Corporate Insight Day at London Stock Exchange

NigelCorporate Insight Day


The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) London Early Careers Community (LECC) hosted the event at their office in the City of London with students from Oasis Academy Shirley Park.

Urban Synergy's Head of Programmes Dianne Johnson and LSEG's Marketing Manager Primary Markets & Equities Trading Nina-Nevart Minassian co-hosted the event.

30 students from Oasis Academy from the Croydon Borough learned about the LSEG business through an interactive introduction. A panel of 5 staff talked about their roles in the company and their career pathways. The event continued with an interactive speed mentoring session with more LSEG volunteers who shared career insights before concluding with a short tour of the building.

Our thanks to all the LSEG volunteers who contributed to the event, and the panel who shared key insights into their roles with the students:

  • Mani Janakiraman (Senior Global Product Manager)
  • Hannah Collins (Sustainable Finance & Investments Marketing Manager)
  • Minesh Pareek (Global Marketing Lead, AI Analytics Solutions)
  • Oliver Williams (Global Content Marketing Strategy Lead, FTSE Russell)
  • Stefan Harriot (Market Risk Analyst Post Trade & Urban Synergy Alumni)

Student feedback

  • Students rated the event 4.8/5
  • 100% of the students said they learned about a career they were not aware of before
  • 100% of the students said they learned about a skill valued at a workplace

Student comments

"What I enjoyed more was being able to interact directly with people with different positions and understanding what I need to do to get there"

"Loved the experience and enjoyed talking to professionals while encouraging us to step forward to be open to a wide range of opportunities"

"I found out about lots of opportunities within the industry, which I didn’t realise I had a chance of doing"

"It was a very enjoyable experience and I feel like I have a better insight of what I might do"