The AlphaSights Blog

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

Start Small, Think Big 从小开始,梦想远大

Xinyi joined the Client Protection Team at AlphaSights in June 2016 after graduating from Ohio State University in 2013 with a Juris Doctor degree, and practicing as an Attorney in New York. She joined AlphaSights in New York, the company's largest office, and worked there for six months before transitioning to our youngest but fastest-growing office in Shanghai.

Have you ever wondered whether you’d lead a more interesting and fulfilling life if you took on more challenges? Are you

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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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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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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 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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The Power of Working in a Team

Alexandra, known in the office as “O.J”, is a founding member of our AlphaSights San Francisco office. She joined the New York office in July 2014 and was a student athlete while at Yale.

I have always thought of myself as part of a team. In March of my senior year, during the last play of my last basketball game, I felt a slight panic when the clock stopped at the 10-second mark. Ten seconds later, I wasn’t

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