Careers in Finance

Finance INSEAD

Thinking about a career in financial services? Discover how INSEAD connects its students to top employers

Explore a career in financial services   What is the financial services sector? Kynan Lee, Assistant Director and Employer Engagement at INSEAD, explains, “Financial services is split into many areas. Within banking, we have consumer banking, corporate banking, investment banking, digital banking, and many different back-office functions. Within the asset management space - let’s say …

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UVA McIntire School of Commerce Master student Mahum

Why this student from Pakistan felt safe at the UVA McIntire School of Commerce amidst protests and a pandemic

Mahum Chaudry - UVA McIntire School of Commerce   Studying abroad is an exciting, life-affirming opportunity for many people, but it brings with it a number of challenges. Whether it’s getting the required grades, supporting yourself financially, or integrating into a new culture, all international students will likely have a similar set of hoops to …

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Juan Villafrade, Gabelli School of Business

Decision-makers of the future: Learning programming skills in your Master's in Finance?

Juan Villafrade (Colombia) - Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University   Skills of the future: Integrating programming & finance Today, with modern technology and supercomputers at our fingertips, it's important to equip students with the technological skills needed to succeed in the workforce. As a Senior Analyst in Finance Transformation and Business Reporting at real …

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McIntire School of Commerce

Master this key 21st-century skill at the McIntire School of Commerce

Meet Dean Brooks (USA) – McIntire School of Commerce, UvA   The importance of group work While the thought of group work incites feelings of dread, anxiety, and frustration in many of us, it is nevertheless a key aspect of preparing to join the workforce and an important part of personal and professional development. At …

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International University of Monaco

Why the International University of Monaco is the perfect place to kickstart your career in private equity and hedge funds

Meet Brahm van Schalkwyk (South Africa) – International University of Monaco Why did you decide to study in Monaco? I was looking for a program that could give me some international exposure, and I also became very interested in the private equity space. When I did my research I found a program in Monaco at …

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