Category Archives: Externships

Externship at the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA)

Niha, a Senior Associate Consultant in our Boston office, reflects on lessons learned during her global development externship in Ethiopia. Last year, I participated in Bain’s externship program, moving to Addis Ababa to work at the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency … Continue reading

Current and former Bainies share their Global Development externship experiences

The Boston chapter of Bain’s Global Development Network (GDEV) has been growing its Brown Bag Lunch initiative, a series of presentations and panels to promote ongoing discussion on development-related topics. As part of this series, GDEV Boston hosted a panel … Continue reading

Externing at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Part 2 – Tanzania

This is Dan’s second post about his externship at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Click here to read his first post. I have just returned from my first work trip for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF). I … Continue reading

Externing at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

This year, I had the opportunity to step outside of my role at Bain & Company to pursue an “externship” working at The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) in Seattle. Over a series of posts, I will deep dive … Continue reading