Nicholas Ellis
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Location: New York, NY, USA
University: New York University
Major: Economics

Nicholas Ellis

Nicholas Ellis

EDUCATION
New York University New York, NY
BA Economics; Minor: Business Studies Sep ’15 – Dec ’19
• GPA: 3.2/4.0
• Relevant Coursework: Foundations of Finance, Principles of Financial Accounting, Intermediate Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, International Economics, Stats for Business, Econometrics
WORK EXPERIENCE
Brasil Plural Sao Paulo, Br
Incoming Investment Banking Summer Intern June ’18 – Aug ’18
GP North America LLC (GP Investments) New York, NY
Treasury Intern Sep ’17 – Present
Private Equity Intern Sep ’16 – May ’17
• Use Capital IQ and Bloomberg platforms to analyze prospective companies for private equity deals for direct investment with a focus on long term profits
• Construct and compile comparable company analysis, precedent transaction analysis, and peer analysis to value potential acquisition targets
• Research FX trends on Bloomberg to assist with building investment strategies and analyze global events effect on the FX market and create hedge orders to profit from these events while reducing overall risk
• Perform accounting for daily transactions, create cash balance and profit & loss reports, and collect company documents to accelerate correspondence with banks
Itau BBA Sao Paulo, BR
Summer Intern Jun ‘17 – Aug ‘17
• Managed a project focusing on the restructuring and augmentation of a consulting algorithm that analyzes a company’s accounting, financing, and investment systems and generates solutions to improve those systems
• Held multiple meetings with high level executives from potential clients and gathered necessary information on the company’s accounting, financing and investment systems to input in the consulting algorithm
• Built qualitative research reports on companies by summarizing information such as management style, industry position, and financial statements
• Interfaced with bank presidents and multiple directors learning their roles and their view on where the bank is heading
BCP Securities Greenwich, CT
Summer Intern July ’16 – Aug ’16
• Analyzed and compiled both internal and external compliance audit data and documents
• Completed research projects comparing financial information from competing banks with a focus on emerging markets
EXTRACURRICULAR & LEADERSHIP
Brazilian Society at NYU New York, NY
Treasurer Sep ’15 – present
• Organize academic events and information sessions for Brazilian companies and discuss topics about the Brazilian economy
Bloomberg University New York, NY
Student Mar ’17 – Apr ’17
• Attended beginner and intermediate training classes at Bloomberg L.P. learning basic navigational skills and Excel integration
Back to Back State Champion Miami, FL
Gulliver Preparatory Soccer Team Sep ’13 – May ’15
• Led my team to win two state championships, while winning defensive MVP my senior year
HOBY (Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership) Miami, FL
Alumni, Executive Board Member Aug ’12 – present
• Participate in unique leadership training, service-learning, and motivation building events
SKILLS, LANGUAGES AND INTERESTS
• Interest: Community Service, Soccer, Texas Hold’em, Meditation, Yoga, Trading
• Skills: Microsoft Excel, Communication, Research, Multitasking, Dependability, Python
• Language: Fluent in Portuguese and Spanish

Work Experience