Cowen LGBTQ+ OUTreach Networking Event

Events - IB

We are looking to connect with rising sophomores to recent college graduates in the LGBTQ+ community who are interested in careers in Investment Banking.

Please join the Cowen OUTperformers Business Resource Group for an exclusive networking opportunity. Meet and converse with exceptional professionals who will share insights into the financial services industry and their own successful career paths as part of the LGBTQ+ community.

At Cowen, we believe that by embracing our core values of vision, empathy, sustainability, and tenacious teamwork we can help each other, our clients, and our communities succeed. Our vision of creating a more inclusive and equitable future is supported by our core values and is essential to our ability to outperform—and we’re looking for outstanding individuals to join us in building that future. 

Event Details

Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm ET

Location: New York City, venue to be shared upon confirmation

Event Application

This event is by invitation only and is open to persons who are members of the LGBTQ+ community who are rising sophomores to current seniors in college. We welcome and encourage applications from students of all majors and backgrounds.

The deadline to apply is Monday, May 30, 2022. Applicants selected to attend will be notified by email and sent location details on or before June 10, 2022.

Please note Cowen will not reimburse the cost associated with travel to this event.

Who We Are

Cowen Inc. (“Cowen” or the “Company”) is a diversified financial services firm offering investment banking services, equity and credit research, sales and trading, prime brokerage, global clearing, commission management services and actively managed alternative investment products. Cowen focuses on delivering value-added capabilities to our clients in order to help them outperform. Founded in 1918, the Company is headquartered in New York and has offices worldwide.

At Cowen, inclusion and diversity are catalysts for success and innovation in everything we do. We pride ourselves on our empathetic and collaborative culture, where the power of diversity is harnessed to transform the status quo. Our focus on inclusion expands our thinking in order to generate better outcomes for clients, while striving to increase fairness and equity for our colleagues. Cowen’s vision of creating a more inclusive and equitable future is supported by our core values and is essential to our ability to outperform.

Our Values

We consistently deliver differentiated and disruptive insights that help our clients outperform

We proactively consider and account for the priorities and concerns of our colleagues and clients

We endeavor to produce ideas and solutions that are ethically grounded and aim to pass the test of time

We elevate collaboration to new levels, empowering our ability to provide the best solutions for our clients.


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