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Jordan Zarrilli - Traders To Watch Series


Jordan Zarrilli is an equities derivatives trader at Goldman Sachs. In 2019 she made the Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list for Finance.


Here we take a look at her career in more detail, as part of our Traders To Watch series.


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Where did Jordan Zarrilli go to school?

Jordan Zarrilli attended Staples High School from 2003 to 2007. Staples High School is a public high school located in the town of Westport, Connecticut.


What did Jordan Zarrilli study at university?


From 2007 to 2011, Jordan Zarrilli attended the University of Pennsylvannia, where she studied Systems Science and Engineering. She graduated in 2011 with a BSE (Bachelor of Science and Engineering).


While at univerisity, she was on the Engineering Dean’s Advisory Board and the Admissions Dean’s Advisory Board. She was also a member of the Hexagon Senior Honors Society and the Wharton Hedge Fund Club.


Where did Jordan Zarrilli work before Goldman Sachs?


After graduating in 2011, Zarrilli started work at UBS Investment Bank as an associate equity derivatives trader, until her move to Goldman Sachs in 2015.


What does Jordan Zarrilli do at Goldman Sachs?


Starting as an equity derivatives trader, Zarrilli became vice president of the equity derivatives desk in 2016. Her responsibilities include managing risk on the equity derivatives desk for both consumer companies and financials.


What awards has Jordan Zarrilli gained?


In 2019, Zarrilli was a nominee on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list for Finance.



This article is part of our Traders To Watch series. If you want to read more, have a look at our pieces on Anjelo Austria, Jesse Reinherz and Laura Wong Hon Chan.