Changing career path
I’m 29 years old, Bachelor of Finance from Boston University, just passed CFA L2 and currently working for a Logistics company as a Financial Analyst basically just doing FP&A.
I’ve worked for 1 year at a small VC with about $10M AUM then moved to one of their portfolio company which focused on brain science research as a Financial Analyst for 4 years.
I would like to move into the investment field whether it’s equity research, M&A, IB etc.
Given my current qualifications and assuming I pass CFA L3 next year (hopefully), what is the most realistic path to take? Is it worth starting as an analyst for 3 years then move into associate at an investment bank or should I focus on equity research….