About: Our Team

President

Julia Pei

Julia Pei

Prior to Wharton, Julia worked at Equity Group Investments, the Zell family office. During her two years at EGI, Julia focused on public and private investing across various sectors. Prior to that, she was an investment banking analyst at Credit Suisse in its Power & Renewables Group. She graduated from The University of Chicago with a degree in economics. She will be interning at Fidelity Investments this summer.

VP of Career

Jonathan Chan

Jonathan Chan

Prior to Wharton, Jonathan worked at Francisco Partners, a technology focused private equity firm. During his two years at FP, Jonathan focused on investments in technology and technology-enabled service businesses. Prior to that, he was an investment banking analyst at Evercore Partners in its Technology M&A Group. He graduated from The University of Western Ontario with degrees in business and engineering. He will be interning at Tourbillon Capital Partners this summer.

Lucy Hong

Lucy Hong

Prior to Wharton, Lucy was most recently an equity research associate covering the Food Retail and Distribution sector at BMO Capital Markets, following two years in investment banking. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and will be interning at T. Rowe Price this summer.

Daniel Michel

Daniel Michel

Prior to Wharton, Daniel worked at Berkeley Research Group (BRG) in Washington, D.C. as an economic consultant. While at BRG, Daniel worked on the antitrust team assisting with international class certification cases. Daniel graduated from The College of William & Mary with a B.A. in Economics. He will be interning at American Century Investments this summer.

Coby Powers

Coby Powers

Prior to Wharton, Coby served as a private equity associate with Francisco Partners, where he was responsible for executing investments across the technology industry, and as an investment banking analyst with J.P. Morgan, where he was responsible for executing M&A and financing transactions within the healthcare industry. Coby holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California. He will be interning at Fidelity Investments this summer.

VP of Speaker Series

Shu Haur Tang

Shu Haur Tang

Prior to Wharton, Shu Haur worked at Morgan Stanley Investment Management. During his four years at MSIM, Shu Haur focused on high-yield, investment grade and securitized credit investing across various sectors. He graduated from Princeton University with a degree in economics. He will be interning at Clearwater Capital Partners and Briarwood Chase Management this summer.

Rikhil Bajaj

Rikhil Bajaj

Prior to Wharton, Rikhil was part of the TMT team at Warburg Pincus focusing on financial technology, healthcare IT and software / business services. Prior to Warburg, Rikhil worked at Primus Capital, a middle market buyout fund. Rikhil also worked as a management consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. Rikhil graduated Valedictorian from the Schulich School of Business, York University, where he received a BBA (Honors). He will be interning at Whale Rock Capital Management this summer.

Vivek Goyal

Vivek Goyal

Prior to Wharton, Vivek worked in venture capital at Nokia Growth Partners across their Europe, India and US offices. Prior to that, he worked with A.T. Kearney in India. He graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. He will be interning with T. Rowe Price this summer.

VP of Finance

Stanley Guo

Stanley Guo

Prior to Wharton, Stanley worked at UBS Investment Bank, where he focused on financial institutions in Asia and covered various sectors in the Greater China region. Stanley graduated Summa Cum Laude from NYU Stern School of Business with a B.S. degree in finance and economics. He will be interning at Fidelity Investments this summer.

VP of Women’s Programming

Lucy Hong

Lucy Hong

Prior to Wharton, Lucy was most recently an equity research associate covering the Food Retail and Distribution sector at BMO Capital Markets, following two years in investment banking. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and will be interning at T. Rowe Price this summer.

Ceci Zhang

Ceci Zhang

Prior to Wharton, Ceci worked at Neuberger Berman on private equity and credit investments across different sectors. Prior to that, she worked as an investment banking analyst at Citigroup Global Industrials Group. Ceci graduated from Brandeis University with a degree in Economics & Mathematics, and is a CFA charterholder. She will be interning at Surveyor Capital this summer.

VP of International

Arjun Baskaran

Arjun Baskaran

Prior to Wharton, Arjun spent two years covering public equities at PremjiInvest, an $8bn Bangalore/SF-based multi-strategy family office. He has also spent two years doing private equity at the International Finance Corporation, Washington DC. He is a Mechanical Engineering honors graduate from BITS, Pilani. He will be interning at Balyasny Asset Management this summer.

VP of Marketing & Communications

Zoe Deng

Zoe Deng

Prior to Wharton, Zoe worked in China’s state media Xinhua News Agency, running the mobile digital department of China’s largest daily Reference News as Editor-in-Chief. She holds a B.A. degree in English Literature from Beijing Foreign Studies University. She passed all three levels of CFA exams and will be interning at William Blair Investment Management this summer.

VP of Social

Clay Gregory

Clay Gregory

Prior to Wharton, Clay was as a Senior Associate at Mistral Equity Partners in New York, where he focused on investing in the consumer and retail sectors. Prior to Mistral, Clay was an Analyst in the Consumer and Retail investment banking group at Jefferies. Clay holds a B.A. degree in History from Rhodes College. He will be interning at Alyeska Investment Group this summer.

Edmund Soriano

Edmund Soriano

Prior to Wharton, Edmund worked at GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, where he was an Assistant Vice President in the direct investments private equity group. Prior to GIC, Edmund was an investment banking analyst at Morgan Stanley. Edmund graduated from Harvard University with high honors in Applied Mathematics. He will be interning at Surveyor Capital this summer.