Student Intern Interview: Sangaamaa Enkhtuvshin
Student Intern Profile
- Sangaamaa Enkhtuvshin
- International Business Studies
- Internship at:
- GE Capital Japan
- Summer 2014
Q1Why did you choose to intern at GE Capital?
Sangaamaa GE Capital is one of the most successful financial products and services providers offering very convenient and flexible deals to businesses that are in need of cash flow. As a Mongolian, I thought this would be a great opportunity to learn how loaning to businesses works, since Mongolian businesses need a large amount of investments and financial products.
Q2 What are some of your projects/responsibilities at the internship?
SangaamaaI worked on an industry analysis that is Japan-specific to determine whether the companies in the industry would make suitable clients for GE Capital. My other responsibility was to run research on the financial and business operations for companies that could be considered potential customers.
Q3What have you learned from the internship?
Sangaamaa I have learned countless things by working with a group of people who are very smart, bright and nice. One of the most important things that I've learned is how to function in a very dynamic work environment.
Q4 What was the biggest challenge you faced during your internship and what did you do to overcome it?
Sangaamaa The biggest challenge was to keep up with the pace of the office. Plus, with every step I took, there was something I did not understand or know, so I had to learn new things, too.
Q5 Please tell us your future goals or your plans after graduation.
Sangaamaa In the future, as a responsible citizen of Mongolia, I want to open an international trading company so I can attract as much FDI to the domestic economy as possible while creating as many jobs as possible.
Q6 How do you envision your internship experience helping you in the future?
Sangaamaa I have learned how to analyze companies' situations by reading their financials and operations. I am sure the internship experience will help me at every stage of my career.
Q7Would you recommend this internship to other TUJ students?
Sangaamaa During the internship, you will gain not only knowledge in finance but also insights of very smart people around you. It will help your decision making in the future and so many other things.
Sangaamaa's Daily Schedule
|9:30||Arrive at work; respond to e-mail; administrative duties|
|11:00||Work on industry analysis|
|13:30||Additional tasks such as building dossiers on different companies, preliminary research on companies|
|15:30-18:00||Research on potential accounts|