The AlphaSights Blog

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

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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From Law school to AlphaSights: Why I chose a Business rather than a Legal Environment

Justine joined AlphaSights in July 2015, after studying Law in Belgium, Spain and the UK. She sits on the Client Protection Team in London, helping clients to use AlphaSights' services safely and effectively.

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AlphaSights Goes Alster: New European office location announced

Johannes Koch (known as “JK”) is a Vice President at AlphaSights in London. JK studied Economics at the University of Bonn and started his career at a boutique executive search firm before joining AlphaSights in 2009. He is now a member of the global management team, playing a leading role in business development and team growth in Europe.

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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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