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AlphaSports in London: The Russellmen and Net Credits

We are an active office and enjoy playing sports, in particular football and netball. Managers from our Private Equity segment, Nick Barr and Alexandra Caplan, share insights and photos from their respective sports.

The Russellmen

Nick Barr - Manager, Private Equity and Director of Football in the Community

The Russellmen is AlphaSights' esteemed football team, a club steeped in history, tradition and (occasional) success, both on the domestic and international stage. The club name itself derives from our first ever

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AlphaSports in New York: Winning On and Off the Field

Ethan joined AlphaSights in August 2014 and is a sports aficionado, proudly representing both the Philly and Richmond sports scene at AlphaSights. Here he gives us an insight into playing softball with his colleagues.

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Playing to Win: Hong Kong

AlphaSights is full of active, sports-obsessed people. Whether it's softball in New York, football in London or boating in Hong Kong, people at AlphaSights bond outside of the office through tough and exciting competitions and team sports. Learn more about this side of life at AlphaSights in this series, starting with a post from Hassan, one of our Managers in the Hong Kong office.

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Singapore to Oxford to London: Working Abroad at AlphaSights

Attracted by the diverse, fast-paced nature of the job and work environment, Sze-Wing joined AlphaSights in July 2015, shortly after finishing a degree in Experimental Psychology at the University of Oxford. Originally from Singapore, she now lives and works in London. She sits with a team focusing on European Private Equity clients.

It was never really in my plan to spend much time abroad - I’d spent most of my life in Singapore, and was really comfortable and settled

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The AlphaScholars Programme: Broadening Perspectives and Developing Industry Awareness

As an AlphaScholar, one is quickly embedded into one of four AlphaSights divisions here in London: Consulting, Corporate, Capital Markets or Private Equity. Within these teams, one has daily insight into dozens of companies in numerous industries based all over the world. From French FinTech to Indian mobile payments to UK casual dining startups: AlphaSights is at the crossroads of knowledge flows and international business affairs. To experience this as an 18-year-old ‘gappie’ is highly valuable.

This programme has significantly

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Engineering to AlphaSights: Shifting my Career Thinking

Mohammed joined the AlphaSights Dubai team in 2015 after completing his Masters in Mechanical Engineering at New York University. Here he shares his experience choosing his career path and deciding to move away from a technical career.

Up until my final year of college, I believed I would follow my father’s footsteps as an Engineer. I would work for a large, industrial company, follow a linear career trajectory and, through hard work, I would end up in a management

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