About RC FinTech

The Rotman Commerce FinTech Association (RC FinTech) is an undergraduate interest group at the University of Toronto. Our mission is to educate students on the growing relevance of technology in finance by providing hands-on learning opportunities to enhance technical and soft skills through workshops and case competitions.

Our Research Portfolio, the first of its kind in the RC Community, is an interdisciplinary team comprised of Commerce and Computer Science students. It is devoted to finding innovative solutions to financial and economic problems and developing novel tools & resources to introduce students to the world of finance and economics.

Our Team


Hedy Zhou
Jeff Xia

Vice President

Irene Joo

Marketing Directors

Annie Choi
Saanvi Prasanth

Marketing Managers

Cameron Bankes 
Donna Qi 
Flora Guo
Gina Chen
Tina Tang

Events Directors

Aarav Verma
Nash Sanmugananthan

Events Managers

Bairavi Arulanantham
Bradley Lin
Jasmine Yang
Mahir Aziz
Snehal Singhal

Research Director

Afnan Kadir

Research Managers

Alexander Natchev
Arnav Bandekar
Elena Ye
Julie Huang
Sailing Ni

Conference Managers

Aishwarya Gupta
Chenyi Dong
Emily Pang
Jalal Jalali
Nikita Tugnait

Professional Development Director

Ipek Turker

Professional Development Managers

Howard Guo
Yuyang (Jeremy) Jiang
Nina Wu

Corporate Relations Directors

Emma Feng
Val Fesenko

Corporate Relations Managers

Bryan Shi
Ria Bakshi

Internal Affairs Director

Abdu Okhunjonov

Internal Affairs Managers

Jacqueline Zhang
Josh Chan
Robin Xu

Intern Program Manager

Fred Sun

Finance Directors

Daniel Lim
David Bianchin

Finance Managers

Carson Feng
Nitya Parmar
Zaid Al Khatib

Media Production Director

Yusuf Durmus

Media Production Managers

Jimin Choe
Laila Eldanasoury
Melody Teng
Nandani Melwani
Suzanne Uraiqat
Zhitao Lu

Editors in Chief

Aditi Sohoni
Iqra Sadiq

Content Editor Managers

Caleb Cui
Deniz Kesik
Simon Xin
Sophia Fiorini

First-Year Interns

Aangad Kapoor
Amvi Patel
Eeshan Sengupta
Hugo Hu
Jaime Lin
John Wang

Leona Tan
Mert Durular
Mohamed Awad
Tejas Trikha
William Qian