TrendUp was started by an international group of young, successful hedge fund professionals with a desire to identify and mentor the best future minds in investing. It features an advanced education and mentorship program that aims to scout and build a talent pipeline into the Hedge Fund Industry. Over the last five years, TrendUp has mentored 150+ participants from 5+ countries and about 10 cities worldwide, with backgrounds ranging from undergraduate and graduate students to working-professionals in fields from Business to Engineering or Medicine.
Our team took on the challenge to digitize TrendUp in under two months so we could pilot test an online curriculum. Having an accelerated timeline, we worked closely with the Founder of TrendUp in three core areas intended to establish the online platform: