105 Ivy Drive Apt 09 Charlottesville, VA 22903 (434) 249-7645 AgrawalA11@darden.virginia.edu EDUCATION Darden Graduate School of Business Administration University of Virginia Candidate for Master of Business Administration, May 2011 Awarded Batten Innovation Scholarship (merit-based full tuition scholarship); GMAT: 730; AWA: 5.5 Member of Finance Club, Energy Club and Darden Capital Management Club Charlottesville, VA
Nanyang Technological University Singapore Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Engineering) and Minor in Business, June 2006 Awarded full scholarship (among top 50 from over 10,000 candidates) Received First Class Honors (top degree distinction, GPA: 3.95). Dean's list holder (among top 5%) President of NTU Apex Club (premier club for computer programming enthusiasts); spearheaded initiative to extend training from top programmers to entire student population Represented NTU as an exchange student at University of Strathclyde, UK; GPA: 4.0 EXPERIENCE 2007-2009
Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia (CLSA/Calyon) Singapore Equity Research Associate (Oil & Gas) Led a project across seven countries to create a unified platform for investment idea generation using comparative valuations of over 300 energy stocks; Clients (fund managers) voted the team 1st in Asiamoney Broker Polls 2008 Initiated the Asian coverage of a UK based oil & gas exploration company; first in the team to prepare valuation models for Indonesian and Thai fiscal regimes to value 17 oil & gas assets Co-authored two major sector reports – Last Dance (bearish outlook for refiners) and Hard Numbers (oil stock returns in 2007-08); reports generated additional revenue of $250,000 through new trades Collaborated with global head of oil & gas research on industry outlook and coverage of three Korean stocks with a total market cap of $18B Sole Editor of Fuelling Asia, the flagship oil & gas weekly targeting over 700 institutional clients Interfaced with CEOs and CFOs of refining and exploration companies to delve deeper on future strategies and growth outlook Credit Suisse Singapore Financial Analyst (Credit Derivatives Product Control) Evaluated trading moves and analyzed chief factors contributing to the daily P&L of up to $5MM; resulted in net P&L impact of over $3MM annually Managed a team of three to overhaul controlling systems for financial products transfer from London to Singapore. Received Spartan Award for reducing the number of controllers needed to half Performed independent review of pricing parameters and valuation methodology for structured trades to ensure fair valuation of high-risk securities worth $400MM Instrumental in starting a one-hour weekly training session for sharing knowledge between the London and Singapore offices; eased deployment of three new products in Singapore Headed an operational excellence project across ‘P&L generation’ and ‘price testing’ teams to improve cross functional team efficiency; reduced turnaround time and cost by 50%
AWARDS Led a team of five to win the Best Business Idea Award at the Entrepreneurial Competition held at University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK Won Best Undergraduate Project award amongst a total of 3000 projects for designing an Interactive Laboratory that improved students’ laboratory participation by 50% Honored as one of the top 30 students in India at the Indian National Mathematics Olympiad
PERSONAL CFA Level III candidate for June 2010 Team Captain, Global Hunger Project, Credit Suisse; raised $20,000 from a bank-wide fund raising drive in Singapore Hobbies: singing (member of Cold Call Chorus at Darden), playing table tennis and traveling
BENJAMIN HAWS BLOOMFIELD
1008 Huntwood Lane Charlottesville, Virginia 22901 801.369.0063 firstname.lastname@example.org EDUCATION Darden Graduate School of Business Administration University of Virginia...