Yazeed Alawad

Country: Saudi Arabia
Sector: Other Industries
Job title: Junior Rating Analyst
Subject of study: Finance and Investment
Year of graduation: 2021
Type/Level of study: Undergraduate

Current Employer/Organisation Name

Financial Analytics Co.

What have you been doing since leaving Exeter, and what are you doing now?

Once I left Exeter, I returned to my home town (Riyadh) and tried to find a job in my field. Eventually, I got a job as a Rating Analyst.

Why did you choose this career? And what do you enjoy most about your work?

Because I do like numbers. doing the independent analytical analysis is enjoyable.

What did you enjoy most about studying here?

I did like the campus, the city, the people, my classmate, and the university staff.

Why did you choose to study at Exeter?

I liked the city.

What advice would you give to a current student who wishes to pursue your career?

Try to get an internship while you are studying in your last semester.

What are your plans for the future?

Trying to get the CFA certificate, and for sure, I will come back to visit Exeter.


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