Sohum Mehta



Work Experience:

    Standard Chartered 

 Wholesale Banking Intern, Consumer & Corporate Banking

            Gaborone, Botswana - 07/01/2010– 09/01/2010

-               Perform risk analysis on proposed corporate loans

-               Screen Cash Flow Statements and Balance Sheets to determine solvency of companies

-               Develop Excel Models to determine feasibility of loans, and capital structure

-               Successfully issue 2 Mezzanine Financing products for companies with annual turnover BWP +100M.

    BancABC (African Banking Corporation) 

Foreign Exchange Trading Intern, Treasury

    Gaborone, Botswana - 06/29/2009– 07/24/2009

-               Monitor Reuters Foreign Exchange terminals for opportunities based on technical analysis

-               Price ZAR (South African Rand) deals for corporate clients over the phone

-               Create daily strategy for BWP/ZAR and USD/ZAR and BWP/USD, in daily client briefs

-               Attend client meetings to convince new clients to bank with ABC for Forex transactions

-               Create an excel model to help sales team track profit of their individual deals based on mid-rates

      Dynasty Ventures (Finance Department)

   Growth Analyst

            SADC Region- 05/16/2007-09/01/2008 & 01/05/2012-Present

-               Create feasibility report for new retail locations

-               Interact with CFO and accountants

-               Performed financial due diligence, comparative company analysis, and in-depth financial research while identifying prospective locations and different municipal economic environments

Company Description:

Dynasty Ventures is a retail conglomerate with scope of operations including Hardware, Building Materials, Grocery, Automotive Parts Sales & Distribution. They are currently in an expansion phase with revenue growth of over 100% per annum in the past two years.

       Taco Bell (Accounting Department)

    Accounting Clerk

Toronto, Canada - 05/01/2006-10/01/2006

-               Create weekly financial summaries (Cost, Labor, Expenses, Revenue etc.)

-               Interact with employees that have payroll discrepancies

-               Report numbers to chief accountant and occasionally management


Academic Achievements:


    SAT: Math I & II: 800/800 & 720/800


    Harvard University Masters (MLA) Finance ‘12

    Bentley MBA ‘12

    Bentley University BSc. ‘10


    Vice-President of Debate Society

    2007-2008 Champion of Bentley Business Bowl

    2007 DECA Accounting Ontario Top 5