BBS Episode 4: Corporate Credit & How Traveling Can Help Your Career

BBS Episode 4: Corporate Credit & How Traveling Can Help Your Career

On this week’s episode, I talk to Max. Max has spent the last 5 years work in corporate credit in Toronto and is moving to Asia in the new year for a new role at his current firm. Max talks to me about his perspective on using the CFA as a tool to get your foot in the door, what working in corporate credit is like and how traveling the world has made him more successful in his role.

This Episode You Will Learn

  • What it’s like to work in corporate credit and what the lifestyle is like
  • How corporate credit evaluates at a company’s risk profile
  • The transaction based environment of working in corporate credit
  • What the biggest misconception about working in corporate credit is
  • How people should view the CFA as a tool to break into the industry
  • How Max has used traveling to help him be more successful in his current role
  • How trying new things helps you grow as a person and in your career