Industry Talk

Industry talk: How to become a Trader

Industry talk: How to become a Trader

Date: October 17, 2023

Start time: 6:00 pm UTC+08:00

End time: 7:00 pm UTC+08:00

Location: Virtual

Keen to discover how your analytical skills could kickstart your career as a trader?

In this virtual session, Dr. Adrian Dudek, Optiver’s Head of Academic Partnerships, delves into the exciting world of options trading.

Explore how your passion for problem solving puts you in good stead for a career in trading, and gain practical tips on how you can maximise your chances of securing a role in this dynamic industry. Come along to enjoy a mix of maths, trading, options and volatility.

No previous experience in trading or financial markets? You bring the passion and we’ll provide you with the insights to kickstart your career.

Questions? Reach out to us at [email protected]

About Dr. Adrian Dudek

Dr. Adrian Dudek is the Head of Academic Partnerships APAC at Optiver. Growing up in Perth, Australia, Adrian has always been interested in prime numbers. Following his passions, he moved to Canberra to pursue his interests and completed his PhD in number theory at the Australian National University (ANU). 

Soon after, he started his career as a Trader at Optiver, a decision that’s allowed him to combine his interests in maths with his day to day role. More recently, Adrian began his current role as the Head of Academic Partnerships, which has allowed him to travel to different universities to share his personal journey with students, as well as discuss all things maths and trading.

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