Professional> Investment Finance Association (IFA)

The Investment Finance Association serves to strengthen educational pursuits, facilitate networking opportunities and enhance recruiting efforts among UCLA Anderson students and financial services organizations. Our association focuses on students and professionals who operate or have an interest in the following areas: investment banking, private client services, corporation finance, private equity, leveraged finance and asset management. As one of the largest organizations on campus — with more than 300 current members and thousands of IFA alumni — the IFA has the ability to pool resources from an extensive and impressive array of backgrounds in order to achieve its goals.


IFA Officers


Eleni Theodosiou-Pisanelli


Alfredo Noriega

VP of Finance

Neil Doshi

VP of Education

Sid Tripathi

VP of Events

Joyce Truong

VP of Communications

Guilherme Kobylko

VP of Diversity

Bahman Mirzaee

AIA President

Andrew Quinn

VP of FEMBA Relations

Julian Trobe

Head Director of Investment Banking

George Rossin

Director of Investment Banking – DOJ

Michael Brown

Director of Investment Banking – Career Night

Clint Macdonald

Director of Investment Banking – Career Night

Rhea Sud

Director of Corporate Finance

Jonathan Sinnott

Director of Private Equity

Lukas Langermann

AIA Director

Alexander Kua

AIA Director

Janelle Zhu

AIA Director

Joseph Chiu

AIA Director




Investment Banking Career Night

Corporate Finance Career Night

Women-in-Finance Brunch

Investment Management Roundtable

Corporate Workshops

Educational Workshops

Valuation Modeling Workshop

Financial Modeling Excel Workshop

Private Equity Roundtable