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Carla Hofbauer

  • Programme: Masters in Finance full time
  • Nationality: German

Carla holds a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of St. Gallen (HSG), Switzerland. Prior to joining London Business School, she worked in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs in London. She was part of the DCM & FICC Derivatives team and provided debt financing as well as customised hedging and risk management solutions to investment grade corporates and public sector clients.

Carla decided to join LBS to expand and broaden her finance knowledge, complementing her professional experience with additional technical skills and theory. She was also attracted by the unique diversity of the student body, giving her the opportunity to build a truly global network and work alongside people from various professional and geographical backgrounds. She is a recipient of a Masters in Finance Merit Scholarship.

In addition to being a Student Ambassador, Carla forms part of the Executive Committee of the LBS Corporate Leadership Club. She enjoys all kinds of outdoor activities - running, skiing and golf – and equally enjoys new culinary experiences.