Career Development

Fall 2016 Quarterly Investment Job Market Outlook

November 3, 2016 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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Investment Employment Outlook and Professional Development Series

Fall 2016 Quarterly Investment Job Market Outlook

Thursday November 3, 2016



5:30 PM — Check-in

6:00 PM — Welcome and Opening Comments
Harumi Urata-Thompson, CFAChief Operating Officer, New York Society of Security Analysts

6:05 PM — Keynote Address
Kate Burke, Head of Human Capital and Chief Talent Officer, AllianceBernstein

6:20 PM — Panel

Alexis Dufresne, Managing Director, Marketing & Investor Relations Search, Solomon Page Group

Lorraine Twomley, Head of Career Advisory and Recruitment, Societe Generale Americas
Drew Desky, Managing Partner, Rand Thompson Consultants
James Crowley, Corporate Vice President, New York Life
John Jaenisch, Founder, Corcoran Partners
Gideon King, Founder and General Partner, Off Road Capital Partners

7:00 PM — Q&A

7:30 PM — Closing Remarks
Evelyn Yeow, CFA, Vice Chair, Career Development Thought Leadership Group, NYSSA


NYSSA’s Fall 2016 Quarterly Investment Job Market Outlook will tackle various issues including job hunting strategies, common pitfalls in interviewing and how to avoid them, as well as effective interaction with internal HR personnel and agency recruiters. The quarterly outlook will also elaborate on compensation negotiation in a tactful manner and offer insightful tips on how to navigate mid-career changes.  Finally, the expert senior investment industry executive recruiters and HR executives from leading search and financial services firms will not only provide color on the current hiring trends within the industry, but also their expectations during the next 3 to 6 months.


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