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Halim Madi Summer internship candidate / (647) 855-4535

Experience Summer Consultant at Booz & Company (Dubai) October 2010 – January 2011 (3 months) - FSPE (Financial Services and Private Equity) Practice - Contributed to two viewpoints (research, analysis and database creation) - Worked on a Booz&Co project and with clients (benchmarking, analysis and modelization) Junior Economist at Allianz Global Investors Capital (Paris) May 2010 – October 2010 (6 months) - Built a European dispersion Index - Built a model for Spanish, German, French and Italian (the EU’s Big 4) Consumption - Built a forward-looking forecasting model for national saving ratios for the EU’s Big 4 - Found correlations between US financial volatility indicators and US consumer confidence Summer Intern at BLOM Bank (Beirut) August 2009 – September 2009 (8 weeks) - As junior economist, I researched new development opportunities for the bank - Did a market study for potential target countries where the bank could set foothold - Helped implement the new check compensation system

Education University of Toronto Data Mining and Financial economics, January to May 2011 Paris Dauphine University Magister, Banking, Finance and Insurance, 2008 - 2012 London School of Economics and Political Science, U. of London Summer School, Alternative Investments, June to August 2009 Université Paris I - Panthéon - Sorbonne (Paris) Certificate of higher studies, Economics and accounting, 2006 - 2008 Collège Notre-Dame de Jamhour (Beirut) High School Diploma, French and Lebanese Baccalaureate, 1998 - 2006

Skills Languages I write, read and speak French, English and Arabic fluently. I have started learning Russian Software knowledge MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access), Bloomberg, Reuters, Global Insight, Zawya, Twitter API (autodidact) Programming / Econometrics Pascal / Delphi, VBA, Python, Matlab, Scilab, SAS, R

Accomplishments 

Soon to be founder of Nanominded SARL ( A social data analytics company, putting in practice the concept of Nanoeconomics which I invented

Best Student Speaker at TEDx Paris Universities 2010. Awarded a ticket to TED Active in Palm Springs California. My TED talk was about Nanoeconomics ( which I had the opportunity to present at TEDx Oujda in April 2011 and soon at TEDx Loire

Co-Author, along with Dr. Thomas Porcher, of the book « Reprise ou Re-crise? » published in November 2009 (Publishing house: ResPublica). I was interviewed by the media about the sovereign debt crisis (METRO journal, La Tribune)

Author of the poetry book « Ricochets » in 2006. Currently blogging for the Hart House college (Poetry, social questions and Data beauty :

Co-editor in Chief of the college magazine “Nous du College”

Honors and Awards 

Selected to be the G8 French minister of finance in March 2009 at the Bocconi University for the G8 Youth Summit

Winner of the Dauphine Challenge 2009 edition (Business game assessing negotiation skills, creativity, team work and eloquence)

Awarded a summer internship in 2005 at the Beirut offices of the international marketing accountability company “Integration”

Interests TED, TEDx, TED Active, Social Networks, Theater, Modern sculpture, Google, Arthur Rimbaud, Antonin Artaud, Weather forecasts, chaos theory, unpredictability ... Life


My resume (Halim MADI)


My resume (Halim MADI)