Investment Management is one of the most highly sought after industries at Wharton. Student interest and those coming into school with buy-side experience has grown steadily, with over 11% of the MBA class actively pursuing internship and full-time opportunities in IM. These students are working in a range of different funds including Hedge Funds, Mutual Funds, Pension Funds, Private Wealth Management, Family Offices, Endowments, Investor Relations, and Fund of Funds. Some of the positions that our graduates have recently filled include Research Analyst, Investment Analyst, Equity/Credit Research Analyst; Investment Consultant; Portfolio Manager; and Quantitative Analyst.
Partner with the Investment Management Club
One of the most engaged and service-oriented professional MBA clubs on campus, with over 300 active members, the Investment Management Club hosts weekly stock pitch critiques, organizes global treks, markets positions for funds and hosts prominent industry speakers and educational events. Club members actively manage the Wharton Investment Management Fund, a $1.8M all cap long only fund.
Wharton MBA Job Board
The Wharton MBA Job Board provides an opportunity for companies to advertise summer internships, short-term projects and full-time positions to the 1,600 MBA students on campus and 88,000 alumni around the world.
Host IM Treks
Investment Management treks historically have been among the most active and successful student trips, visiting funds all over the world. The Career Management office and the IM Club work in conjunction to identify cities and countries of interest to schedule visits with host companies and alumni. Hosting is a great opportunity to interact with an identified group of interested students
Wharton MBA Career Management Key Contacts
Investment Management Club Co-Presidents 2021-22
Restructuring & Distressed Investing Club Co-Presidents 2021-22