Hi, I am Zihong Huang, a PhD student in Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. My major is Information and Decision Sciences. I am interested in financial innovations like data-driven venture capital, crowdfunding, robo-advisor, blockchain and so on. I focus my interests on empowering people in conventional financial markets by leveraging information technology and data sciences.
I was also a FinTech researcher in China National Clearing Center, People’s Bank of China. My work primarily lies in FinTech innovations and applications in payment, clearing and settlement systems. Currently, I am involved in a project that is cross-border payment systems based on blockchain. Besides, I also follow other topics like mobile payments and payment big data.
Plus, I am also the CEO of DeepSearch.AI, which is a startup on data of venture capital industry. Data-driven venture capital framework is expected, and we are driven to support investors make optimal investment decisions in primary market.
- Empowering people in conventional financial markets by leveraging information technology and data sciences.
- Payment, clearing and settlement systems
- Blockchain, digital cryptocurrency
- Machine learning applications
- Business Analytics
- Venture capital
- Human Computer Interaction (HCI)
- August 2018
Start PhD Study in Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota
- April 2018
Join China National Clearing Center, People’s Bank of China