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Meet your Research & Insights Team

Bringing visibility to the alternatives market through data

We live and breathe data, analysis, and insight - the fuel that powers the Preqin machine, and has a fundamental role in driving the business forward. Our teams don’t just provide industry-leading data but also bring it to life, helping our clients make more informed, data-driven decisions.

Our goal is to help alternatives professionals optimize processes and enhance performance. Whether it’s networking with leaders in the industry to source detailed financial data or analyzing their latest reports, we’re always delivering value for our external and internal clients.
"Working in the data team offers such a great opportunity to see how the industry is evolving, ahead of everyone else."

Our teams

Research & Data Operations

Be part of a global team of more than 300 talented researchers who power the Preqin platform with data that our clients rely on every day. We build relationships with industry participants and use our journalistic skills to get information no one else has access to. We combine that with advanced AI automation to process data from millions of global sources in over 50 languages.

Data Architecture & Engineering

Ensure Preqin collects, curates, and processes data in the most efficient way and to the highest standards. We work collaboratively with all departments across the business to ensure a cohesive delivery of the company’s data strategy. The team includes specialists in business and information architecture, and data analytics.

Data Governance & Quality

Define, measure, and monitor the quality of Preqin’s data. We are the guardians of the accuracy, integrity, and transparency of our data. Our team ensures that policies are followed, and high-quality standards upheld, in support of the company’s objectives.

Research Insights

Take Preqin’s global multi-asset investment, research, asset allocation, and macroeconomic expertise and apply it in the analysis of our data, delivering actionable research for existing and potential market participants.

Data Science

Uncover industry insights, build innovative research tools, and use data to guide business decisions. We collaborate with a range of stakeholders, including product, research, and technology teams to develop transformational data solutions that inform our customers’ decisions.

We are looking for data leaders of tomorrow

Join our Graduate Program today: Apply here

The Preqin Research Graduate Program is a 24-month program designed to provide you with a wide range of career opportunities at Preqin, within our Research Insights Data Analytics (RIDA) team. Participants will discover what it means to work across a variety of datasets and teams that support our data and research processes. 

Our graduates will undergo two rotations in a 24-month period with RIDA.  The first rotation (12 months) will take place within the Research team, followed by a second rotation (12 months) in another department, including Data Governance, Data Operations, or Research Insights.


Take ownership of your career  

When you join Preqin, you will complete an onboarding and training program delivered by our Training and Development Team. Activities will include: 

  • A company-wide onboarding 
  • Preqin Essentials training – an introduction to Preqin and the alternatives industry 
  • Preqin RIDA training, with topics ranging from Data Governance and Operations, ESG, Research Best Practices, Journalistic Writing Techniques, Web Research Concepts, and more
  • Online training sessions that cover important skills, like communication, presentation, and public speaking 
  • Collaboration with a senior buddy and mentor from the RIDA department 

Candidate profile

  • Are you interested in the future of data and where this fast-growing space can take your career?
  • Do you have an investigative mindset and take a proactive approach to dealing with issues?
  • Are you a strong team player with the ability and enthusiasm to work independently? 
Preqin’s Research Graduate Program is open to anyone who has graduated in the last two years, with a bachelor’s or a master’s degree. We are open to candidates from any discipline with any degree grade. 

We want to hear from you! Take your first step and apply today.

Meet our people

Want to know what it is like to be part of the Research & Insights Team? Find out from our employees as they give insight into their careers and motivations

Nick Garraway

ESG Research Associate

"As the market leader in alternatives research, Preqin stood out as the clear choice when looking to move into the industry. It is really rewarding to work on a product that is bringing real value to clients."

Sabrina Edwards

Analyst, Managed Data Services

"Since I joined Preqin, my most obvious progression has been my move from Chicago to London! I’m on a different team now, but I’m still working with a great culture and some incredibly smart people."

How can we help you?

Preqin Pro

Access the industry’s most comprehensive private capital and hedge fund datasets and analytics tools.

Insights

Stay on top of the latest developments in alternatives with exclusive industry reports, publications and statistics.

Contact us

Let us know how we can help – we’re here to answer any questions you might have.