Posted on 2/05/2019 by Greg Clarke
Are you a female STEM student or grad unsure about your career options? Don’t know which way to turn? Need practical insight from people who have actually worked in industry?
You’re not alone. And that’s why MThree have partnered with Barclays to host a networking event centred around helping you check out the careers on offer in Financial Services Technology.
Our ‘been there done that’ speakers will give you a behind the scenes insight into careers in tech at the world’s largest investment banks. You’ll get to hear senior tech managers and Alumni Graduate Associates talk about their experiences in the industry, and learn why banks now consider themselves tech companies.
Expect short engaging presentations, a Q&A session, and the opportunity to network with senior experts and graduate consultants who were in your shoes just a year ago.
TL;DR: Join us for a casual networking event, get advice from real FinTech experts, build a clearer picture of how you can turn your STEM degree into a rewarding career.
- Paul Sampat, EMEA Head - Equities Electronic Trading Technology, Barclays
Paul joined Barclays in October 2018 where he currently heads EMEA Equities Trading Technology covering Equity Trading, Quantitative Prime Services and Derivatives Businesses. The team is currently around 130 in size delivering all the electronic capability for the business. Prior to Barclays, he has worked in a number of other tier-1 banks including Deutsche Bank, JPMorgan, Lehman Brothers and Nomura.
- Rohit Deshpande, EMEA Head – Equity Derivatives Technology, Barclays
Rohit joined Barclays in February this year where he currently heads up EMEA Equity Derivatives Electronic Trading platforms. He joined Barclays from Deutsche Bank where he was EMEA Head of Equity derivatives technology looking after OMS, EMS and Market Making platforms. Prior to working in Equity derivatives area in Deutsche Bank, Rohit was a Fidessa Developer where he worked in RBS and Macquarie Bank.
- Jeanne Tabourot, Graduate Technical Analyst at an Investment Bank
Jeanne graduated from the University of Sussex with a Masters in International Business and Finance Economics. She now works at an Investment Bank in London where she provides technical support to the Market Risk team. Passionate about all things tech, Jeanne is keen to help you understand her role and your career options in FinTech.
- To be announced: Two more Alumni Associates who are currently working in graduate tech roles at investment banks
A full schedule for the evening will be shared closer to the event date.