Industry Talk: From number theory to options trading

Industry Talk: From number theory to options trading

Date: March 8, 2023

Start time: 3:30 pm UTC+08:00

End time: 5:30 pm UTC+08:00

Location: National Taiwan University

台大天文數學館638 教室

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Love finding creative solutions to complex, analytical challenges? Interested in discovering how you can apply your own brand of Maths to make real-world impact?

Join Dr. Adrian Dudek, Optiver’s Head of Academic Partnerships, at National Taiwan University to discover how you can combine your passions with your career, and make real-world impact.

Coming from a strong Maths background, Dr. Adrian will share insights on how Maths is being used in the industry, as well as how his interests and degree have lead him to a career at Optiver. By the end of the session, you’ll:

  • Learn how Maths is being used in one of the most fascinating and dynamic industries.
  • Connect what you’re learning in the classroom to real world applications and opportunities in the industry
  • Explore Optiver’s incredible culture and perks, learning and development opportunities, career prospects, and more.
  • Gain insider tips into their recruitment process.

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

About Dr. Adrian Dudek

Dr. Adrian Dudek is the Head of Academic Partnerships APAC. 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.

Questions? Reach out to us at [email protected].

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