“Since being in NY, I definitely got the bug and my dream is to own an apartment in New York. Career-wise, after running my company in Dubai for 3 years, I am now looking to do more international projects with social business in this part of the world, whether in India, Nepal, Pakistan or Africa.”
What and where did you study before your Mountbatten internship?
Law LL.B at University of Leciester
What made you apply for the Mountbatten programme?
I wanted to travel with a purpose and also do my MBA.
Describe your sponsor company and your role within it.
Royal Bank of Scotland – I worked in the regulatory risk department and worked on various regulatory matters, from risk analysis to anti-money laundering. I also did a lot of project management in the role, which was fantastic.
What was the highlight/most memorable moment of your working experience during this year?
Seeing an Anti-Money Laundering policy which I worked on come into effect.
What was the social highlight/most memorable moment during this year?
Spending the day cycling around central park with a close friend of mine I made on the program.