Mr. Trenchard graduated from Oakland University in 2012 with a bachelor of science in physics and biochemistry. In order to deepen his knowledge and pursue his interest in nanotechnology, John enrolled in Rice’s Nanoscale Physics track. John enjoys using his broad knowledge of science to invent and think about new and innovative technologies. John also has a keen interest in business strategy and hopes to use the expertise gained at Rice to aid businesses in implementing and managing cutting edge technology via strategy consulting. He completed an internship with General Hydraulics Corporation and is now enrolled in the Dual MBA/NP program. John decided to accept employment with Bank Suisse in investment banking after graduation. He then moved on to Goldman Sachs as a Financial Analyst.