- London, GB
- £35 /hr
- Available now
Highly rated head of team research analyst looking for freelance work. Worked for Merrill Lynch and Credit Agricole Cheuvreux (Calyon) between 1993 and 2006. In last year of fullmore...Highly rated head of team research analyst looking for freelance work. Worked for Merrill Lynch and Credit Agricole Cheuvreux (Calyon) between 1993 and 2006. In last year of full time work in 2006 for big banks, independent assessor STARMINE rated my team at Cheuvreux no.1 for accuracy of earnings estimates and no.2 for accuracy of stock picks. Freelancing in various segments since then, including my own art/gardening business and consulting for several SME projects, but looking to do more finance/marketing/research work.
1996-2002 MERRILL LYNCH RESEARCH TELECOMS TEAM. Various roles, including heading emerging telecoms team and finally heading cellular team (main coverage Vodafone, Orange, O2 etc). Started as an associate and reached Director. Team was no.1 ranked for several years by independent agencies such as Institutional Investor during 1999-2001 period. Roles involved analysing financials, making forecasts and predictions and recommendations on the back of the analysis and then marketing the conclusions to financial institutions. Carried out thematic as well as stock specific research eg potential growth in data usage for cellular or social responsibility issues surrounding the internet.
2002-2006 CALYON CHEUVREUX RESEARCH TELECOMS TEAM. Headed UK Telecoms coverage and global coordinator for the team. In 2006 Starmine awarded UK team no.1 position for accuracy of earnings estimates and no.2 for accuracy of stock recommendations.
1993-1996 worked in Merrill's European investment banking and syndicate marketing departments covering various sectors.
Current portfolio of activities:
•Owner of The Artful Digger – artist and gardener. Seasonal business
•Property – renovated and now own and manage several rental properties
•Advisor to several small start up VC firms, often working in conjunction with Damian Taylor (CFA).
Area Covered: London
Work Experience Summary: 10 years as a financial and marketing analyst in Merrill Lynch's and Credit Agricole's research departments. In addition spent 3 years at Merrill in Investment Banking and IPO marketing.
Have also been freelancing in various fields since 2006 while running a small property portfolio.
Education Summary: QUALIFICATIONS:
BA (Hons: 2.1) English Literature, University of Bristol
4 A Levels (English grade A, Economics grade A, History Grade A, Gen Studies)
Held various financial qualifications while working at Merrill and Credit Agricole such as Series 7 etc.
Financial/Marketing reasearch analyst