Akshay is a junior at Carnegie Mellon University where he is studying business administration with a concentration in finance and accounting. He is also pursuing an additional degree in statistics.
During the summer of 2016, Akshay worked as an associate intern for Defoe Redmount, a small investment bank out of Newport Beach, CA. He worked closely with small business owners to help financially restructure their companies to ensure the highest probability of success. In addition, he has helped clients with similar products, cultures, and goals come together to create value for the company and customers.
At Carnegie Mellon, Akshay is an active member of Phi Delta Theta fraternity, Wall Street Club, and the Tepper Finance group. Some of his interests include golfing, basketball, stand-up comedy, and poker.
Akshay's primary investment interests include biotechnologies, financial technologies, and machine learning.