Working at EJM What We Look For Campus Hires Experienced Hires Meet Our People


At E. J. McKay, our people are the cornerstone to our success. We foster an inclusive and entrepreneurial community where exceptional talents with diverse backgrounds work together to thrive.

For those professionals and graduates who aim to develop their careers in a dynamic industry, to collaborate with smart and passionate colleagues, and to be part of the boardroom action on global decisions of the highest impact, E. J. McKay is the right place.


The cross-border and strategic nature of our work affords our professional unparalleled experience and exposure.

At E. J. McKay, you will:

  • Play a pivotal role advising the CEOs, and owners of the world’s top companies and specialized market leaders
  • Work side-by-side with EJM’s most seasoned and experienced professionals
  • Gain frontline experience executing complex, innovative transactions
  • Build your own network of relationships with corporations, firms, and financial sponsors from around the world, as well as with EJM colleagues and alumni
  • Develop first-hand knowledge of a broad range of industries and geographies
  • Hone and apply your critical thinking, financial analysis, and communication skills to solve our clients’ most complex problems
  • Work across our full range of activities, such as M&A, IPOs, private placements, restructurings, wealth management, and merchant banking
  • Travel in China and internationally, to destinations such as Europe, the US and Latin America


E. J. McKay fosters a tight-knit and entrepreneurial culture where everyone has the opportunity to contribute to the continued success of our clients and the firm. Many new initiatives originate from our junior professionals who, with the support of the firm's global platform, see their ideas and relationships translate into successful mandates.


Through a combination of formal training programs, mentorship, and on-the-job experience, we take a proactive approach to enabling each of our professional’s career development. Our team members are given as much responsibility as they are able to handle, in addition to a wealth of resources and opportunities designed hone existing skills and develop new tools.


When you join E. J. McKay, you are not only moving forward in your career, but also taking a step towards forging strong bonds with the EJM community. We take great pride in maintaining lifelong affiliations with our alumni, and provide a platform for them to stay connected with the firm and each other. If you are an alumnus seeking to reconnect with the EJM community, drop us a line!

Whether going on to attend top graduate schools, start their own businesses, or serve in executive positions at global firms, our alumni utilize the foundation they developed at E. J. McKay to achieve their long-term ambitions.

Hear about working at E. J. McKay firsthand from some of our professionals.