Our Team

The StreetFins team is a group of passionate students who want to promote financial literacy throughout the world.

Founders

Rohan Gupta

Rohan Gupta

Co-founder & Editor-in-Chief

Rohan Gupta is a co-founder and editor-in-chief of StreetFins as well as the host of Finance Simplified. He is an incoming freshman at USC.

Alex Patel

Alex Patel

Co-founder & Managing Editor

Alex Patel is a co-founder and managing editor of StreetFins, writing about a wide range of topics. He is an incoming freshman at Stanford.

Rajan Vazirani

Rajan Vazirani

Co-founder & Managing Editor

Rajan Vazirani is a co-founder and managing editor at StreetFins, covering all sorts of topics. He is an incoming freshman at IU Kelley.

Sean Choi

Sean Choi

Co-founder & Managing Editor

Sean Choi is a co-founder and managing editor at StreetFins, covering stocks, economy, and education. He is an incoming freshman at UCSD.

Writers

Arjun Mody

Arjun Mody

Senior Writer

Arjun Mody is a senior writer who covers tech and Silicon Valley. He is an incoming freshman at CU Boulder.

Cassandra Ying

Cassandra Ying

Senior Writer

Cassandra Ying is a senior writer who focuses on current events and their impacts on the market. She is a rising high school senior.

Evan Thomas

Evan Thomas

Senior Writer

Evan Thomas is a writer who covers education, stocks, bonds, and more. He is an incoming freshman at UC Berkeley.

Jason Zhang

Jason Zhang

Senior Writer

Jason writes about economics, technology, and markets. He is an incoming freshman at the University of Washington.

Ryan Hsu

Ryan Hsu

Writer

Ryan writes about events in the economy. He is a rising senior at Mercer Island High School.

Rishi Ganupa

Rishi Ganupa

Writer

Rishi Ganupa is a writer who focuses on many different topics. He is a rising high school senior.

Alex Weaver

Alex Weaver

Writer

Alex writes about personal finance, wealth-building, and the stock market. He is an incoming freshman at the University of Florida.

Ronak Datta

Ronak Datta

Writer

Ronak Datta is a writer who focuses on stocks, bonds, the economy, and more. He is a rising high school senior.

Colleen Zheng

Colleen Zheng

Writer

Colleen writes about trends in the economy and markets. She is a rising senior in high school.

Derry Xu

Derry Xu

Writer

Derry writes about the intersection between humanitarian issues, public policy, and finance. He is a rising senior in high school.

Gordon Tam

Gordon Tam

Writer

Gordon is a writer who focuses on personal finance. He is a rising junior at Amador Valley High School.

Saif Rajabali

Saif Rajabali

Writer

Saif writes about education and markets. He is a rising junior at Amador Valley High School.

Richard Jia

Richard Jia

Writer

Richard writes about markets and education. He is a rising senior at Amador Valley High School.

Adi Lankipalle

Adi Lankipalle

Writer

Adi writes about a range of topics involving financial literacy and investments. He is a rising sophomore at Amador Valley High School.

Yash Totale

Yash Totale

Writer

Yash writes about tech and the economy. He's a rising junior at Amador Valley High School.

Anish Anburaja

Anish Anburaja

Writer

Anish writes about tech and markets. He is a rising senior at Amador Valley High School.

Tony Wang

Tony Wang

Writer

Tony is a writer who focuses on economics and education. He is a rising sophomore at Amador Valley High School.

Surya Venugopal

Surya Venugopal

Writer

Surya is a writer focusing on quantitative and behavioral economics, as well as finance. He is a rising Junior at Cal Poly SLO.

Arvind Mahadevan

Arvind Mahadevan

Writer

Arvind writes about market analysis and technology. He is a rising freshman at Clemson Honors College.

Arjun Jagnnathan

Arjun Jagnnathan

Writer

Arjun writes about current events and investment strategies. He is a junior at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology.

Andrew Shutts

Andrew Shutts

Writer

Andrew is a writer who focuses on stocks and personal finance. He is a freshman at the University of Southern California.

Rishi Guntur

Rishi Guntur

Writer

Rishi is a writer who focuses on international and policy economics. He is a rising sophomore at Waukesha Engineering Preparatory Academy.

Alice Li

Alice Li

Writer

Alice Li is a writer with a focus on economics and game theory. She is a rising senior in high school.

Kevin Golovaty

Kevin Golovaty

Writer

Kevin is a writer who focuses on behavioral finance, stocks, and hedge funds. He is a freshman at UCLA.

Sidharth Sudhir

Sidharth Sudhir

Writer

Sidharth is a writer who focuses on stocks and education. He is a senior at The International School Bangalore.

Justin Shen

Justin Shen

Writer

Justin Shen is a writer focusing on personal finance and the economy. He is a senior at Mercer Island High School.

Marketing Team

Matthew Lim

Matthew Lim

Co-head of marketing & Writer

Matthew Lim is the co-head of marketing as well as a writer for many topics. He is a high school senior.

Annie Li

Annie Li

Co-Head of Marketing

Annie Li co-leads the marketing team. She is a freshman at USC double majoring in Business Administration and Accounting.

Joseph Lai

Joseph Lai

Newsletter Manager

Joseph Lai is focused on marketing and developing the StreetFins "Finance Simplified" newsletter. He is a freshman at USC.

Christina Chan

Christina Chan

Growth Specialist

Christina works on SEO and newsletters. She’s a freshman at USC Marshall.

Cecilia Lie

Cecilia Lie

Head of Social Media

Cecilia leads our social media efforts. She is a freshman at USC.

Mira Patel

Mira Patel

Social Media Specialist

Mira helps build out social media presence. She is a junior at Mercer Island High School.

Rachel Yang

Rachel Yang

Social Media Specialist

Rachel Yang is a social media marketing specialist and designer. She is a freshman at the University of California.

Sydney Fiorentino

Sydney Fiorentino

PR Specialist

Sydney works on PR. She is currently a freshman engineering student at USC.

Media Team

Jeffrey Lee

Jeffrey Lee

Podcast Editor

Jeffrey is the editor for the Finance Simplified Podcast. He is a freshman at USC Annenberg.

Neel Tangella

Neel Tangella

Head of Video

Neel is the Head of Video for Streetfins. He is a freshman studying Neuroscience at USC.

Past Contributors

Alan Bi

Alan Bi

Writer
Albert Lam

Albert Lam

Writer
Sam Yang

Sam Yang

Writer
Lila Shroff

Lila Shroff

Writer
Tara Manhas

Tara Manhas

Writer
Luna Chen

Luna Chen

Writer
Henrik Pettersson

Henrik Pettersson

Writer
Walt McKelvie

Walt McKelvie

Writer
Dan Mikhaylov

Dan Mikhaylov

Writer
Yash Deshmukh

Yash Deshmukh

Writer

Yash Deshmukh is a writer who focuses on tech, Silicon Valley, and cryptocurrency. He is a rising high school senior.