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Career support

Our Career Centre experts have extensive finance knowledge and experience to help you achieve your career goals. They work with you throughout the programme to help you chart a course to success in the world of finance.


Benefit from their invaluable relationships with employers and recruiters in London and around the world. It's very much a partnership between you and our advisors – the more you work together, the more you benefit.


Comprehensive career support


  • Career coaching to provide you with support in your current role

  • Sector recruitment managers and coaches to help you plan your career goals

  • Online job resources with sector insights and employer profiles

  • One-to-one coaching, group training and online resources

  • Advice on CVs, applications and interviews

  • Mock interview training

  • Practical networking skills

  • Advice on working with headhunters

  • Student/recruiter events on campus.


Lifelong support


Join a global finance community, giving you lifelong access to professionally relevant networks and clubs, and learning opportunities such as electives and practitioner courses. Attend alumni events and the Finance@Work speaker series, covering the hottest industry topics and trends, to access the latest thought leadership and meet with old friends and industry contacts.


Career Centre team


Our specialist career advisers have years of real-world finance experience to help students achieve their career goals.


  • Christian Dummett has worked for the Bank for International Settlements, Chase Manhattan Bank, Abbey National and Merrill Lynch in sales, trading and investing roles. He has 27 years finance experience, 15 of which have been in private equity.

  • Jessie Zhu has an MSc in finance and spent nine years in investment banking at HSBR Global Capital Markets before retraining in positive psychology and coaching. She has a keen interest in helping individuals and organisations realise their potential.

  • Sarah Lessing has a 20-year background in finance including 16 years at CitiBank. Sarah is a Trustee of the Association of MBAs and a Commissioner of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission of the United Kingdom.

  • Roger Howgego spent 27 years in investment banking, specifically in Markets, lastly as an MD at Lehmans. Since leaving banking, Roger has carved out a career as one of the most sought after Finance Career Coaches in Europe, consulting at schools such as IESE, IMD, Rotterdam and Judge.


Employer Engagement Team


Draw on our links with professionals in private equity, asset management, banking and hedge funds to advance your career. Access other sectors that need finance specialists such as consulting and technology through our industry experts in the Career Centre.

Masters in Financial Analysis

Do you have less than one year worth of work experience and want to kick-start your career in finance? Find out more about our Masters in Financial Analysis.

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Email: mif@london.edu

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