Warner Music Group Fellow Profile: Matthew Agard
Meet Matthew Agard, a M.S. CDS student who is one of two Warner Music Group Fellows this academic year, 2020–2021.
Warner Music Group is a major music company and family of labels, including Atlantic Records, Elektra Music Group, Parlophone, and Warner Records. It is among the most prominent and successful in music history. The company’s interests are in recorded music, music publishing, and artist services.
About Matthew’s Background & Research Interests:
Matthew is a newly enrolled M.S. student at CDS. He graduated from Andrews University in 2019 with his B.S. in Computing, Software Systems Emphasis and a minor in Finance.
During his market data analyst internship in 2018 at Bloomberg LP, Matthew discovered the power of technology for deriving actionable insights from financial data. As a result, he intends to pursue his research interest in quantitative finance during his time at NYU.
Life Outside Academics
In his spare time, Matthew enjoys reading and playing basketball.
By Ashley C. McDonald