Become a committee member at B&R Beurs!

Do you want to become an active member at B&R Beurs? Then becoming part of a committee is something for you! B&R Beurs offers fourteen committees that are an essential part of our society. They enrich your student life and will make your time at B&R Beurs even better. By joining a committee, you will gain crucial teamwork skills, soft skills, and/or get in contact with companies. Additionally, it is a great way for you to build up your CV. The committees vary in their expertise, requirements, and time occupation. You can always apply for more than one committee. If you have further questions you can send an email to board@bnrbeurs.nl.

Currently, the Academy Committee and the Introduction Period Committee are open for applications! You can apply for these committees by sending your CV and motivation to board@bnrbeurs.nl. The deadline to apply is May 31st at 23:59! Find out more about the committees below.

If you are interested in any of the committees and want to know more, you can always send an email to the board member responsible for the committee.

Academy

According to research, the number one skill for a successful career is public speaking. In the Academy Committee you will get the unique opportunity to prepare and present the academy to members of B&R Beurs. You will learn the secret of public speaking, increase your investment knowledge and get the guidance of fellow Academy Committee members. Your goal will be to master a track of the Investor Exam and take it to the next level.

Practical details:

Apply by sending your CV and Motivation letter to board@bnrbeurs.nl. The application deadline is Sunday May 31st

Workload: 5-10 hours per week

Period: year around

Do you have any questions? Contact: career@bnrbeurs.nl

Academy Committee 2019/2020:

  • Rhys McKenna (Fundamental Analysis & Track Leader: Derivatives)
  • Dennis van Iersel (Macro Investing & Track Leader: Portfolio Management)
  • Kevin Boekholt (Alternative Investments & Track Leader: Macro Investing)
  • Nils Breeman (Track Leader: Fundamental Analysis & Alternative Investments)
  • Adnaan Willson (Track Leader: Algorithmic Trading)
  • Freddie Verburgt (Fundamental Analysis)
  • Rron Haliti (Alternative Investments & Portfolio Management)
  • Alexandru Balaban (Derivatives & Algorithmic Trading)
  • Andreea Dedea (Derivatives & Macro Investing)
  • Hanz Matthee (Fundamental Analysis & Macro Investing)
  • Karlis Vikis (Alternative Investments & Portfolio Management)
  • Amar Soebhag (Portfolio Management & Algorithmic Trading)
  • Lennart Rooden (Algorithmic Trading & Derivatives)
  • Arthur van Roest (Alternative Investments & Portfolio Management)
  • Xander Gelink (Fundamental Analysis & Macro Investing)
  • Peter Komzala (Portfolio Management & Macro Investing)
  • Ahmad Nounou (Fundamental Analysis & Alternative Investments)
  • Dovydas Vaičaitis (Portfolio Management & Alternative Investments)
  • Vlad-Ioan Miron (Algorithmic Trading & Derivatives)
  • Max Chung (Fundamental Analysis & Derivatives)
Activities

The Activities Committee organizes the social activities during the year. This entails, but is not limited to, beer tasting, wine tasting, movie night, Christmas dinner, Social/Themed drinks, Euronext trip and the Excelsior student cup. Their challenge is keeping all the activities fresh, fun and accessible. The committee takes about 4 to 6 hours a week.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Period: Late November 2019 onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: activities@bnrbeurs.nl

Activities Committee 2019/2020:

  • Auke Fokkema
  • Carlijn Ketting
  • Elsemieke Gijssel
  • Linda Berbee
  • Tamae Bastien
  • Tjeerd de Jong
Almanac

Every year has a lot of highlights. The Almanac Committee captures all these in the “almanac”, a book that is published at the end of the year. The committee is not only responsible for writing the entire book, coming up with the design and acquire content, but more broadly for capturing the entire societies’ year.  History lives on forever, just like the almanac. The committee takes about 4 hours a week.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Period: Late November 2019 onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: secretary@bnrbeurs.nl

Almanac Committee 2019/2020:

  • Luela Hasani
  • Tara Klerks
  • Thijs Langen
  • Hanz Matthee
  • Basia de Zeeuw
Alumni

The Alumni committee has two main tasks, maintaining/updating the alumni database and organizing our yearly alumni event. Besides these tasks, the committee will brainstorm about opportunities to enthuse and connect with our alumni, these ideas will be formalized and executed when possible. The committee takes about 3 hours a week.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Period: Late November 2019 onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: external@bnrbeurs.nl

Alumni Committee 2019/2020:

  • Diederik Nap
  • Mathieu van den Kerkhof
  • Sebastian Cornielje
  • Tom-Bosse Bout
Bletchley

Do you have good organizational skills? Would you like to work on a programming bootcamp? Then this is the committee for you! Bletchley is our Machine Learning Bootcamp in collaboration with Turing Students Rotterdam. We teach participants the fundamentals of Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence in a financial context. Joining this committee means that you will help organize the bootcamp, help the bootcamp get more industry recognition, work in a team of enthusiastic finance and programming students, and help educate the next generation of machine learning enthusiasts. Several positions are open that do not require programming knowledge, such as the Chairman, Secretary & Treasurer and Marketing coordinator positions. So, apply for the Bletchley Committee if you want to help organize a great event on campus.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Apply now by sending your CV and motivation letter to board@bnrbeurs.nl

Do you have any questions? Contact: treasurer@bnrbeurs.nl

Career

Are you interested to organize study trips to London (LSE AIC) and Frankfurt (WHU PEC)? Would you like to help B&R members to boost their career and provide them with an internship or job? Then the Career Committee is definitely up your ally. With the correct people skills, you will develop long lasting networks and develop yourself to become a professional. Here you will get the authority to organize study trips for B&R Beurs members, support our members in their careers and develop yourself to become the next high potential. Ready to join? Then apply for the Career Committee!

Practical details:

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Workload: 2-5 hours per week

Period: Late November onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: career@bnrbeurs.nl

Career Committee 2019/2020:

  • Rhys McKenna (Chairman)
  • Carlos Neto
  • Sebastiaan Oort
  • Thomas Guth
  • Philip Lenarts
  • Raquel Martens
  • Amar Soebhag
City Trip

The City Trip Committee organizes the yearly city trip. They oversee not only the program but also the location, transportation and stay. Every year they are faced with the task of finding a unique and affordable location, which is quite a challenge.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Period: Late November 2019 onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: treasurer@bnrbeurs.nl

City Trip Committee 2019/2020:

  • Jay Otten
  • Chen Chen Chao
  • Bob Graat
Design

The Design Committee supports the other committees of B&R Beurs by designing the content other committees need. An example of this is the design made for the Investment Week & Symposium. Besides this supporting role, the Design Committee is also responsible for the B&R Magazine published three times a year. In order to design these materials, each committee member follows courses on Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Photoshop. This way, the Design Committee ensures that the promotional materials of the society looks good and professional. The committee takes about 4 hours a week.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Period: Late November 2019 onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: activities@bnrbeurs.nl

Design Committee 2019/2020:

  • Jonathan Ybema
  • Thijs Langen
  • Anne-Fleur Weijs
Editorial

The Editorial Committee is responsible for the investment-related content of B&R. The committee writes the Weekly Update of the Flow Traders Investment Competition, in-depth articles, and the content for the magazines. Mostly, they are busy following financial markets and researching interesting investment opportunities for our members. The committee takes about 4 hours a week.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Period: Late November 2019 onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: treasurer@bnrbeurs.nl

Editorial Committee 2019/2020:

  • Sebastian Cornielje
  • Gino Beteta Vejarano
  • Amar Soebhag
  • Robert Foppen
ICT

The entire world is becoming more and more digital. B&R Beurs, in that regard, is not different. Therefore, the ICT Committee’s main responsibility is securing the IT-infrastructure. This includes maintaining our websites, managing data, safeguarding our IT, keeping up our hardware and lots of other tasks. Besides that the ICT Committee supports other committees, for example the IW&S Committee.

Practical details:

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Workload: 1-3 hours per week

Period: Late November onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: secretary@bnrbeurs.nl

ICT Committee 2019/2020:

  • Sebastiaan Smits (Chairman)
  • Reinier van der Gronden
  • Yoyo Lam
  • Eloy Geenjaar
  • Geert Oosterbroek
Introduction Period

The Introduction Period Committee (IPC) is responsible for the Introduction Period and the Introduction Weekend. Many hours of work are put into showing new students what B&R Beurs is all about and how it can provide a great experience for all financially interested students. However, their hardest task by far is organizing and overseeing the Introduction Weekend. The committee takes about 4-6 hours a week and is active during the summer and first two months of the academic year.

Are you passionate about the society and do you want to tell new students what B&R Beurs is all about? Do you want to put on the green vest during the next Introduction Period? Apply now by sending an e-mail to board@bnrbeurs.nl with your CV and motivation.

Application Deadline: May 31st, 23:59.

Period: June 2020 – Mid October 2020

Do you have any questions? Contact: activities@bnrbeurs.nl

Introduction Period Committee 2019/2020:

  • Carlijn Ketting
  • Elsemieke Gijssel
  • Esmee Passtoors
  • Jay Otten
  • Job Koning
  • Max Witte
  • Mees van der Meij
  • Peter Jan Snijders
Investment Conference

The Investment Conference committee organizes the event entirely by itself. As a committee member you are part of a team consisting of both B&R beurs and EFR members.Are you interested in Acquisition of partners, Project planning or Marketing?
Are you up for a challenge?

Period:  October 2019 onward

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Investment Conference Committee 2019/2020:

  • Fay Rosman
  • Esmee Passtoors
  • Amara Klink
  • Julia van Bronckhorst
  • Selena Harms
Investment Week & Symposium

The Investment Week & Symposium Committee is responsible for organizing the biggest student investment event in the Netherlands. It is jointly organised by B&R Beurs and FSR, so a membership of both societies is obligatory. This recruitment event brings exclusive companies with limited exposure to our campus, such as hedge funds and private equity firms. Its height is reached during the Symposium, which brings over 600 students, with an interest in finance, together to listen to speakers from exclusive asset management firms. The committee takes on average about 10 hours a week and starts in November.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Period: Late November 2019 onward

Do you have any questions? Contact: president@bnrbeurs.nl

IW&S Committee 2019/2020:

  • Chairman: Janniek Duisenberg
  • Secretary & Treasurer: Job Koning
  • Logistics & Ambassador Coordinator: Mees van der Meij
  • Logistics Coordinator: Max Witte
  • Marketing Coordinator: Kaching Chan
Project Management

The Project Management Committee is new this year and will be responsible for organizing the Risk Management Days in February 2019 and the Commodity Finance Days in March. The RiMaDa and the CF days consist of one week filled with different In-House Days and Company Dinners which you will support in organizing. The campus presence of the RiMaDa and CF days is getting bigger and better and you will contribute significantly to this year edition. The approximately time you will spend from November onwards is 4-6 hours a week. The week itself will be the cherry on the cake and all your efforts will come together.

This committee is currently not open for applications.

Period: November until the end of February

Project Management Committee 2019/2020:

  • Jay Otten
  • Johannes Schurink
  • Kevin Narang

Do you have any questions? Contact: external@bnrbeurs.nl