Faheem Desai
Two-Year MBA '13

BE, Electronics Engineering, University of Mumbai

Faheem is both the quantitative analyst and a portfolio manager covering the consumer cyclicals sector for the Cayuga Fund. Prior to enrolling at Johnson, he spent three years at JP Morgan India. As part of the risk management group, Faheem worked on developing analytical risk strategies and statistical models covering $165 billion exposure of the bank&rsquos cards portfolio. His most recent role was in equity research at JPM within the Asia Pacific and emerging markets equity strategy team covering top-down macro views and asset allocation recommendations across sixteen international markets. In the summer of 2012, he interned at JP Morgan&rsquos New York office doing interest rate risk analytics within the global corporate treasury department. Faheem has completed all the levels of the CFA exam and is a certified Financial Risk Manager FRM.