IFC Investment Analyst or Small PE Fund

Hello world,

I have recently got 2 offers.

  1. 2 years investment analyst position at IFC

  2. A newly established PE fund from a reputable advisory firm with only $50m AUM

My long-term goal is to get into a bigger buy-side firm eventually (Asia based), and I am not sure which position will give me better chances.

I understand it's a rare opportunity to work at IFC, but I am not sure how well the private sector would look upon this role. 

Would be interested in hearing views.


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  • Analyst 1 in AM - Other
Jun 5, 2021 - 7:38pm

Could you speak about your day to day and general overview of the program here? Was always curious to know what type of program it is. Thanks! 

Sep 13, 2021 - 3:31am

Hey, just had one very specific question on this role - are they very strict on the preferred languages requirement?

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Sep 13, 2021 - 9:37am

Seems like you ended up taking the job - congrats!!

hey, would love to understand the process better, can i dm?

Jun 5, 2021 - 7:55pm

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