Our firm

Are you one of us?

Pareto Securities is a knowledge company, and our business is all about the people working here. Therefore, we constantly search for new colleagues with the right mindset and talent to join us. We have built our organization over years by giving young talents early responsibility and allowing them to prosper to become dealmakers and key employees of our firm.

Working at Pareto Securites

We look for talents who can be our key employees of tomorrow

Pareto Securities wants to get in touch with young graduates and experienced candidates with solid analytical and communication skills, who are result oriented and triggered by tough competition. You must be a team player and have a strong motivation to contribute to our team. Being a broker, research analyst or an investment banker also involve the highest degree of integrity.

As a young professional at Pareto Securities, you will from day one work closely with senior colleagues and get unique exposure to the senior management of our clients. We believe in giving considerable responsibility at an early stage to our young professionals. Combined with our market leading deal flow, you will find yourself in a working environment that is a perfect platform for fast learning and career development.

Sebastian Baartvedt

Dynamic and fast-moving workplace where no days are alike. Pareto is a place filled with talent and hardworking individuals where responsibility is distributed regardless of age and experience. Pareto will make sure that you are given opportunities and the rest is up to you. Seize the moment.

Sebastian Baartvedt works at the Equity Sales desk and has been with Pareto since 2014. His coverage universe includes both domestic and international clients.
Education: He studied business management at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. Prior to this he attended the non-commissioned officer school in Norway.

Would like to learn more about why Pareto is a great place to work, don’t hesitate to contact Sebastian: +47 24 13 21 18 / sebastian.baartvedt[at]paretosec.com

Synne W. Wesmann

At Pareto you work with talented and inspiring people. You are given responsibilities from the very start and encouraged to challenge yourself to further develop both your skills and person.

Synne W. Wesmann has worked both as an intern and part-time before starting fulltime. Synne works as an Equity Analyst at the Energy and Energy Services team.
Education: Double-degree in Finance and MiM (CEMS) from the Norwegian School of Economics and has spent three terms abroad.

If you are interested in learning more about how it is to work in Pareto, feel free to contact Synne: +47 22 87 87 06 / synne.wesmann[at]paretosec.com

Women's Finance Day 2020

Pareto Securities is proud to have been a partner of the 15th annual Women’s Finance Day on September 23, 2020. Women’s Finance Day is a career fair with numerous worldwide financial institutions participating arranged by the Business Committee, a part of the Student Association at Stockholm School of Economics. The aim is to inspire talented and driven young women to pursue a career within the finance industry.

Vacant positions

Intern Investment Banking

As an intern in Pareto Securities you will get unique insights into the day-to-day work of our Investment Banking department. You will be an integrated part of a sector team and actively engage in the ongoing processes.

Location: Frankfurt
Closing date: December 31 2021
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Part-time position for law students in our Compliance department

The Compliance department manages and provides guidance to the organization on compliance, regulatory and reputational risks and ensures adherence to laws, rules and regulations.

Pareto Securities is currently looking for law students for part-time positions in the Compliance department at our Head Office in Oslo.

The tasks will primarily consist of ongoing projects and controls to ensure that the requirements in the applicable Anti-Money Laundering acts with appurtenant regulations and the applicable Securities legislation are complied with. The position will provide unique insight into the securities market and the operation of a large investment firm.

Location: Oslo
Closing date: February 8 2021
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Investment Banking

Do you have solid academic results, analytical skills, strong social and commercial abilities, genuine interest in financial markets and a high ethical standard?

Location: Oslo
Closing date: January 29 2021
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Senior AML/KYC Officer

Pareto Securities is strengthening the team responsible for Anti-Money Laundering and client establishment, and is currently looking for an experienced candidate for a vacant position as Senior AML Officer at our office in Stavanger.

As a Senior AML Officer, you will contribute to ensure that Pareto Securities meets its obligations under the Anti-Money Laundering regulations. Through the position, you will participate in the planning and coordination of ongoing projects, and contribute with knowledge and experience in the establishment and ongoing follow-up of Pareto Securities' clients relationships.

Location: Stavanger
Closing date: February 10 2021
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For students

Part-time position

In some offices, we offer part-time positions alongside studies. One example is at our Online Trading desk in Oslo, where students get unique experience at the trading desk and insights into the world of Equity Sales. Other positions may also be vacant at different locations and departments.


We offer summer internships, as well as ad-hoc internships through the winter or other parts of the year. The duration is typically 2-3 months within our Research or Investment Banking department. You become an integrated part of one of our teams and get unique insights into the day-to-day action. The internship program is traditionally a key recruitment channel for full-time positions.

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Full-time position

For full-time positions, we are looking for talented graduates with relevant university degrees and strong academic results. We offer full-time positions within Investment Banking, Research (equity and credit), Sales (equity and fixed income) and Project Finance.

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Anton Wester

Pareto is truly the workplace where young and aspiring people get the opportunity to exceed beyond any other workplace. I enjoy not only being involved in this ambitious workplace, but also to drive it forward.

Anton Wester has worked as an Equity Research Analyst and has won Financial Hearings’ Roland Jonsson Memory award. He is now working as an Investment Banker with emphasis on TMT and Private Equity.
Education: M.Sc. in Economics from Linköping University and has spent one term abroad at Warsaw School of Economics.

If you would like to learn more about the best aspects of Pareto as a workplace, Anton will gladly tell you more: +46 8 402 5266 / Anton.Wester[at]paretosec.com 

Ulrika Stener

Pareto is a non-hierarchical and fast-moving workplace as well as the market leader within Nordic high yield. Working in such an environment, with a very intense deal flow, you continuously learn and develop, even being a senior.

Ulrika Stener works at the Bond Sales desk and has been with Pareto since 2011. Her coverage universe includes mainly Nordic clients. Prior to that, beginning in 1997, she was working as a Fixes Income Trader at Öhman Fondkommission, the investment banking arm of Öhman.
Education: She holds a MS from Stockholm School of Economics.

If you are interested in learning more about how it is to work in Pareto, feel free to contact Ulrika: +46 8 402 5218 / ulrika.stener[at]paretosec.com