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Finance Careers Take Center Stage

UVM Alums Return For Careers in Finance Panel and Seminars

2016 Panel

UVM students will have the opportunity to learn from and network with top executives from the finance world and Wall Street, all of whom are UVM alums, Friday September 15 at the Davis Center. 

The Careers in Finance Panel and Speed Networking starts Friday September 15 at 9:00 a.m. with 2 seminars featuring guest speakers for a day of fascinating insights into the world of business and finance. All sessions and the panel are open to all UVM students, faculty and staff.

Wall St. 101 Seminar is "Asset-backed Securitization" and will be held in the Jost Foundation Room from 9am-10:30am. The session will be led by Ben Merrill, a managing director in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s ABS Banking Group. 

Wall St. 102 features "M&A case studies" and will be held in the Chittenden Bank Room from 9am-10:30am The session will be led by Jamie Flicker, managing director & partner, Greenhill & Co, LLC

The Careers in Finance Panel, continues on Friday at 10:30 a.m. in the Frank and Mildred Livak Room at the Davis Center, and is open to all UVM students interested in learning more about the finance business and how to approach a career on Wall St. from UVM alumni.

Featured panelists are

Susan Brengle, Managing Director, Institutional - Eaton Vance Management

Rino Caruccio, Head of Financial Planning & Analysis - Amazon Device and Appstore Business

Ben Merrill, Managing Director - Bank of America, Merrill Lynch

James Flicker, Managing Director & Partner - Greenhill & Co, LLC

Lauren Osborne, Director of Product Control - Annaly Capital Management

Mark Najarian, Managing Director - Goldman Sachs Asset Management

 The event schedule is:

  • 9:00-10:30          Wall St. 101 & 102
  • 10:30-12 noon     Panel Discussion and Q&A
  • 12 noon-1:30pm  Speed Networking Reception