Dara BErman


  • INDUSTRY: Finance and consulting

    HOME: setauket, New york

    YEAR: 2023

    MAJOR: applied economics and management

    minor: information science



    During Dara's freshman summer, she interned at a management software company called Exym, LLC. as a business development analyst in the sales and marketing department. This past summer, she interned at TD Bank as a corporate and specialty banking analyst in the institutional healthcare and equipment finance groups. Next summer, she will intern at HSBC as an investment banking analyst in the leveraged and acquisition finance group.



    Dara is the finance lead for an organization called Residential Sustainability Leaders, a project manager for Social Enterprise at Cornell, and a member of Society of Women in Business as well as Cornell Triathlon Team. Dara is also currently part of a startup funded by the Cornell eLab, a startup accelerator focused on customer discovery and product development. In addition, she is a teaching assistant for Managerial Economics and has spent two semesters as a teaching assistant for Marketing in the Dyson School. Finally, she is the Executive Vice President of Professional Fraternity Council. 



    Dara is passionate about social and corporate sustainability as well as impact investing. She enjoys reading travel blogs, playing tennis, and learning the acoustic guitar. Dara is also interested in entrepreneurial ventures in technology and media, and becoming an advanced surfer which Ithaca evidently has wonderful opportunities for.