Vayu Kishore is a MS in Computer Science student planning to specialize in Information Management and Analytics, and Computer and Network Security. He is also a member of the Future Data Systems research group. Vayu joined Stanford full-time in April 2016. Previously he took courses on a part-time basis through the Honors Cooperative Program (HCP), which he started in September 2015 while concurrently working on a full-time basis at ZAIS Group, an investment management firm. During his three years at ZAIS he worked as an Associate in Analytics and Application Development, where he developed applications and tools for the efficient analysis of large financial datasets. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 2012, where, as a a student in the Life Sciences and Management Dual Degree program, he earned a BA from the College of Arts and Sciences with majors in Biology and Computer Science, and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School with majors in Finance and Statistics.