Tag: finance

Internship Stories: Aberdeen Standard Investments

By Tim Barlar (QST’20) CCD: Tell us about your experience. What were your responsibilities? Over the summer I worked as an Investments intern with Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) Private Equity group in Boston. During my time with the firm, I conducted valuations of secondary investments by creating financial models to determine the net asset value ...

Internship Stories: Ernst & Young

By Lukas Flores (QST’21) CCD: Tell us about your experience. What were your responsibilities? I was interning out of EY's DC office, but would travel every week to Philadelphia as part of a four person team consulting for a client wealth management firm. The client firm was looking to grow, and contracted EY to asses ...

Employer Spotlight: Northwestern Mutual

The CCD visited Northwestern Mutual, one of the nation's leading insurance firms. You may have heard of them before, but did you know they had one of the most unique and exciting internship programs out there? "We have the number 1 training program in the financial services industry," said Courtney Pollard, Campus Recruiter. "We accept ...

Internship Stories: Boston Road Runners

By Sofia Berger Trasandes (QST'21) I had the pleasure to intern for Boston Road runners (BRR), a non-profit organization whose focus is to inspire and support people to run. I didn't just strengthen my skills as an accounting intern but I joined a cheerful and passionate community. CCD: Tell us a little about the organization. ...

Internship Series: TD Bank

Maria Ren CAS/CFA ’18 | Mathematics & Harp Performance Business System Analyst CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Maria: I worked on a variety of tasks and projects during my internship. I worked on a project implementing Amazon Echo Dot Alexa with TD Bank, and conducted research on artificial intelligence, machine learning, data ...

Internship Series: Santander

Yi Zeng Questrom ’17 | Marketing, Law Corporate Communications and Events Intern CCD: Tell us about your experience. What were your responsibilities? Yi: My responsibilities included helping with organizing internal training and large corporate meetings. I was in charge of sourcing venues, directing audio visual services, and many other related activities. CCD: What were some of ...

Internship Series: HSBC Hong Kong

Juliana Law Questrom ‘17 | Finance and Accounting Summer Intern During the summer of 2015, Juliana Law was a Summer Intern for a HSBC Global Banking and Markets subsidiary in Hong Kong. CCD: What did you do in that position? What were your responsibilities? Juliana: I interned with Brokerage Outsourcing Securities Services. I was involved in ...

Internship Series: Hakuna

Daniel Guan CAS’18 | Economics Marketing Intern During the summer of 2015, Daniel Guan was a Marketing Intern for a home care company called Hakuna, which he found through networking with his sister’s connections. CCD: What did you do in that position? What were your responsibilities? Daniel: As a Marketing Intern, I assisted the Marketing Manager ...

Internship Series: Mercer Consulting

Saurabh Mahajan CAS’16 | Economics Actuarial Consulting Intern CCD: Tell us about your experience. What were your responsibilities? Saurabh: Mercer is a global consulting firm that focuses on risk and talent consulting. I was an actuarial intern in the retirement consulting department, so I worked with our consultants to help clients manage/forecast/de-risk their pension liabilities. Since ...

Internship Series: The Walt Disney Company

Bhakti Varma SMG’16 | Business Administration and Management (Finance and Law) International Distribution and Syndication Department Intern  During the summer of 2014, Bhakti Varma interned with The Walt Disney Company in India. She also further developed skills in networking and communicating with others.  CCD: Tell us about your experience. What were your responsibilities? Bhakti: I spent ...