Reggie Nelson is most recognised by the media, as the innovative young man who went ‘from East London to the City’. Achieving this by knocking on the doors of people in wealthy area’s and asking for life advice. On his journey, Reggie has completed five internships at various asset managers and a hedge fund in the city, the most notable being BlackRock and Aberdeen Standard Investments.
Reggie is currently an analyst for an investment management firm in London, Group Chair of the ACCA Emerging Talent Advisory Group and a Youth Mentor for one of the largest youth networks in the U.K.
Reggie has previously worked with the Cabinet Office, as they continue to address ethnic disparities in higher education and the workplace. He has also been described by former Prime Minister, Theresa May, as a “persistent and inspiring young person”.