Technology Consultants

Chris DeAngelis 
Chris is a senior at William Paterson majoring in Finance. Chris holds a 3.97 GPA and currently serves as the Portfolio Manager for the Student Investment Club’s endowment fund, as well as Vice President of Beta Gama Sigma at William Paterson. Chris participated in the CFA / NYSSA Equity Investment Research Challenge with the objective of valuing a public company and presenting the team’s findings to a panel of experts. During the spring of 2014, Chris interned as a Jr. Investment Analyst at Kearny Federal Savings in Fairfield New Jersey, where he assisted in managing the banks fixed-income portfolio. Chris also obtained a summer internship at Duff & Phelps, working within the Valuation Advisory Services department in Morristown New Jersey. Following graduation in December of 2014, Chris hopes to pursue a career in valuation and financial analysis.

 

Osiris Mason
Osiris is a senior at William Paterson majoring in Business management. He currently serves as the liaison between William Paterson and Bloomberg L.P as Bloomberg Institute’s Campus Ambassador and is also the President of the Student Investment Club. Osiris participated in the CFA / NYSSA Equity Investment Research Challenge and currently interns at a hedge fund in New Jersey. Previously, Osiris has interned at CA Technologies as a junior account manager and since then has served as the Founder/Managing Partner of Codetainer, a strategic web presence and social media marketing consulting firm. Bringing his experience to the academic environment, Osiris has worked closely with the GFSI assisting in the revamping their website. Following graduation in December of 2014, Osiris hopes to pursue a career in investment management specializing in equity analysis.

 

Chris Vartanian
Chris has a dual major at William Paterson University in Accounting and Financial Planning and holds a 3.7 GPA. Chris is a member of Beta Gamma Sigma and has made the Dean’s List every semester while at William Paterson. Chris participated in the CFA / NYSSA Equity Investment Research Challenge and was a finalist in Private Company Valuation Practicum. He is also a member of the Student Investment Club and participated in the Alphaseal Trading Competition. Chris has interned at UBS in Florham park, NJ as well as Charles Schwab in Arizona as an Advisor Services Intern. Chris has attended various financial modeling and research workshops and has in-depth knowledge of financial statement integration.

 

Driton Pllana
Driton is a junior at William Paterson University majoring in finance, math, and computer science. He is currently the treasurer of the ENACTUS team, which is community of student, academic and business leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better more sustainable world. Driton participated in the CFA/NYSSA Equity Investments Research Challenge. He is currently working as a business tutor and GFSI (Global financial Service Institution) technology consultant at William Paterson. Driton currently holds a 3.93 GPA and is interested in pursuing a career in quantitative finance.

 

Aviv Florenthal
Aviv Florenthal is a junior pursuing degrees in Professional Sales and Financial Planning and holds a 3.9 GPA. Aviv has interned as Ela Financial Group, a local RIA firm in Wyckoff, NJ as well as Charles Schwab in Arizona. He is the President of the WPU Financial Planning Association Student Chapter club and will also be competing in the Financial Planning Association’s national challenge. Aviv has been a member of the Sales Club and WP United, a community service club.

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Anthony Radice
Anthony is a junior at William Paterson University majoring in Accounting and Financial Planning. An active member of The Accounting Society, Student Investment Club, and Financial Planning Student Association on campus, Anthony strives to engage in activities that spark a deeper application of knowledge in his passions of business. In his spare time, he enjoys honing his skills of computer programming languages which include HTML, CSS, and Javascript. Anthony Currently holds a GPA of 3.91.

 

Yu Zheng
Yu is currently an MBA student at William Paterson University with a concentration in Accounting.  Yu obtained a Master degree in Investment Management at Pace University graduating with a GPA of 3.85. Yu participated in the ACG Cup Case Competition with the objective of evaluating an M&A case and finding the strategy most beneficial to shareholders. He has interned in a private equity company in China named Shanshan Investment Management LLC. He has also enrolled in the CFA program and passed the CFA Level 1 Exam. Yu hopes to pursue a career in financial analysis and equity valuation.

 

Bin Lu
Bin is an MBA student at William Paterson University pursuing a degree in Accounting. He has interned as an accountant in Shanghai Wenyang Buick 4S store, a large local car dealer in Shanghai. He is also the assistant in Global Financial Service Institute. He has enrolled in the CPA program and passed the Business Environment test. Following graduation in December of 2014, Bin hopes to pursue a career in accounting specializing in auditing and taxation.

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How to I apply to the work at GFSI?
Full-time undergraduate students can apply to the TC program offered from the IRT department. Note: If you are interested in working at the GFSI Financial Center please email caiazzop@wpunj.edu and include your Name, Contact Details, Banner ID (855), Major, Expected Graduation Date, GPA, Club(s) / Activities on Campus, Software Skills.

Further Questions:
Peter Caiazzo
Email: caiazzop@wpunj.edu