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Jérôme Dont

Jérôme Dont

Jérôme Dont received his undergraduate degrees in Applied Mathematics and Applied Economics from Université Paris-Dauphine and will graduate from an extensive master's program in Banking, Finance and Insurance in March 2017. Jérôme has previously interned at Société Générale in London, where he worked on delta-one and turbo products structuration. He then interned within the pricing team where he handled the pricing of complex equity and hybrid derivatives products (using Monte-Carlo and Least-Squares Monte-Carlo), generated trade ideas with the salesforce and computed regulatory simulations and back-tests. Jérôme acquired experience in corporate finance when he interned at the Bank of France where he performed financial analysis and evaluated SMEs' capacity to meet their financial obligations over a 3-year horizon. Alongside his Master's, Jérôme was the Treasurer of the Master in Banking, Finance and Insurance students' association where he managed a €70k budget and organized several events with financial practitioners such as seminars, thematic conferences, meetings with alumni or integration events. He volunteered at the French Red Cross and worked at a food distribution center. In his free time, Jérôme enjoys reading French literature, travelling and cooking. He is also fond of tennis, ski and golf.