram Mathematica
Proficient: Apple iWork, R, HTML, CSS
Basic: Java, C++, Adobe Photoshop