Lucas Harder, '18

Lucas Harder, '18Major: Finance
Residence:New York, NY
Career: Corporate & Investment Banking Analyst, TD Securities Inc.

In a nutshell, what do you do?

At TD Securities I work in debt capital markets with a team that structures various financing for corporate clients and private equity groups. I analyze the client's credit and ability to service debt payments, in addition to producing pitch books and assisting in deal structuring.

Why do you love what you do?

It's an awesome experience being on the front lines of finance and dealing with major corporate clients. I also love the intensity and fast paced work environment of working in banking.

How did Albion help you get there?

The economics and management professors along with professional development opportunities offered through the Gerstacker Institute, gave me a variety of tools that I needed to succeed. Additionally, the strong alumni base at Albion assisted me in landing several internships and experiences throughout my time on campus.

For me, Albion …

Is a place that provided me an outstanding education and friendships that will last a lifetime!