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Marcos Velasquez

Finance and Economics student at Queens College

About Me

- Marcos is a Finance and Economics Student at Queens College, minoring in computer science. Prior to Queens College, he received his Associates degree focused in Business Administration and Marketing from Nassau Community College. He has a keen interest in acquiring skills and knowledge in the financial markets and investment banking industries.

- Marcos is a mentee at Streetwise partners at the Morgan Stanley location.

- Marcos’s PERSONAL STRENGTHS:
* Problem solving and analytical skills
* Time management skills
* Team leadership skills
* Communication skills
* Collaboration skills
* Keen eye for detail
* Adaptable

Email: marcosvelasquez13@yahoo.com

Work Experience

StreetWise Partners
Mentee
September, 2018 - Present
  • Consistently produced deliverables on or ahead of schedule in deadline-focused environment

  • Created and produced visual graphic PowerPoint presentations for over 30 mentors, staff, and officers from J.P Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, and Citi


Basil And Prime Fine Food LLC.
, Chef/Deli
September, 2017 - Present
  • Boosted weekly sales by approximately 15% by incorporating up-selling techniques


NCC ( Student At Nassau Community College)
, Financial Analyst Trainee
June, 2017 - June, 2018
  • Constructed Excel sheets to track mentors equity watchlist, and their weekly percentage gains

  • Participated in club meetings related to daily market reviews and analysis of the S&P 500 as well as the DJIA

  • Launched a successful private tutoring program to provide help to individuals struggling in specific classes


Delicacies Gourmet
, Assistant Manager
August, 2014 - January, 2018
  • Advanced and maintained solid relationships with key accounts exceeding over $65,000 in weekly payables

  • Successfully slashed costs by about 10% by pitching cost-reduction idea initiative

  • Oversaw a team of more than fifteen employees with a daily intake of over $15,000, while ensuring store functioned at its full potential with exceptional planning and leading skills

  • Successfully slashed costs by about 10% by pitching cost-reduction idea initiative

  • Oversaw a team of more than fifteen employees with a daily intake of over $15,000, while ensuring store functioned at its full potential with exceptional planning and leading skills


Business Management Seminar ( Nassau Community College)
, Student Analyst
August, 2016 - December, 2016
  • Conducted bottom-up single name equity analysis identifying exceptional investment opportunities in Nike, Amazon, and Google; with returns of 65%, 165%, and 50%, respectively, in the fall of 2016

  • Compared blue chip stocks to relevant macro-indices and devised charts and graphs depicting my research


Business Management Seminar ( Nassau Community College)
, Student Analyst
August, 2016 - December, 2016
  • Conducted bottom-up single name equity analysis identifying exceptional investment opportunities in Nike, Amazon, and Google; with returns of 65%, 165%, and 50%, respectively, in the fall of 2016

  • Compared blue chip stocks to relevant macro-indices and devised charts and graphs depicting my research


Education

Queens College, Bachelors Degree, Majors : Finance and Economics Minor : Computer Science
2017 - Present
  • Association of Latino Professionals for America
    Latinos in Finance Mentorship Program
    Think or Swim Simulation Trading Competition
    Streetwise Partners
    BottomLine


Nassau Community College, Associates Degree, Major : Business Administration
2015 - 2017
  • Wallstreet Club Member - Financial Analyst Trainee
    Business Management Seminar - Student Analyst

  • Honors and Awards : Deans List Honor Roll - 2015 - 2017


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