Ruben grew up in Indiana and graduated from West Virginia University with a M.S. in Finance and minor in Spanish while starting in the midfield for the soccer team. Prior to attending Stern, he worked at Mylan Pharmaceuticals in the Office of the President. While there, he was a project manager, helping to prepare the president for various meetings and manage key operational projects throughout the company. At Stern, Ruben is specializing in Finance, Real Estate, and Strategy and pursuing a career in investment banking. In addition to his role in SGov, he is the Co-President of both the Graduate Finance Association and Stern FC (soccer club).