[Words & Phrases]
sales representative: 営業担当者
do an internship: インターンシップをする
hedge fund: ヘッジファンド
Lucy: How about your career at ABC?
Takashi: I entered ABC as a graduate student 5 years ago. After working as a member of the sales team at a domestic branch in Tokyo, I was assigned to the position of promoting US business.
Lucy: That’s not a bad start. So, have you worked with Michael in Seattle?
Takashi: Yes, he was a very reliable mentor for me. Do you know Michael?
Lucy: Of course. He is an essential part of our US branch. I first met him at the Global strategy meeting held at the headquarter in Tokyo in 2015. I have visited Tokyo several times, but I have never been there after the pandemic. I miss Japan.
Takashi: I see. By the way, I visited Singapore when I was a student. I participated in a summer internship at a local hedge fund. It was a good opportunity to learn about local business culture.