Chris Harwood
Chris grew up in Long Island, but has traveled extensively – crossing the country many times by car. He received a BA in Computer Science from Cornell, graduating in 2001 with distinction in all subjects. Continuing at Cornell he received his Masters of Engineering in Computer Science in 2002. He was named a Cornell Tradition Fellow for academic excellence and service to the community.

He has worked the last three years at FactSet as a Senior Software Engineer, most recently in their Manhattan offices. Chris is a level III candidate in the CFA program.

Chris was awarded the American Chemical Society Award For Excellence and received the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Medal For Math And Science.

Performing Background
He studied comedy at the American Comedy Institute and performs standup comedy at Caroline's, Stand-up New York, and can be seen many Friday evenings at The Duplex.

In addition to his role with World Class Indifference, Chris performs long form improv comedy with the NYC-based improv group Godless Savages.

Chris conducts Memory Workshops with team member James Jorasch (click here for their memory training website), using his comic talents to bring out the creativity which is so crucial to all memory systems.

For recreation he enjoys playing soccer and volleyball.

Links: FactSet, CFA Institute, Memory Consulting