I grew up in Chennai, India (a big urban metropolis in South India, also Google's CEO is from my city) and moved to Britain in 2009 for higher education..
Me on my last day of work in Sept 2015 at Citadel in London.
Becoming a quant (banking for STEM) seemed perfect as it meant you could do a whole load of math, stats, programming and others types of number crunching. I did this for 4 years!
I didn't have a Ph.D so I decided to go back to school one fine day. I applied to Cambridge in the summer of 2015 and there has been no looking back since...
At my M.Phil graduation, 2016