The AlphaSights Blog

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

3 Simple Ways to Stand Out at Career Fairs and Networking Events

With recruiting season just around the corner, Ren, a Talent Attraction Associate at AlphaSights, has some advice on how to stand out at a Career Fair.

Your first interaction with an employer may well be at your University Career Fair. Although it is not an interview, it is definitely an opportunity for you to differentiate yourself from the rest of the crowd. The best way for you to make a good impression with the people who could potentially be interviewing

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Meeting Market Porter

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For the latest edition in London’s Alpha-X Inspirational Speaker Series, Stefan Porter joined the team last week for drinks, snacks and a short presentation, sharing his exciting business journey so far.

Last week in the London office, we were lucky enough to welcome Stefan Porter, entrepreneur and food expert, to AlphaSights. After graduating with a degree in History and German from Cambridge, Stefan Porter made the bold decision to ignore more traditionally glamorous career paths chosen by his peers

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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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Teach First and AlphaSights: Shaping the future.

Connor Brown studied History at the University of Edinburgh and has just finished his first year as a participant on the Teach First Programme. He joined AlphaSights this summer for an internship designed to bridge the gap between teaching and business.

At the end of the school year, I watched proudly as my class of 5-year-olds marched out of the door for the last time. They were small in size, but enormous in personality.

Fast forward two weeks, and 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.

alt Courtney with her team mates on the Three Peaks Challenge.

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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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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