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VIEW FROM THE TOP: TECH Vs FINANCE

Posted in Career Development on 19 October 2015

Since the Crisis in 2007, the financial services industry has inevitably seemed rather less appealing to some individuals. Naturally of course one sector’s loss is another’s gain, and many have been lured towards the technology industry on the hope of founding the next Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, or at least aiming to be a part of […]

VIEW FROM THE TOP: BUY Vs SELL-SIDE – WHAT IS THE BEST ROUTE FOR YOU?

Posted in Career Development, Investment Banking, Private Equity on 26 August 2015

Working as long as I have in  executive search for Private Equity and Investment Banking, I’m regularly asked by many people in my network, ‘when should I make the move onto the buy side’? Often I’m guilty of a rudimentary answer of between, Analyst, 1 and Associate 1 or as a Director. However last week […]