Blanca Echanove is a Analyst, Madrid
How did you come to join Lazard?
After hearing about Lazard's strong reputation and positive experiences from others, I was convinced that it was the right place to pursue my passion for finance. Lazard's commitment to excellence and focus on advisory services aligned with my career goals, which ultimately led me to join the firm
What is the most exciting and rewarding aspect of your job?
Tackling complex problems and finding creative solutions, which allows for continuous professional growth. I also enjoy collaborating with talented colleagues, learning from each other, and seeing the positive impact our work has on clients. The dynamic work environment keeps me engaged and motivated to adapt to new challenges and contribute to the company's success.
What advice would you share with someone considering a career at Lazard?
Connect with current or former employees for insights, stay updated on industry trends, tailor your application, and prepare well for interviews. Embrace adaptability and proactivity in the fast-paced financial industry and be open to learning opportunities and new challenges
What is unique about Lazard?
Lazard's people-centric and inclusive culture stands out due to its focus on diversity, mentorship, open communication, recognition and rewards, and community involvement. These aspects create a supportive environment that fosters collaboration, professional growth, and job satisfaction for employees