The culture at FirstCapital is an inclusive, collaborative and performance-driven culture where people are encouraged and supported to reach their potential. There is a strong commitment to professional development and to working towards and achieving goals. We focus on delivering the best results for clients, being trusted advisors, and acting with professionalism and integrity at all times. It is a dynamic, hard-working and challenging yet rewarding environment, and, above all, one which recognises and encourages a good work-life balance for all.


The FirstCapital Culture

Find out what makes working at FirstCapital such a rewarding and captivating experience and why we’re leaders in our field.

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What our co-workers say

  • Alastair Church

    Alastair Church


    "FirstCapital has been fantastic in supporting me through professional qualifications. I am constantly encouraged to stretch myself and to break my comfort zones in my career development."

  • Sheana O’Sullivan

    Sheana O’Sullivan

    Managing Director, Head of US

    “I enjoy bringing companies together to create synergistic partnerships. I love the energy, co-operation and joint vision when companies partner to achieve extraordinary results. Creating mutually beneficial partnerships is what it’s all about to me and that’s why I joined the FirstCapital team."

  • Nuno Barros

    Nuno Barros


    “FirstCapital is unique in that we truly work as a team committed to deliver the best outcome for our client. For any assignment we will always consider the best fit in terms of resources and capabilities within our team, regardless of their level of seniority or any ego considerations. It is amazing to be part of such a talented team".

  • Saina Kieft

    Saina Kieft

    Junior Office Manager

    “Every day is different and it’s a constant adventure. I am able to develop my skills and I feel truly valued and supported by my colleagues.”

  • Ejirie Otuguor

    Ejirie Otuguor


    “The open and inclusive culture is what makes FirstCapital special. You are given opportunities and responsibility from very early on whilst being supported by an excellent team. Senior management actively encourages juniors to pursue the areas in technology that interest them which helps the team provide value added solutions to clients.”

  • David Molloy

    David Molloy


    "There are two very clear factors that make FirstCapital unique to other investment banks: our US platform and our culture. There is a strong collaboration environment within the team that helps us deliver robust, focused and unique advice to our clients. Our culture is also something that makes coming to work every day a pleasure."