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Dr. Amal Moussa Managing Director Head of US Single Stocks Exotic Derivatives Trading Goldman Sachs

Dr. Amal Moussa Managing Director Head of US Single Stocks Exotic Derivatives Trading Goldman Sachs

Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan 2023 Future of Finance Conference

09.00 – PANEL DISCUSSION: Chat-GPT & The Future of Ai in Finance!

Moderator: Tony Berkman, Managing Director, Two Sigma

Nancy Davis Founder & Portfolio Manager Quadratic Capital Management LLC, Dr. Amal Moussa, Managing Director at Goldman Sachs, Dr. Harvey Stein, Two Sigma

Dr. Amal Moussa is a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs where she leads the Single Stocks Exotic Derivatives Trading desk. Prior to that, Amal held senior level positions in equity derivatives trading at other leading financial institutions such as J.P. Morgan, UBS and Citigroup. In addition to her work in Markets, Amal is an Adjunct Professor at Columbia University where she teaches a graduate course on Modeling and Trading Derivatives in the Mathematics of Finance Masters program.

Amal has a Ph.D. in Statistics, obtained with distinction, from Columbia University. Her thesis “Contagion and Systemic Risk in Financial Networks” shed light on the importance of the network structure in identifying systemic financial institutions and formulating regulatory policies, and has been cited by several scholars and industry professionals including former Federal Reserve president Janet Yellen.

She was also awarded the Minghui Yu Teaching Award at Columbia University. Prior to her Ph.D., Amal graduated with a Masters in Mathematical Finance from Sorbonne University (former Paris VI) and a Grande Ecole engineering degree from Télécom Paris. Amal is a board member of Teach for Lebanon, an NGO working to ensure that all children in Lebanon have access to education regardless of socioeconomic background, and she is an active member of the Women in Trading network at Goldman Sachs.

Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan 2023 Future of Finance Conference