Ben Hurt is pursuing his Masters of Analytics degree at the Georgia Institute of Technology, expecting to graduate in May 2020. At Biocomplexity, Ben is studying and simulating the spread of a contagion through a financial system. Before graduate school, from February 2013 through January 2018, Ben worked for BlueMountain Capital, a hedge fund in New York City. During his time at BlueMountain, Ben worked in both Investor Analytics and Risk Management. Ben is also a CFA Level III candidate.