From Academia to the Buy-Side

Published on
July 1st, 2019
7 minutes

From Academia to the Buy-Side

How I Got My Start in Finance ·
Featuring Mohamed El-Erian

Published on: July 1st, 2019 • Duration: 7 minutes

Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic advisor at Allianz, talks to best-selling author Larry McDonald about his journey into finance. By the time he turned 40, he had only ever worked in the public sector. El-Erian tells McDonald how he made his move from academia to the highest level of buy-side finance. This clip is excerpted from a video published on Real Vision on April 19, 2019 entitled "The Big Regime Shift."