EY NextGen Women event

Are you interested in finance and a career in Strategy and Transactions? Apply for the EY NextGen Women event and kick-start your career at EY.

EY NextGen Women 2023

Application period is now open.


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Are you part of the next generation of women in Strategy and Transactions?

EY Helsinki Strategy and Transactions team invites female students to a casual case and networking event to learn more about EY and career opportunities in Corporate Finance and the Strategy and Transactions teams.

The EY NextGen Women event will take place on the 13th of April 2023 and will be held at EY’s offices in Helsinki. 

During the day you will get a chance to solve a case in groups, present your solution to a jury, and network with EY professionals and fellow participants. The day will end with an award ceremony and a networking event with food and drinks. The event is a great opportunity to meet the EY team, have open discussions and start building your professional network.

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By participating in the Finnish competition, you can win the following prizes:

  • 1st place: The winner of the EY NextGen Women competition in Finland will participate in the global NextGen Women final and will get a chance to compete for winning the global competition. The winner also receives a 4 month trainee period in the Corporate Finance team (or in another Strategy and Transactions team if preferred so) in Finland and a 6 month mentorship program with one of our Strategy and Transactions experts.
  • 2nd place: 6 months mentorship program with one of our Strategy and Transactions experts. 
  • 3rd place: 3 months mentorship program with one of our Strategy and Transactions experts.
Who is the competition for?

The EY NextGen Women competition is open to women currently studying at university level or equivalent and who are interested in a future career in Strategy and Transactions.


  • Resident in Finland or international student studying in Finland – right to work in Finland is required
  • Registered as a full-time student
  • Students from all around Finland – for students arriving from outside of Helsinki metropolitan area the travel costs will be covered by EY
  • No limitations on educational background (e.g. majors/minors) however – interest in Strategy and Transactions, a business mindset and a can-do attitude are essential!
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We will begin the selection process already during the application period, so be sure to apply now! The closing date for applications is the 2 April 2023.

To be considered you must:

  • Attach your CV and transcript of your studies to the application form
  • Attach a short cover letter in which you tell us briefly about your background, motivations, and why a career in Corporate Finance or Strategy and Transactions interests you. 

If you experience technical problems with the application form, you are more than welcome to reach out to Erica Ollikainen, Senior Talent Attraction & Acquisition Specialist, Nordic talent Team. Or reach out to Ida Lindström, Analyst, Corporate Finance, Strategy and Transactions, if you have any questions about the competition. 

Read more from our 2022 press release

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Want to know more?

Watch the recording from our info session. 

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Are you ready to take action?

Applications to EY NextGen Women in Strategy and Transactions 2023 are now open.


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