On 12th November 2018, the HSBC Networking Night event introduced the firm’s Commercial Banking (CMB) and Retail Bank and Wealth Management (RBWM) career scheme.
Over 48 attendees were given the opportunity to connect and speak with 4 carefully selected HSBC representatives from varying departments, allowing participants to gain insight into the ways of bridging their university learning experiences to a career at a leading banking firm.
Credit Suisse Stock Pitch Workshop
21 November, 2018
UCL Women in Finance Society worked with Credit Suisse to hold an exciting opportunity for our members to participate in a stock pitch workshop, followed by networking with the firm’s senior leaders.
Over 17 participants were invited to Credit Suisse’s London office to attend this workshop designed especially by the firm, where they learned about pitch features such as catalysts, investment thesis, valuation and risk-management.
Bloomberg Black Female Leaders in Finance Panel
24 October, 2018
We collaborated with Bloomberg L.P. and UCL Afro-Caribbean society to organise the Black Female Leaders in Finance and Consulting panel.
30+ participants engaged in this panel discussion consisting of 5 successful Black women at various career stages, allowing attendees to learn about the important role of diversity in creating a creative and dynamic working environment within the Finance industry.
Diversity in Consulting
12 - 13 November, 2018
UCL Women in Finance Society collaborated with UCL Business Society and UCL Guild to present a two-day discussion event which tackled topics such as ‘Women in Consulting’ and ‘Pride in Consulting’.
Over 41 members learned about the experience of working in a leading consulting firm and the measures taken to promote diversity in each firm by engaging with representatives from EY, PwC, Deloitte, Accenture and L.E.K Consulting.
Evercore Women Forum’s Networking Dinner
January 14, 2017
On 29th October 2018, UCL Women in Finance Society partnered with Evercore’s Women Forum to host a networking dinner in order to introduce the firm’s global Investment Banking Advisory business.
The invited 12 students were given the opportunity to connect with 3 of Evercore’s female bankers, allowing attendees to gain insight on the workings of some of the most complex, high-profile transactions carried out in an international and dynamic environment.
SUMMER & SPRING INTERNSHIP PANEL
21 November, 2018
On October 9th 2018, UCL Women in Finance society partnered with UCL Guild and UCL Investment society to present the Spring/Summer Internship panel.
Over 129 participants engaged with a panel of students who have had successful internship experiences at Goldman Sachs, BlackRock, J.P Morgan and other top-tier finance firms.