The AlphaSights Blog

Welcome to the AlphaSights Careers blog. Read on to learn more about our industry, offices, and the AlphaSights way of life.

The AlphaScholars Programme: Alternative Gap Year

Anna, Danielle and Max decided to take a gap year between school and university and joined AlphaSights in September 2016. Here are their reflections on their time so far.

Taking a year off before university can be an unnerving step into life after A levels. Whilst the traditional gap year may involve some mountain treks in South America, Full Moon parties in Thailand and inter-railing through Europe, we did something equally daunting. With the belief that we had ditched the

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An Open-Minded Career Search

Alvin joined AlphaSights in August 2015 as a Recruiting Associate in the Hong Kong office. Here he shares how he came across AlphaSights and his career search.

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Upon graduating college with a major in Biotechnology, I came to realize my professional passions lie in human communication and business, rather than research. This switch in my career trajectory posed a challenge this May as I was searching for my first full-time role. Luckily, AlphaSights was holding information sessions at my university’

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International Transfer: What I didn't know about working in Dubai

Stefane joined AlphaSights' New York office in July 2014, where he worked on the Consulting and Capital Markets segments. In January 2016, he followed his desire to live and work abroad and applied for a transfer to the AlphaSights Dubai office (otherwise known as the International Associate Programme), where he is now a Manager working with local Consulting and Private Equity clients.

Once I learned of the opportunity to join our Dubai office, what immediately came to mind was a

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AlphaSights in action with our Knowledge For Good partners

Rébecca joined AlphaSights in May 2014 after graduating from HEC Paris and working in Finance. At AlphaSights, she heads up a team within our Capital Markets segment and is a key member of our Knowledge For Good committee. Here she shares insights and an update on the initiative.

Not-for-profit organisations tackle some of the world’s toughest issues, from access to education and healthcare, to poverty and human rights. The AlphaSights Knowledge For Good initiative (KFG) aims at leveraging AlphaSights’

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A People-Fueled Platform Business

Jasmine joined our San Francisco office in June 2016 and works on their Private Equity segment. Prior to AlphaSights she was an Economics & Philosophy dual major at Claremont McKenna College. Here she shares her passion for new and disruptive business models.

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Jasmine and some of the San Francisco team

Platform businesses have been in existence for hundreds of years, from the agora in Athens to the Uber that's coming to pick you up in four minutes. By "platform", I

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The Next Step

Courtney joined AlphaSights' New York office in 2013 and moved to the London HQ in 2015 as a Manager in AlphaSights' Capital Markets Group, overseeing the European Public Equities segment. Here she shares her experience and key takeaways at AlphaSights, before she leaves to pursue an MBA.

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As a firm, we promote AlphaSights as a platform upon which ambitious young professionals can launch their careers. As I prepare to take

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