Financial Research and Learning Lab

Assistant Hours (September to December)

Monday: 11:00AM - 5PM & 7:00PM - 9:00PM

Tuesday: 10:00AM - 9:00PM

Wednesday: 9:00AM - 1:00PM

Thursday: 11:00AM - 2:00PM & 4:00PM - 9:00PM

Friday: 10:00AM - 9:00PM

Saturday: 10:00AM- 6:00PM

Sunday: 10:00AM - 8:00PM

Who we are

Alex Miliosevic


Max Gosselin

 

Shiza Shahzad

Elias Rizk

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Kian Pezeshki

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Ram Kumar

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Role

Along with the Lab Manager, Lab Assistants are available to help with any questions, offer support for the programs and databases offered at the lab, provide 1-on-1 training to students and users and help with the growth initiatives in order ensure the lab is operating smoothly.

 

Lab Assistants

To schedule an appointment or to ask a question, please feel free to email one of them or click here.

Alex Milosevic

Alex is a fourth year finance student at the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management. Since his first year Alex has been involved in the finance, clubs and competitions community at the Telfer School of Management. Specifically, Alex has competed in various case competitions in the past two years, such as OF, TTC, TMX and TICC. Through his knowledge of the various financial resources the lab offers, Alex has been able to help his peers complete various projects. In the future Alex hopes to continue his education in the field of quantitative finance. This year he is working towards graduating, and getting his CFA level I designation. Alex is extremely approachable and always willing to lend a hand.

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Max Gosselin

Max is a fourth year finance student at the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management. Max is currently leading Telfer’s RITC 2019 team, hoping to improve on last years 12th place finish. Given his background in computer science Max is interested in pursuing a career in quantitative finance, specifically focused on algorithmic trading. Max is planning on completing his CFA level 1 this year. Having personally benefited so much from the opportunities in the Financial Research and Learning Lab he hopes that he can extend the same opportunities to Telfer students through his service to the lab.

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Shiza Shahzad

Shiza is a fourth year finance student at the Telfer School of Management. She is one of the new additions for the 2018/2019 academic year. Shiza developed a strong interest in the financial markets after competing in the Telfer Trading Competition and the Rotman International Trading Competition. In addition to competitions, Shiza has been involved with multiple clubs such as the Telfer Finance Society, Omnium Financier Telfer, and AIESEC. Upon graduation, Shiza will be joining Manulife Asset Management as a Risk Analyst and pursuing her CFA designation.

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Elias Rizk

Elias Rizk is a 4th year Finance Student at the Telfer School of Management with a background in Economics. This past summer, Elias completed an internship at RBC Dominion Securities and passed his CFA Level 1. He is mainly interested in starting a career in Wealth Management, where he is presented with the opportunity to grow his client’s wealth through discretionary portfolio management. Alongside his academics and professional goals, Elias is very involved in extracurricular activities as he participated in  the 2017 Bank of Canada Governor’s Challenge as a top five finalist. Through his experiences, Elias has learned to use the lab resources and embraces the opportunity to help other students do the same.

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Kian Pezeshki

Kian is a third year finance student at the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management. Kian is currently an analyst for Telfer’s student-managed investment fund, Telfer Capital Fund (TCF). Kian has been involved in different clubs and competitions across Telfer’s community since his first year such as Strat 24, the TMX Case competition, and Telfer’s Portfolio Management Competition. Kian enjoys teaching others about the resources that the Financial Research and Learning Lab has to offer and how they can use it to gain an advantage amongst peers. Kian has passed his CFA level 1 and plans to complete the CFA and CPA program in the following years.

 

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Ram Kumar

Ram is a fourth year finance student at the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management. He is a Portfolio Manager Leader at Telfer’s student managed investment fund. Ram is interested in pursuing a career in the capital markets. He has been involved in business competitions such as the TMX Case Competition and Jeux Du Commerce. All of his extra-curricular involvement listed above has been aided by the Financial Research Lab through hosting the events or team practices. His immediate goal is to write his CFA level 1 this year.

 

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Lab Manager

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Tarek Kassem
Contact:
École de gestion Telfer | Telfer School of Management
Université d'Ottawa | University of Ottawa
55 Laurier E (DMS 2186C) Ottawa ON K1N 6N5 Canada
613-562-5800 ext.7183

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