Leslie is a Senior Associate Director within the Career Management Center covering employer relations with a specific focus on investment banking. Prior to joining UNC, she held multiple corporate finance roles including investment banking, secondary mortgage trading, and Fortune 500 Insurance. She has an MBA in Finance from the University of Tennessee's Haslam College of Business.
Career Management Center Director - Leslie McDow
Derek is an Associate Director within the Career Management Center covering both Wall Street and Corporate Finance careers. Prior to joining UNC, he held multiple trading roles including a Senior Trader position at Geode Capital Management, a Fidelity subsidiary. He also worked as an Industry Consultant at the SAS Institute Inc. He holds an MBA in Finance from NYU’s Stern School of Business.
Career Management Center Director - Derek Saccoccio
Career Management Center (CMC)
The CMC serves as a valuable resource for students during the recruiting process. Two full-time Directors assist students through the recruitment process. One Director, Derek Saccoccio, is student facing. Students have the opportunity to work individually with Derek to explore industry opportunities and develop a personalized plan of action to prepare for success in the recruiting process. The other CMC Director, Leslie Mcdow works closely with MBA recruiters at investment banks and leverages these relationships and interactions to make UNC students preferred candidates for investment banking positions. CMC directors are always available for individual counseling and can help you decide which career path best fits your preferences and skills.
Congratulations on your decision to pursue an MBA! We know this is an exciting time that will introduce extensive personal and career development opportunities. We also understand how daunting the business school selection process can be - we encourage you to explore this site and reach out to our current club leadership for any questions you may have.
At UNC Kenan-Flagler, we are proud of our track record of placing MBA students in investment banks across the world. As a student, you have the full support of the entire KFBS community, including our faculty, program office, Career Management Center, students, and alumni. All together, the KFBS MBA program provides students with an unparalleled experience designed to help students lead successful careers in investment banking.