After Ross Jarvis started his off-cycle internship at a global bank he was keen to make a mark and do everything in his power to secure his dream job. A month after wrapping up the internship he shared the news: he’d reached his goal and subsequently been offered a full-time position.
From his move to Australia, to his time at Harvard, to ultimately getting the national team call-up, rowing has certainly shaped his course of success. Combine that with an exemplary work-ethic, the ability to perform under pressure, and an ingrained commitment to excellence, Ross was destined for vocational ascendancy.
We got the chance to dig a little deeper into this journey, as he delivers key insights into the cross-over between sport and finance, the opportunities available for British student-athletes, and his tips for fellow athletes looking to also make a mark in the finance industry.