Investment Banking Associate [Nomura]

Investment Banking Associate [Nomura]

What is your current professional title and how long have you been in this role?

Investment Banking Associate – 5 years

What do you do on a day-to-day basis?

Provide support to Senior Banker’s to enable them to run their business effectively and profitably.

What skills are needed to be successful in your current role?

The usual finance / people skills

How good is your work-life balance?

Pretty good, usually work 9am to 6pm

What academic/professional qualifications do you have?

Banking and Finance degree and CIMA qualification

What did you want to do when you were a child and what changed?

Banking

If you could study a different degree or work in a different industry, what would it be?

N/A

What’s the best thing about your work current working environment?

Nature of the work, team, gym, canteen

What would you change about your daily work routine if you could?

Start work later

What do you do for fun?

Travel, events, hang with friends etc

Do you have any side hustles?

Yes, Holiday Helper which is platform providing tips to help others travel more for less – you can access our instagram https://www.instagram.com/holidayhelperr/

What’s the best career advice you’ve been given?

Give the good/positive advice you give to others to yourself

Who is your role model and why?

N/A

Do you feel you can be the same person at work and in private?

Yes

Where do you see your industry heading in the next 5 years?

More automation, less profitable

 

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