Gabriel Martinez
MS Applied Quantitative Finance Candidate
Graduate Student Ambassador
Gabriel Martinez

Why Daniels?

I chose this program at Daniels due to the balanced combination of financial theory, real-world application, and the depth of advanced financial topics offered. Although there are various tracks, with suggested courses, ultimately the student has the ability to select courses that will yield the greatest utility for their career plans.

Undergraduate Institution & Degree

Colorado School of Mines, B.S. Geophysics and Geophysical Engineering


Leadville, Colorado


I enjoy being outdoors as much as possible. I also like exploring new places, restaurants, coffee shops, and whatever else seems intriguing.

Bucket List Item

At some point, I plan to complete Nolan’s 14.

Fun Fact

I have completed the Leadville Trail 100 Mile Run twice.

Post Grad School Goal

I look to develop successful and innovative investment/hedging strategies to facilitate sustainable growth.