Episode 4 – Computer Science at Bloomberg LP

Ivo Vigan is a computer programmer and research analyst at Bloomberg LP, a financial software and media company based in New York. Ivo earned his PhD in Computer Science at the Graduate Center.

In this episode of Alumni Aloud, Ivo talks about running his own startup as a student, how life in the private sector can be surprisingly similar to life in academia, and how his PhD gives him key skills to create value at his new company.

This episode’s interview was conducted by Anders Wallace. Listen to the episode below, download it, or stream it in iTunes (or your preferred podcast player).

Music: “Corporate (Success)” by Scott Holmes.