Rosbank invited students to the Youth Day

    27 March

Rosbank invited students of Moscow universities financial and economic faculties to its head office to make the first acquaintance with the banking sector. This is not the first time Societe Generale Group organizes lectures, master-classes and excursions dedicated to the National Youth Day celebrations. This year Rosbank joined this initiative and opened doors for 75 people from 4 universities: Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, Financial University, Lomonosov Moscow State University and the Russian University of Cooperation.

In the opening speech Rosbank Deputy Chairman of the Management Board Konstantin Artioukh pointed out that training of high-skilled workers became one of the crucial issues nowadays and that it is very important to combine theory and practice, communicate with practicing experts to understand the way the sector in which tomorrow's graduates will continue to develop professionally is running now. He wished the students to spend the day productively and to ask Rosbank’s representatives more questions.

Afterwards, the students enjoyed interesting presentations. Evgeniy Koshelev, Rosbank’s Chief Analyst of Market Research and Analytics Division, answered 7 crucial questions for the financiers and economists, talked with the audience about the oil prices, the basic rate in the United States, the future of the ruble and other relevant topics.

Evgeniy Ilyin, Head of Corporate Customers Services Division, told about cooperation of Rosbank with large corporations on the example of IT companies, explained in detail the essence of complex financial instruments and advantage they give to customers. Head of Business Development Unit in the Premium Segment Yulia Aleksashina talked about the difference between wealthy customers from the premium ones in the bank, the expectations of customers and why they now want to have more than just financial products and services.

After the official part the students had the opportunity to talk with Rosbank’s experts in an informal setting, to ask questions personally, learn about the conditions of the internship in the bank and further career prospects.

Rosbank interaction with leading Russian universities is a successful practice, the bank has signed cooperation agreements with such universities as Lomonosov Moscow State University, Saint-Petersburg State Economic University, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, Russian Foreign Trade Academy, National Research University of Higher School of Economics, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration and Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.