Job Seekers Lunch and Learn: Mesirow (Members Only)

This lunch and learn will provide members with an overview of Mesirow and current opportunities

Please note that this event will be through Zoom. Login information will be provided in the reminder email closer to the event

Hosted by: Professional Development Advisory Group

Interested in working for Mesirow Financial? We'll be joined by Carl Davis and Eric Welt, CFA, for our next Lunch and Learn to discuss Mesirow Financial's recruiting process and current opportunities. 

At the end of the presentation we will take questions from attendees. If you would like to submit a question in advance or your resume to Mesirow for employment consideration, please send an email to Larisa Sutton at Registration is required and space is limited, so save your spot today!

Members - FREE 

Registration: Online 
Zoom login information will be provided in the reminder email closer to the event. 
Registration closes at 5:00 PM on March 4, 2021. Space is limited.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST: Program
Please log in a few minutes early to test your video and internet connections.

*Distribution of presentation slides is at the discretion of the speaker and may not be available for this event


Carl Davis is the vice president head of diversity, equity and inclusion and corporate recruitment in Mesirow Human Resources. He is responsible for spearheading the Diversity Equity and Inclusion & Recruitment efforts across multiple lines of business and consults with strategic decision makers globally to strengthen the value proposition within our Investment Management, Capital Markets, Investment Banking and Shared Services teams. Additionally, Davis serves on Mesirow’s Diversity Equity and Inclusion Council. Davis has more than 25 years of experience in technology and financial services recruitment. Prior to joining Mesirow in 2016, he was a senior technology recruiter with JPMorgan Chase. Carl oversaw the recruitment of all technology professionals across all platforms, as well as vendor management for the largest revenue generator, GTI (Global Technology Infrastructure), while working with their asset management, fixed income and commercial community bank teams. Davis is a proud board member of the Carl Davis Foundation and volunteers for Big Brother Big Sisters. Davis earned a Bachelor of Science in liberal arts from University of Illinois at Chicago. 

Eric Welt, CFA, is a managing director in Mesirow Financial’s Investment Management division. He leads the consultant relations and client service efforts for long only strategies. Welt has more than 26 years of experience in the investment management and investment consulting industries. He joined Mesirow Financial when the firm acquired Fiduciary Management Associates in 2016. At FMA he was the head of business development and client service. Prior to joining the firm in 2013, he worked at Calamos Investments, Security Benefit, Bear Stearns & Co. and Prudential Securities. Welt is a CFA charterholder and a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society Chicago. He is a trustee for Second Sense, a not-for-profit organization that provides client centered support and training for individuals with vision loss and a trustee for the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ Community Trust. He organizes the firm’s participation in the Big Shoulders Fund’s “Stock Market Program” which provides education on the concepts of investing to eighth grade students in the neediest areas of inner-city Chicago.  He earned a BA in computer science from Tufts University and an MBA with dual concentration in finance and marketing from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
This event is complimentary and open to members only. Registration online is required and closes at 5:00 PM on March 4, 2021.
3/5/2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Registration not available.

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