The AlphaSights Blog

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

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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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 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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From the Newsroom to AlphaSights

Maryclaire joined AlphaSights in September 2015 after graduating from Vanderbilt University in 2013 with a degree in political science, focusing on international relations. She worked for two years in the media and entertainment industry at a global news network before transitioning to a fast-paced and business-centric role at AlphaSights.

I came to AlphaSights after spending two years in a completely different industry. After studying political science while also avidly following current events, I decided to go with an obvious choice

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Failing Forward: Why Failure is Your Friend

A native of Southern California, Ben is an Associate in the firm’s capital markets team at AlphaSights, New York. He graduated from Cornell University with a major in History and a minor in Philosophy.

Cold sweat turning fear into panic, terrifying thoughts arising about your future, and all your work for nothing—a heart-wrenching truth indicated by a red mark on your test or paper reading “B+.” Secluded from society, school tends to condition students to define success as

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Why Graduating Early was the Right Decision For Me

Mishelle joined AlphaSights in February 2015 and works within the Private Equity Segment of the company.

When I would tell people that I was going to graduate early, I would get mixed reactions. “Why do you want to do that?” my friends would ask, “you’re choosing to miss the best semester!” Others would ask me “how are you pulling that off? I wish I could be done with school early too.” I knew a few people who were also

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