Vedant Gaur is an Assistant Vice President in the Futures Execution Trading team at Barclays in New York City. He graduated from Indian Institute of Technology in 2008 with a specialization in Civil Engineering. While working with Barclays in India and London as a Risk and Treasury Analyst, Vedant actively volunteered with organizations such as Magic Bus and Make A Difference, mentoring children by imparting better life skills. His vast experience in the finance industry spans his work as a Derivatives Trader with Futures First and Inuit Research and Analytics Services, where he traded in fixed income and commodity markets. In his free time, Vedant loves to help his wife with her pet services business. play racquet sports, travel, read and listen to EDM/Retro music.