Laura Angoff

Senior Associate Director, Specialty Masters Career Education

Laura Angoff

Laura Maloney Angoff (she/her) supports career education for the Specialty Masters programs.  She is a career advisor for the Master of Finance students, providing individualized advice on each aspect of the career development process.  She manages the design and delivery of career education programs and workshops for the MFin program. Additionally, Laura supports career education for the Master of Business Analytics students, providing expertise across Specialty Masters programs. Part of a dedicated team of CDO professionals, Laura is here to support students across recruiting, advising, and career resource needs. Laura is also the CDO Club Liaison to the Investment Banking, Sloan Blockchain, and Public Innovation clubs.

Prior to joining MIT Sloan, Laura worked at Goldman Sachs as a private wealth advisor in the Investment Management Division. She has over a decade of financial industry experience across banking, sales and trading, private equity, and investment management, and at various companies from small boutique firms to bulge-bracket banks. Laura holds a B.S. in Applied Mathematics and Economics from Trinity College in Hartford, CT and an M.B.A. from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.

In late 2020, Laura and her husband welcomed a baby girl to their family who quickly became Laura’s pride and joy. She and her family live in the North End of Boston, which is known for its Italian restaurants and pizza. If you’re looking for a neighborhood recommendation, Laura is happy to provide one!

  • Top 5 CliftonStrengths: Learning, Achiever, Futuristic, Strategic and Relator. Energized by learning, Laura is a strategic thinker who enjoys helping students create actionable paths forward to unlock their employment potential.
  • First Job: Laura’s first job was as a busgirl (pouring coffee and clearing plates) at breakfast café in Mashpee, MA. This restaurant still serves Laura’s favorite pancakes!
  • Fun Fact: Laura has 22 first cousins.
  • Next Trip: Passionate about traveling to new places, Laura has visited over 30 countries. She is eager to plan her first trip as a family of 3 and open to suggestions!
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Interview Prep Advice

Congratulations, you’ve been invited to interview! As a Career Advisor and former industry professional, I have conducted hundreds of real and mock interviews for finance professionals. Compiled below is an overview of my core advice on how to best prepare …

By Laura Angoff
Laura Angoff Senior Associate Director, Specialty Masters Career Education Laura Angoff
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How a masters in finance kick-started a drive to create jobs

Chinedu Azodoh, MFin’15, gives thanks and recognition to the skills and education that he developed and received during the MFin program to empower him to launch his own business, leading to new job creation for over 1,000 people. To learn …

By Financial Times
Financial Times
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Finance masters are a bright spot for business schools

Financial Times article speaks to the increasing demand for master of finance degrees. Read the full article here.

By Financial Times
Financial Times
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Navigating cultures while making a difference

Lukas Kamphausen, MFin’18, works in collaboration with MIT International Science and Technology Initiatives (MISTI) to help improve the world, by bringing sustainable solar energy solutions to families in the Middle East. Learn more about his experience and impact here.

By MIT News
MIT News
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MIT Sloan’s MFin program places 1st among U.S. schools in Financial Times ranking

MIT Sloan School of Management’s Master of Finance (MFin) program has placed first among United States schools in the eighth edition of the Financial Times’ Global Masters in Finance rankings released on Monday, June 18, 2018. Read the full article

By MIT Sloan Office of Media Relations
MIT Sloan Office of Media Relations
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