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 organisation over the years by giving young talents early responsibility and allowing them to prosper to become dealmakers and key employees of our firm.

Meet some of our colleagues

Age is just a number

As a young employee you get very inspired by how experienced colleagues give you responsibility, so you develop your skills at an early stage.

Meet Anton

Shape your own future

To become a good broker, it helps to be curious, self-confident, and humble. Your colleagues will support you, but it’s up to you to decide your own future.

Meet Sebastian

A collaborative work environment

Even if you are the face and the primary contact for investors, you have a whole army of skilled colleagues ready to help you.

Meet Nancy

We make visions possible

It’s inspiring that we also focus on finding smaller companies that are entrepreneurial driven and founder led, so that they will be able to grow and become big companies.

Meet Sead

Responsibility from day one

Right from the start you are managing work streams and actively participating in meetings with investors and clients.

Meet Bjørnar

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.

Kari Eide Hartvedt

What I enjoy the most about working at Pareto, is the feeling of being in the centre of the Nordic business world and working with the best people in the industry. At Pareto I was given independence and responsibilities under mentorship from senior employees from day one.

Kari Eide Hartvedt works in the Equity Research department, covering cleantech companies.
Education: M. Sc. in Industrial Economics and Technology Management from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Are you curious of learning more about Pareto as a workplace, Kari is happily at your disposal: +47 22 87 88 18 / kari.eide.hartvedt[at]paretosec.com

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

Vacant positions

Equity Research Analyst

We are experiencing a high level of activity and demand for our research product and, therefore, are looking to strengthen the Equity Research department in Oslo further.



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Part-time – Special Sales

We are looking for talented students who wish to start their career within a leading Investment bank.



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Internship - Investment Banking

Pareto Securities are looking for young talents with a strong interest in capital markets and finance, who want to join our growing Investment Banking team in Frankfurt.



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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 and Stockholm, 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

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

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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.

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

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