Month: January 2018

January 29, 2018 Hazel Foster, Marketing Assistant

Each month, talented FDM consultants on-site are recognised by their line managers for going above and beyond in in their role.  Congratulations to the January Consultant of the Month winners! Could it be you next month? Leon Yang (APAC) Software Developer, Standard Chartered Bank, University of Sydney “I graduated from the University of Sydney with […]

January 26, 2018 Chris Corby

FDM Trainee Chris Corby joined FDM’s Ex-Forces Advanced Programme, and is currently training as a Project Manager. He reflects on his journey from searching for a new career outside the military, to how he came to join FDM. “I left full-time service with the British Army in 2012 and started working in various roles but […]

January 26, 2018 Luke Defina, Austern International Facilitator

For the second year running, we welcomed Austern International into our Hong Kong Academy to undertake a company challenge. 22 students from Australia spent a week with us working on a real life challenge and presenting a solution. Austern International Facilitator, Luke Defina, tells us more about their experience. Technology has grown so quickly that […]

January 24, 2018 Carey Gray

Scottish consultant Carey Gray has experienced FDM in variety of ways, from part of the recruitment team in Glasgow to becoming a consultant placed at UBS in London. He has shared with us reflections on his training, interviews and experience on-site. Carey studied Politics and International Relations at the University of Dundee and, after graduating, […]

January 23, 2018 Shannon Smith

Consultant profile Name: Shannon Smith Degree: 2:1 in Games Programming from the University of Lincoln Academy Location: Leeds Training Stream: IT Service Management Current Role: System Administrator for Virgin Money Giving   How did you find out about FDM? I was first contacted by Katie Close, a Graduate Recruiter based in London who found my […]

January 22, 2018 Paul Wise

Paul Wise, Head of Risk Issue Management and Information Security Consultancy at NatWest Markets has had a whirlwind of a decade. He has risen through the ranks at RBS and now manages and develops his own team. Paul takes us through how he got to where he is today, all with a little support from […]

January 15, 2018 Daniel Osae, FDM Consultant

FDM Consultant Daniel Osae completed his training in London before relocating to Hong Kong to work as a System API Developer at HSBC. Now back in the UK, Daniel shares his experience on relocating and working in such a vibrant and exciting city as Hong Kong.  During my training in the London Academy an opportunity […]