The AlphaSights Blog

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

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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Playing to Win: Hong Kong

AlphaSights is full of active, sports-obsessed people. Whether it's softball in New York, football in London or boating in Hong Kong, people at AlphaSights bond outside of the office through tough and exciting competitions and team sports. Learn more about this side of life at AlphaSights in this series, starting with a post from Hassan, one of our Managers in the Hong Kong office.

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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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