Meet Ashton Monk
Ashton, a rising junior at Vanderbilt University, is pursuing a major in engineering science and economics and a minor in business.
A Day in the Life
As an integral part of our Heritage team, Ashton supports us by preparing investor presentations, building financial models, and researching precedent transaction data. Ashton applies his academic knowledge and hones his expertise for a successful career in investment banking.
Growing with Heritage
Heritage’s unique culture of mentorship and growth has proved immensely beneficial for Ashton. The opportunity to work within our streamlined teams and interact closely with senior members goes beyond a mere chance—it’s a valuable, immersive learning experience. Ashton’s time at Heritage has given him valuable insights into professional etiquette and functioning effectively in an investment banking setting.
Ashton’s favorite aspect of his time at Heritage has been the opportunity to interact with numerous professionals in the investment banking industry. These interactions have enabled him to grasp industry insights far beyond the confines of a classroom, providing invaluable advice for his future career.
Taking the Leap
The internship aligns seamlessly with Ashton’s career goals. As he aspires to become an investment banker, the skills and experiences garnered over the summer have paved the way for his future success. It’s a glimpse of what lies ahead, a stepping stone to his dream career.
A Piece of Advice
For future interns, Ashton has a simple yet profound piece of advice: Always be excited to learn. Whether updating a slide deck or a financial model, every task is a unique opportunity to learn and grow. The key to success lies in being open and eager to dive into any work relevant to your future career.
At Heritage, we’re proud of Ashton and all our interns who work diligently to learn and grow daily. Their unwavering dedication exemplifies our commitment to fostering youthful talent.