Financial Careers Afternoon

| May 18, 2018

The Financial and related professional services sector employs more than two million people in the UK, contributing more than £170 Billion directly to the economy. There are a wide range of jobs and career paths and increasing employee diversity.

As part of World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, we are inviting students (and parents) to participate in our Financial Careers Day.

Guest speakers include:

Dr Jonathan Thomas, economist, former central banker and academic. Photo courtesy

  • Arese Pollard, co-founder of the emerging markets investment fund, Pollard Et Filles
  • Dr Jonathan Thomas, economist, former central banker and academic

Participate in:

  • Panel discussion
  • Banking jobs breakout session
  • Learning some basic personal finance concepts

This event is being held as a partnership between:


The British Foundation for the University of the West Indies

The Caribbean STEM Coaching Club

The event is open to all backgrounds and ages but is aimed at students 16 years old to undergraduates. Children under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult.


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