International development professional interested in multilateral integration, sovereign debt financing, energy policy, resource management, state-society relations, global capital markets, market forecasting and qualitative methodology.

RESEARCH INTERESTSOptions trading, global capital markets, algorithmic trading, big data analytics, alternative investments, energy policy, behavioral finance, derivatives pricing, commodities trading, dynamic hedging, market forecasting, telecom and quantitative methodology.

Work experience

Work experience
Oct 2012 - Present

Associate (Mergers and Acquisitions Desk)

Urbalink CA
May 2012 - Present

Managing Partner

Lgoos Capital
Jun 2012 - Present

Summer Associate

Copal Partners (Moody's Corporation)

Business Development Analyst

Jun 2011 - May 2012

Economic Analyst

LM & Asociados
Sep 2009 - Nov 2011

Vice President


• Conducted event planning and recruitment projects for incoming undergraduate students.

• Held summits and panels about UNICEF to help raise awareness and increase membership.

• Participated in fundraising initiatives like the Tap Project and helped raise a net total of

$10,000, part of which was sent to Chile following the earthquake of 2010.

• Organized and planned events of more than 200 people for the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.

• Balanced budgets and established accounting controls.

Aug 2009 - Apr 2011

Research Assistant

Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs

• Conducted quantitative and qualitative research on economic and social development in Sub Saharan Africa.

• Surveyed and analyzed interdisciplinary academic literature, archival texts, and quantitative data.

• Preformed statistical analyses involving: W.H.O, UNDP, and World Bank human development indicators and data pools.

Mar 2009 - Apr 2010

Research Analyst/Assistant Editor

Syracuse University Department of African Studies

• Helped edit and assemble an academic compilation on comparative political typologies and existing models of state-society relations in South America and the Caribbean. Specifically, worked in contacting contributing authors and academics, editing much of their work, researching innovations in the field, writing an introduction and providing literary guides.


Jan 2012 - Present


Polytechnic Institute of Technology | NYU Poly
Jul 2012 - Feb 2013

Post-Graduate Diploma

New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Aug 2007 - May 2011

Bachelor of Arts

Syracuse University: Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs




VAR Analysis


Data Analysis






Electronic Trading