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Darien Huang


Matriculation Year: 2010

Prior Undergraduate/Graduate Degree (s):

B.S.Ec. in Finance, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

B.A. in Mathematics, University of Pennsylvania

Minor in Computer Science


Work Experience:

Analyst, Quantitative Trading, Goldman Sachs Japan

Summer Analyst, Global Markets, Deutsche Bank Japan





 Research Fellowships:


Research Assistant for Luke Taylor and Alon Brav (Duke) Spring 2012

Research Assistant for Franklin Allen and Richard Brealey (LBS) 2011-2012

Research Assistant for Franklin Allen and Jun Qian (Boston College) Summer 2011

Research Assistant for Itay Goldstein and Luke Taylor Spring 2011



  • Darien Huang (Work In Progress), "The IPO of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China", with Franklin Allen, Jun Qian, Mengxin Zhao, forthcoming, The Frontier State of Economics: IEA XVI World Congress, "The Chinese Economy", edited by Masahiko Aoki.

Awards And Honors

  • Univ. of Penn Dean's Fellowship for Distinguished Merit, 2010-2014
  • Wharton Research Scholar; Wharton Undergraduate Research Award, 2007-2008
  • Benjamin Franklin Scholar, 2004-2008


 Teaching Fellowships:


Teaching Assistant for Franklin Allen, FNCE 601 Corporate Finance (MBA) Fall 2011

Teaching Assistant for Philip Bond, FNCE 717/206 Financial Derivatives (MBA/UG) Spring 2007