Aaron Robert Frank

Svalvägen 15, 806 32 Gävle aaron.r.frank@gmail.com, mobile: +31-613 297 333

OBJECTIVE
Seeking full-time work following my Master’s studies, in which I am able to apply my expertise in financial economics, macroeconomics, and forecasting to the benefit of your organisation.

EDUCATION
MSc. - Economics, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL, expected graduation: May 2008 B.S. (honours) - Economics and Political Science, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, diploma: 2006 Areas of Focus: Monetary and Financial Economics, Regional Economic Forecasting Distinctions: Current US Fulbright Scholarship recipient for the Netherlands. Graduated from Univ. Oregon with 3.62 GPA, currently averaging 8.17/10 at Univ. Amsterdam.

WORK EXPERIENCE
Nordnet Bank AB – Stockholm, Sweden Global Settlement, May 2007 – August 2007  Responsible for daily reconciliation of securities trading in USA/Canada/UK/AU  Routine hedging against forex exposures  Cross-border settlement, free-of-payment transfers Oregon Economic Forum – Eugene, OR Research Assistant, March 2006 – January 2007  Researched, developed, and marketed the Central Oregon Business Index (COBI)  Ongoing collection and analysis of data involved in production of COBI  Conducted presentations both on campus and to primary index sponsors Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce – Washington, DC Budget and Performance Integration Intern, Summer 2006  Supported formulation of EDA’s 2007 & 2008 Budget (ca. $300 million)  Assisted with grants management and the development of a uniform performance measurement criteria to be applied across the agency  Developed effective travel management system for EDA regional offices and HQ Embassy of the United States of America – Stockholm, Sweden Intern, Summer 2005  Consular aide, providing passport, birth certificate, and citizenship services  Completed numerous research projects for diverse sections in the Embassy, including the Political, Economic, Administrative, and Public Affairs sections  Acted as Staff Assistant to visiting Congressional Delegations

ADDITIONAL RELATED EXPERIENCE
Economic Development for Central Oregon – Bend, OR Internship - Research, January 2007 – February 2007 KWVA 88.1 Radio - Eugene, OR Programming Director, September 2005 – June 2006 Coolestshop.com – Eugene, OR Graphics, Copywriting, Inventory, January 2006 – February 2007

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PROFESSIONAL DISTINCTIONS / SKILLS
• • • • Microsoft Suite, Adobe Suite, AbaSec, statistical software (eViews / Stata) Native English speaker. Fluent in Swedish, some Dutch, Hindi and Spanish Member of the American Indian Science & Engineering Society, American Economic Association Extensive international experience, previous resident in Sweden, The Netherlands, India