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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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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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Adaptability: the mindset for growth

Mehdi joined AlphaSights London in 2013 and is responsible for growth projects currently with a focus on global marketing, branding and communications.

As I picked up my copy of The Sunday Times last weekend, I was delighted to see AlphaSights appearing for the 3rd year running on the Virgin Fast Track 100, this time in 21st place, confirming our status as one of the UK’s fastest-growing firms. However, these types of accolades beg several questions. What’s behind a

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