Derek is a sophomore studying Business Information Technology with a dual major in Corporate Finance. He aims to apply a background in IT and Big Data Analytics towards a career in Investment Banking. Prior to working at LINK, Derek was a sales rep associate as at Ski Shop (Northern Virginia) where he developed customer service and marketing skills selling ski apparel and merchandise. During his time at the ski shop, Derek had the highest dollar of merchandise sold per hour of work and the most amount of items per transaction among fellow employees. Some of his other involvements at VT include Finance Club and occasionally volunteering and helping out with events on campus.
In his free time, Derek enjoys outdoor activities, weight lifting, and investing.