Mohamad Merilan is from Orlando, FL with family originating from Haiti. As a first-generation student, he obtained his degree in Telecommunication with a concentration in Engineering at the University of Florida. With the help of NSBE and MLT, he found his passion for digital transformation in financial services (Fintech). He is the Product Owner for Rates Trading Applications at UBS. He loves to engage in philanthropic initiatives, play golf, and read books.