Long Cheng currently works as a quantitative research analyst at McKinsey Investment Office in New York, focusing on asset management. He joined the Columbia MS in Operations Research program in September 2014 and graduated February 2016. He truly enjoys the blend of quantitative ideas and financial market practice provided by MSOR program. Long holds an undergraduate degree in Financial Engineering from Renmin University of China. Prior to joining MIO, he interned at a global macro hedge fund in NYC. He is also a ten-year loyal fan of FC Barcelona.