1855 Analyst Staff

Current Staff

Nandini Patel

Financial Analyst


Nandini is a senior at Penn State University studying Biomedical Engineering with a concentration in Biomechanics. After graduating from Penn State, she plans to pursue a Master’s Degree in BME before working in the design and development of prosthetic and implantable devices. She hopes to one day run her own startup and/or invest in other people’s ideas.

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Former Staff

Matthew Young

Financial Analyst

Matthew was a Petroleum Supply Specialist for the U.S. Army before pursuing his MBA at the Smeal College of Business, concentrating in Finance and Supply Chain Management. Having recently graduated, he hopes to pursue a career in Investment Management or Operations.

Om Salunkhe

Financial Analyst

Om is a senior Finance and Statistics double major in the Schreyer Honors College at Penn State. At Penn State, he is involved with the Nittany Lion Fund, which is an $11 million student-run hedge fund with private investor capital. Upon graduation, Om hopes to pursue a career in investment banking.

Jack Henjes

Financial Analyst

Jack is in the MBA program at Penn State Smeal College of Business with concentrations in Finance and Supply Chain Management. He plans to have a career in Corporate Finance or Procurement.

David Wagner

Social Media & Marketing Specialist

David graduated from the Smeal College of Business, Bellisario College of Communications, and Schreyer Honors College in Spring 2021 with degrees in Marketing and Film & Video Studies. David currently works in content curation and advertising at Mediaplanet, a publishing house and marketing firm based in New York City.

Jason Li

Financial Analyst

Jason graduated from Penn State in May 2020 with dual degrees in Economics and Risk Management. After graduation, Jason decided to continue his education and pursue a Master of Science degree in Business Analytics. Jason is preparing for a career in Finance and Investment Management.

Jackie Zuhse

1855 Analyst Staff

Jackie graduated from the Smeal College of Business in 2018. She is currently employed as a Senior Associate at Reevemark, a strategic communications startup based in New York City.

John Zachariah

Financial Analyst

John recently graduated from the Schreyer Honors College at Penn State in December. He was in the Integrated Master of Accounting Program, dual majoring in Finance and Accounting with minors in Economics and Business Law. He is currently completing his CPA exams and preparing for the LSAT with hopes of pursuing a career in M&A Law.

Danielle Ibuaka

Social Media and Marketing Specialist

Danielle is a graduate of the Schreyer Honors College at Penn State, where she studied International Politics and Digital Media Trends and Analytics. While studying at Penn State, Danielle completed her honors thesis on social media and its influence on governments. Upon graduating, she hopes to pursue a career in the political media sector. 

Abby Johnson

Social Media and Marketing Specialist

Abby is a Junior majoring in Public Relations with a minor in digital media analytics and a Smeal Business Certificate. During the school year, she is a Digital Marketing Intern for Penn State’s Students Affairs Marketing & Communications Department. She has also interned for Dormify, Hallmark Cards, SCG Advertising & Communications in the past. This summer, she is excited to intern at 1855 Capital and merge her interests for communications and business. Abby serves as the student representative on the Bellisario College of Communications Alumni Board. 

Job Openings

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For More Information:

Email : internship@1855capital.com