Wharton Undergraduate Finance & Technology Group (WUFT)

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Description

WUFT is a tight-knit group of undergraduates interested in the intersection of finance & technology.

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Mission

WUFT seeks to educate and support Penn undergraduates who are interested in the intersection of finance & technology.

Values

  • Initiative - Our members are self-starters who collaborate on new ideas and projects to help WUFT move forward.
  • Innovation - We strive to be at the cutting edge of new ideas and trends, and, hopefully, the ones creating them.
  • Community - Above all, WUFT is a place for members to find a tight-knit family and foster genuine friendships.

Committes

  • Education Committee - We host events to help start discussion on the fintech landscape. In the past, we have hosted speakers such as Rajeev Misra (CEO of SoftBank Vision Fund), Kelly Steckelberg (CFO of Zoom), and Ken Hao (Chairman of Silver Lake Partners). 
  • Trek Committee - WUFT organizes subsidized treks to Silicon Valley, New York City, and international finance & tech hubs like London and Madrid, visiting companies such as Google, Morgan Stanley, and Y Combinator.
  • External Committee - Our External team manages WUFT's finances, works with our sponsors (like Citadel, SIG, and IMC), and publishes our weekly newsletter.
  • Special Projects Commmittee: Our newest committee explores and spearheads new WUFT initiatives, from hackathons to consulting fellowships.

Applications

Please access the universal Wharton Club application here and select WUFT to apply!

FAQ

Most Recent
Question: Is WUFT open to students from all schools or only for Wharton students? - Anonymous

Students from all four of Penn's undergraduate schools are encouraged to apply!

- Andrew Zanfagna
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Members

DT

Daniel Tan
President
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SR

Shreya Rao
Officer
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WL

Wonbin Lee
Co-President
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Andrew Zanfagna
Co-President
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Basic Info

9 Registered (50 - 100 Members)

Not Currently Accepting Members

Application Required

Fall Semester


Contact

How to Get Involved

Applications are live for the Fall 2021 recruitment cycle – please access the universal Wharton club application and select WUFT!

tinyurl.com/WUFTapplication

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