Benjamin Esdaile was born and raised in Oslo, Norway, but attended high school in Madison, WI. He is of both Norwegian and American descent. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo. He has prior experience working at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Finansco Advisors AS as an Intern and Brokerage Assistant respectively. During his studies, he served as the President of the BBA Association, a chapter of the Student Union at BI NBS responsible for student welfare. Benjamin is an enthusiastic outdoorsman. He enjoys long hikes, including in the Pacific Northwest, Wisconsin and Jotunheimen in Norway. Benjamin enjoys travelling, reading, weightlifting, biking, translation from Norwegian to English, and creative & essay writing. Benjamin joined Waddell & Reed in February 2017 as a Division Administrative Assistant.
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Benjamin is not employed by Waddell & Reed, but acts as a non-registered associated person of Waddell & Reed, Inc. He is authorized to assist Financial Advisors with approved activities. He is prohibited from soliciting, creating a market or account for any securities, investment advisory or insurance services. These activities are the sole responsibility of the Financial Advisors, in addition he is not authorized to enter into any contractual obligations on behalf of Waddell & Reed, Inc. or otherwise bind the firm. 09/17