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About Me

Italian national, I’ve been living between Cannes and Paris since 2009; I’ve also studied over long periods of time in the United States of America (in Miami, FL and Palo Alto, CA)

Currently completing a general engineering MEng at CentraleSupélec, I am particularly interested in the fields of finance and consulting

  • Name: Lorenzo Pugliese
  • Details: Born in Rome, Italy on November 25, 2000
  • Residence: Paris, France
  • Email: lorenzo.pugliese@centraliens.net
CentraleSupélec
LSE
Sia Partners
HSBC
Sopra Steria

Studies

2019-2022

Master of Engineering

CentraleSupélec (Paris Saclay, France)

Major in mathematics and data science (4.33 GPA, highest honors)

Relevant coursework: advanced probabilities, industrial engineering, quantum and statistical physics, statistics and learning, algorithmics and complexity, business management, corporate finance, signal processing, data and statistics in finance

2-week coding bootcamp (Python applied to data analysis and visualization), 1-week startup simulation (art of pitching, financial forecasts, market analysis), project in partnership with the Chair of Quantitative Finance of CentraleSupélec

Summer 2020

Finance Summer School

London School of Economics and Political Science (London, UK)

Three-week intensive program focusing on financial instruments, such as equity, fixed income and derivative securities, as well as key concepts in Corporate Finance

2017-2019

Preparatory Classes for Engineering "Grandes Écoles"

Lycée Privé Sainte-Geneviève (Versailles, France)

Two years of study which act as a preparatory course with the main goal of training students for enrollment in highly selective institutions of higher education (the Lycée Privé Sainte-Geneviève is famous for having the highest success rates at the entrance exams of the most selective French "Grandes Écoles" in the fields of engineering and business)

MPSI - MP* track (advanced mathematics, physics, computer science) and web communication officer, 3.96 GPA

2014-2017

High School

Lycée Privé Stanislas Cannes (Cannes, France)

Scientific Baccalaureate with a specialization in mathematics (European Section), Valedictorian (19.97/20, one of the best averages obtained by a "bachelier" in 2017)

Active member of the TED Ed club in 11th and 12th grade, delivering English on-stage speeches about Physics (Rainbows and GSM Waves)

Aug 2015 - Dec 2015

High School

Immaculata La Salle High School (Miami, FL)

Audit student for two quarters at the American High School Immaculata La Salle (specialization in engineering and STEM subjects)

4.0 GPA (highest honors) and head of the coding department of team #7029 (Bosco's Bots), participating in the First Tech Challenge 2015 edition

Experience

2019-2020

Project Manager

Chair of Quantitative Finance (Paris Saclay, France)

Research project focusing on the analysis of the impact of micro-transactions on the financial market for periods ranging from a few milliseconds up to several hours

This project falls within the scope of our engineering curriculum at CentraleSupélec and is managed by researchers working for the MICS Chair of Quantitative Finance (research laboratory in Mathematics and Computer Science of CentraleSupélec)

2020 Term

Cofounder and Vice President

CentraleSupélec Finance association (Paris Saclay, France)

First vice president of the association devoted to the promotion of knowledge about asset-markets, corporate finance and consulting on the Parisian campus of CentraleSupélec (professional network of over 20k alumni, with many high level representatives of top companies all around the world)

Relevant skills: team management, accounting, prospection of potential clients and sponsors, legal management of an independent association under the French law of 1901

2016-2020

Private Teacher and Examiner

Self-employed and Lycée Privé Sainte-Geneviève (Cannes, Versailles and Paris)

Private mathematics teacher mostly teaching high-achieving high school and undergraduate students, preparing them for highly competitive entrance examinations

Oral examiner in English for the Lycée Privé Sainte-Geneviève (famous for having the highest success rates at the entrance exams of the most selective French "Grandes Écoles" in the fields of engineering and business)

2019 Term

Staff Member

Forum CentraleSupélec Career Fair (Paris, France)

Staff member in charge of corporate relations for the Be Prepared 2019 event and Forum CentraleSupélec Career Fair 2019 (one of the largest student-company fairs in Europe, creating genuine encounters between 200 companies and engineers studying at CentraleSupélec)

Summer 2016

Wolfram Language Summer School

Wolfram’s European headquarters (Oxford, UK)

One-week intensive program focusing on mathematical and computer-based research using Wolfram tools (most of the students were among the best achievers at this year’s regional Mathematics Olympiads in France)

Summer 2016

Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes

Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA)

Three-week summer residential program held on Stanford campus that provides academically talented and intellectually curious students in grades 8–11 with intensive study (applied programming course)

Projects

My Projects

Just to have an idea of what my laptop and I have done so far

CentraleSupélec Finance

Cofounder and Vice President

Research Papers

Securing online transfers thanks to elliptic-curve cryptography

Banking Innovation 2020

Helping M&A analysts with data analysis

Market Impact Project

Project manager
Chair of Quantitative Finance of CentraleSupélec

Forum CentraleSupélec Career Fair

Staff Member in charge of corporate relations

EarthCube

Project in AI-based Earth classification

Contact

Contact Me

Do not hesitate to contact me using one of the following means of contact

Address

1 rue Joliot Curie, Room 4CE3031
91190 Gif-sur-Yvette, France

Email Address

lorenzo.pugliese@centraliens.net

LinkedIn

Lorenzo Pugliese
@ CentraleSupélec