SEI Named Drexel University’s Corporate Partner of the Month

February 21, 2018

Recognition Reflects SEI’s Collaborative Relationship with Local University

OAKS, Pa., Feb. 21, 2018 – SEI (NASDAQ:SEIC) has been selected by Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business as February’s “Corporate Partner of the Month,” highlighting an ongoing partnership that supports executive education, experiential learning, research collaboration, and talent acquisition. SEI executives and experts are hosting and participating in a variety of events this month to encourage future leaders.

“We are committed to the learning and development of the future’s young professionals,” said Joseph P. Ujobai, Executive Vice President of SEI and Head of the company’s Private Banking business. “Our partnership with Drexel University engages tomorrow’s workforce and enables us to provide educational opportunities that foster the next generation of disruption and innovation.”

SEI and Drexel University planned the following events for February:

  • SEI challenges Datathon participants to build a chatbot that will answer the most frequently asked questions during the recruitment process for the company’s summer internship program. 
  • SEI experts participate in roundtable/panel discussions on topics that include “Challenges of a Data-Driven Economy” and “Demystifying Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies.”
  • SEI hosts “Collaborate to Innovate,” bringing Drexel Dragons together for an evening of networking and inspiration.
  • SEI sets up shop in LeBow’s lobby to recruit students for summer internship opportunities. 
  • Students enjoy a tour of SEI’s campus, featuring artwork from the West Collection. 

“Our best corporate partnerships are with the companies that inspire us, and SEI really inspires us,” said John Fry, president of Drexel University. “With its forward-thinking culture and entrepreneurial spirit, we look to SEI as a model for how we want to build our university, and we’re proud to partner with an innovative player in the financial services and technology sectors.”

For more information about the above events, visit Lebow College’s website.

About SEI

Now in its 50th year of business, SEI (NASDAQ:SEIC) is a leading global provider of investment processing, investment management, and investment operations solutions that help corporations, financial institutions, financial advisors, and ultra-high-net-worth families create and manage wealth. As of December 31, 2017, through its subsidiaries and partnerships in which the company has a significant interest, SEI manages, advises or administers $861 billion in hedge, private equity, mutual fund and pooled or separately managed assets, including $337 billion in assets under management and $518 billion in client assets under administration. For more information, visit seic.com.

About Drexel University 

Founded in 1891 in Philadelphia, Drexel is a nationally-ranked, comprehensive research university recognized for its focus on experiential learning through cooperative education, its commitment to cutting-edge academic technology and its growing enterprise of use-inspired research. With more than 24,000 students, Drexel is one of the nation’s largest private universities. Drexel is committed to translational research and is poised to respond to novel opportunities for research, scholarship and technological development. Drexel is one of Philadelphia’s top five private employers, and a major engine for economic development in the region. For more information, visit drexel.edu.