CFA Institute Live Webinars Presentation Recorded 10 Mar 2022
Career Insights: The Current Landscape for Financial Markets Jobs
In the two years since the onset of Covid-19, the jobs landscape in financial markets has seen a major upheaval. Although this period has been marred by turbulence and uncertainty, some pockets of opportunity have emerged. Given this scenario, we want to understand the current state of affairs as well as what to expect in the future. In this webinar, Priti Lathia, associate director and head of financial services at ABC Consultants, shares her insight on the current job market and explains how to prepare for the future.
- Review current trends and dynamics of the job market.
- Discuss the outlook for hiring.
- Analyze emerging areas and skills.
- Learn how to chart one’s path to a successful career.
This is the archived version of a live webinar that took place on 10 March 2022
About the Speaker(s)
Priti Lathia has been a senior adviser with ABC Consultants since May 2005, and she currently heads financial services recruiting in Mumbai. Lathia has been involved in strategic hiring across financial institutions and has more than 15 years’ experience in recruitment. She completed her master of business administration from Somaiya Management, Mumbai University, in 2002.
Dr. Monika Chopra is a faculty member at the International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi. She is also the chair of the PGDM Banking and Financial Services (BFS) Program at IMI. She teaches courses on business valuation, corporate finance, and financial analysis. During her academic career of 17 years, she has authored 16 research papers and six case studies and has edited three books. As a part of her corporate interface, she has conducted various workshops on “Finance for Non-Finance Executives” and various management development programs for government organizations, including Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL), Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL), Indraprastha Power Generation Company (IPGCL), and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), on such issues as valuation in mergers and acquisitions and financial analysis as well as on analysing red flags and earnings quality.
Chopra holds a doctorate and is a CFA® charterholder. She has studied with Professor Damodaran and has completed business valuation and investment philosophy certifications under his guidance. As a regular member of CFA institute, she is a volunteer in the Advocacy committee as well as the core committee of CFA Institute research challenge in India. She is also the India representative for CFA Asia Research Pacific Exchange (ARX) in India.