Eric Sim, CFA

Eric Sim, CFA

Eric Sim, CFA, is founder of Institute of Life (IOL), whose mission is to enable young professionals to be more productive at work and successful in life. He is also a writer for LinkedIn China, where he writes about life and career skills. In addition, Mr. Sim is an adjunct associate professor of finance at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a guest lecturer at Tsinghua University’s Schwarzman College. Previously, he was a managing director at UBS, and in his career he has been involved with derivatives, structured finance, and investment banking. Mr. Sim has offered financing and capital market solutions to corporates and financial institution clients across Asia.  He has been described by eFinancialCareers as a star banker helping budding bankers with their careers.

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The Selling Mindset: Career Strategies for Ascending the Ranks

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Eric Sim, CFA, and the Skills for Success

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