Qi brings a diverse background in finance, economics, accounting and programming to the Equity Methods Valuation Services Group. As a Valuation Consultant, Qi leads equity compensation valuation engagements for clients and provides support on custom valuation engagements related to TSR awards, convertible securities, warrants with down-round protections, and other complex financial instruments. Qi also leverages her skills in computer programming in contributing to Equity Methods’ technical development efforts, most recently in the area of TSR performance tracking. Prior to joining Equity Methods, Qi worked as a senior analyst in the foreign exchange business at the People’s Bank of China, where she gained a deep understanding of the macroeconomic environment, financial markets, and advanced financial products. Qi holds an M.S. in Finance from the University of Arizona, an M.S. in Economics from Fudan University of China, and a B.S. in International Economics from Nankai University. Qi is a CFA charterholder and a certified FRM.