Katherine Lin is a Junior at Columbia SEAS from Boston, MA majoring in Operations Research: Engineering Management Systems and minoring in Economics and Computer Science. Outside of CFIG, Katherine is the Head of Investor Relations for Lion Fund, the Director of Internal Development for the Columbia Social Entrepreneurship Group, Vice President of Program Management for CU Informs, and a volunteer tutor with One-to-One Tutoring. This past summer, Katherine interned in Equity Research at Fidelity Investments in Boston. Next summer, she will be an Investment Banking Summer Analyst at Morgan Stanley in NYC. In her spare time, Katherine enjoys drawing and trying new recipes.
Dylan Roston is a Junior at Columbia College from Miami, FL majoring in Financial Economics. Dylan spent his sophomore summer as an Investment Banking Summer Analyst in Raymond James’s Technology and Services group and will spend next summer as an Investment Banking Summer Analyst at Morgan Stanley. Aside from CFIG, he serves as a portfolio manager of Lion Fund and a volunteer tutor with One-to-One Tutoring. Dylan studied abroad through Columbia’s Art and Music Humanities in Paris Program, one of his favorite experiences at Columbia. In his spare time, he enjoys playing guitar, watching basketball, cooking, and trying new restaurants with his friends and family.
Chloe Brown is a Junior at Columbia College from Miami, majoring in Economics with a concentration in Art History. Outside of CFIG, Chloe is the Chief Development Officer of Smart Woman Securities, a group on campus focused on educating women in finance and investing, and serves as the VP of Vision, Mission, and Values for Scholars of Finance. Chloe spent her sophomore summer working as an Investment Banking Summer Analyst at Morgan Stanley in New York and spent her previous summer working as a US Tax Advisory Intern at Deloitte in Tel Aviv. In her free time, Chloe enjoys singing, visiting art museums, and finding the best places to eat in the city.
Naz Bilecik is a Junior at SEAS from Istanbul, Turkey majoring in Operations Research. Outside of CFIG, Naz is a Head Orientation Leader at the International Student Orientation Program at Columbia and a member of the Columbia Turkish Students Association. Naz is spending her sophomore summer working as a regional intern at Columbia Global Centers l Istanbul and spent her previous summer working at the Investment Products department of HSBC Turkey. In her spare time, Naz enjoys reading comic books, exploring NYC, trying out new restaurants and singing.
Joe Schnitzer is a Junior in the joint program between Columbia GS and JTS, double majoring in History and Philosophy. Besides his responsibilities with CFIG, Joe is the Head of Finance Education for the TAMID Group and is a Co-Founder of Scholar's of Finance at Columbia University. Previously interning in Real Estate Investment, Joe spent this past summer as an analyst for Axiom Investing Incubator, learning financial modeling and developing a comprehensive investment thesis. In his spare time, Joe enjoys volunteering with Kol Hanearim, an organization supporting at-risk youth, playing basketball, and hanging out with friends.
Executive Advisor - Technology
Ursula Ott is a Junior at SEAS from Cupertino, California. She is majoring in Computer Science, in the intelligent systems track. Her Sophomore summer, she worked as a fixed income Sales & Trading Summer Analyst at Deutsche Bank. In her Freshman year she worked as a data science intern at Black Snow Capital, and as a software engineering intern at a ridesharing startup. Outside of CFIG, Ursula is part of Columbia Build Lab. In her free time she enjoys reading YCombinator hackernews, trail running (or regular running if in NYC), film photography, and consuming any and all caffeinated drinks.
Executive Advisor - Diversity & Inclusion
Lindsay Rispoli is a Junior at Columbia College from New Providence, NJ studying Financial Economics. Outside of CFIG, Lindsay is a member of the Columbia Varsity Women’s Swimming and Diving Team and a research analyst for Smart Woman Securities. This summer, Lindsay is working at Allen & Company, a boutique investment bank in NYC as well as the dtx company, a tech startup building a direct to consumer ecosystem. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, exploring NYC, and listening to music.
Co-Head of Education and Secretary
Winston Kot is a Sophomore in Columbia College studying Economics-Philosophy and Computer Science. Outside of CFIG, he is involved with Lion Fund, 180 Degree Consulting, and his own college counseling business. He enjoys learning about different areas of finance and investing through hands-on opportunities. He spent his freshman summer interning for a private equity firm in Shanghai, China. In his spare time, he likes to play basketball, go to the movies, and explore the city.
Vidhima Shetty is a Sophomore at Columbia College from San Ramon, CA double majoring in Economics and English. Outside of CFIG, Vidhima is the symposium lead for Scholars of Finance, VP of Partnerships for Columbia Women in Venture, and a reporter for the Columbia Daily Spectator. This summer she interned as an Analyst at Peakspan Capital, a growth equity fund in San Mateo, CA. She has also written a book, An Adolescent’s Guide to ME/CFS (2018), and hopes to continue writing in the future. In her spare time, she loves going to museums, reading poetry, and baking.
Adelani (Lani) Adedoyin is a Sophomore at Columbia College from Brooklyn, NY, majoring in Economics and Mathematics with a concentration in History. Outside of CFIG he holds the position of Vice Financial Officer on the board of Columbia University Pre-Professional Black Society, an equity research analysts at BLK Capital Management and Executive Vice President for Scholars of Finance . This past summer he worked at MultiPlan where he helped develop a BlockChain database for healthcare providers in Texas. This coming summer he will be participating in JP Morgan Chase's Advancing Black Pathways program as an Apprentice. His hobbies include reading The New Yorker, basketball, and searching for the best ramen restaurants in the city.
Yasemin Ozturk is a Sophomore in SEAS from Istanbul,
Turkey. She is majoring in Operations Research with a
concentration in Engineering Management Systems.
Outside of CFIG, she is a volunteer tutor with
One-to-One Tutoring. Prior to her time at Columbia,
Yasemin interned at Turkish Industry and Business
Association where she worked in the Economics Research
department, and volunteered at Women Entrepreneurs
Association of Turkey where she helped women gain
financial independence through business development.
She is also a member of the European Youth Parliament.
In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, cooking,
working out, and exploring New York with her
Co-Head of Education and Special Events Coordinator
James Muse is a sophomore in Columbia College studying Financial Economics and East Asian Studies. Aside from CFIG, he is an investment analyst at the Lion Fund and a Cofounder of Scholars of Finance at Columbia. He interned at Symetra Investment Management as a Commercial Mortgage Loans Summer Analyst during his freshman summer. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, playing tennis, and exploring the city.