Fábio Skilnik is a mechanical engineer graduated at the Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo who worked with financial derivatives modeling using Mathematica. He decided to go back to
academia and got his Masters in Pure Mathematics at the Instituto de Matemática e Estatística da Universidade de São Paulo. Right after that he was introduced to international math exams preps in 1,999 by his brother (Columbia MBA).
GMATH was founded in the next year.
Prof. Skilnik is a Quant Expert in the GMATClub and in the BeatTheGMAT forums.
In the personal sphere, Fábio is Jewish and loves to walk with Nina, a maltese female dog and his office partner. He enjoys reading (Irvin Yalom, Oliver Sacks, Lawrence Block), chess, jazz (Ben Webster, Thelonious Monk) and classical music.