The first step towards every new career is to go through a job interview. It is essential for candidates to not only research about the company they are applying for but also to be prepared for the many possible interview questions that could be asked.
After you manage to impress the line manager and HR with your CV, the next and most crucial stage of securing the role is the interview. If you did not prepare to sell yourself, the job interview may be uncomfortable and may even leave a not-so-positive impression on your prospective employer. So how can we avoid this?
Despite the rise of the fintech sector in Singapore and Hong Kong, most investment bankers I speak to still say private equity (PE) is their number one choice if they want to leave investment banking division (IBD).