On Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 6:00pm, Madison Street Capital Managing Director and lauded McGill alumnus of the Graduate Diploma in Accounting Program, Karl D’Cunha, CPA, CA will share his vast knowledge and expertise on capital markets and the ever-growing investment banking industry.
During the 90-minute presentation, D’Cunha will provide attendees with valuable insight into developing strategies to optimize the value of their accounting education, making themselves desirable candidates for global financial service companies, and achieving successful, lucrative careers in investment banking.
His areas of specialty include private equity, hedge funds, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and trading. D’Cunha has been a veteran mentor to McGill students since 2014.
“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to share some of my knowledge and experience with McGill students and alumni,” explained D’Cunha. “I hope that this session will help those looking to leverage their accounting studies and explore career opportunities in investment banking.”
Attendance is free for McGill students and alumni, or $13 for friends of McGill.
About Madison Street Capital, LLC
Madison Street Capital is an international investment banking firm committed to integrity, excellence, leadership and service in delivering corporate financial advisory services, merger and acquisition expertise, financial opinions, and valuation services to publicly and privately held businesses. These services position our clients to succeed in the global marketplace. In undertaking each new project, the client’s goals and objectives become ours, ranging from financial advisory and successful capital raises to M&A transactions to transfers of ownership. Madison Street Capital views emerging markets as the core component driving the global growth of our clients, and will continue to focus significant assets on these markets. Our firm has earned the trust of clients around the world through our unwavering dedication to the highest levels of professional standards. For additional information, please visit our website at www.madisonstreetcapital.com.
About McGill University and SCS
McGill University is an English-language public research university in Montreal, Canada. It was officially founded by royal charter issued by King George IV in 1821. The University bears the name of James McGill, a prominent Montreal merchant from Scotland whose bequest in 1813 formed the precursory McGill College. McGill offers degrees and diplomas in over 300 fields of study, with the highest average admission grade of any Canadian university. McGill counts among its alumni 12 Nobel laureates and 140 Rhodes Scholars, both the most in the country, as well as three astronauts, three Canadian prime ministers, thirteen justices of the Canadian Supreme Court, four foreign leaders, 28 foreign ambassadors, nine Academy Award winners, three Pulitzer Prize winners, and 28 Olympic medalists. Throughout its long history, McGill alumni were instrumental in inventing or initially organizing football, basketball, and ice hockey.
The McGill School of Continuing Studies (“SCS”) has an international reputation as a leader in continuing education. Their instructors are dynamic and engaged, their student body, smart and diverse, bringing with them a wide range of experience from all walks of life. SCS is situated at the heart of the city of Montreal, on the main campus of Canada’s leading university. Look to Continuing Studies for excellence in teaching, innovative programs, entrepreneurial approaches to education and enabling learner services.