Atit Wongnophadol

Atit Wognophadol

MIDS Student


Passionate learner of data science looking to apply knowledge learned to create data products at scale.


Business Strategy
Data Science
Product Management


Atit is a product leader in financial risk management and an enthusiastic learner of data science. Currently, he manages industry-leading risk management solutions and drives cross-functional teams to deliver solutions critically needed by global financial institutions. Passionate about data and emerging technologies, he is actively looking for opportunities to create innovative data-driven products.

Prior to Moody’s Analytics, Atit led the financial and organizational efforts at Teach For China, a fast-growing educational non-profit startup in China. He started his career at BlackRock, the world’s largest asset management firm, as an operation specialist of a derivatives hedge fund platform.

Professionally, Atit is a holder of both Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Financial Risk Manager (FRM). He is also a licensed real estate broker in California.

Atit earned a Master degree in Management Engineering System from Columbia University in NYC, and a Bachelor degree in Statistics with first-class honour from Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand. Growing up in Thailand, Atit calls the “Land of Smile” his hometown. He considers Peking, where his wife comes from, a second home. He is well versed in English, Thai and Chinese Mandarin.

Atit currently lives in San Francisco with his wife. When time allows, he enjoys hanging out with family and friends, and occasionally delves into badminton, a sport that he loves.

Last updated:

June 26, 2019