Vik Chadha read Economics at Churchill College Cambridge from 2008 to 2011, with particular interests in the fields of monetary macroeconomics and statistical econometrics. During his studies, Vik was awarded with a grant from the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust to travel to Singapore with the London School of Economics Business Society to learn more about a career in the financial services sector. During this trip, he met with leading investment banks, asset managers and sovereign wealth funds. It was this which sparked his interest in fixed income global markets and has led to a varied career as a trader of interest rate instruments, including bonds and swaps, as well as foreign exchange forwards. After graduation, Vik has worked with JP Morgan and HSBC as well as fintech firm Iwoca.
Vikas Chadha is a CFA charterholder and has a passion for technology including electronic trading initiatives. He has also been involved in student mentoring schemes and is a member of the Churchill College Business Network.