|Economics and Related Studies|
|Finance and consultancy|
|Medium-size business (50-249 employees)|
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A day in the life of a Analyst in China
York native, working at a management consultancy firm in Shanghai, focusing on global asset managers
What I do
Management consultancy that focuses on global asset managers wanting access to Chinese capital and domestic financial markets
My career history
After graduation, i spent two years in London as a hedge fund trader. I left to move to Shanghai to work at another hedge fund, took a position is a head equity analyst, and then joined my current company.
Courses taken since graduation
How my studies have helped my career
The majority of my classmates were Chinese. It made me realise how important China is to the global economy. So I taught myself the language, spent a few years as a hedge fund trader in London, and took the first opportunity to move to Shanghai.
My advice to students considering work
The world is bigger than York, and you'd surprised how far a degree from York can take you.
My advice about working in my industry
Spend your free time building your career. The world is a competitive place.
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