Bank Intern Dies After Working 3 All Nighters Straight

///Bank Intern Dies After Working 3 All Nighters Straight

Bank Intern Dies After Working 3 All Nighters Straight

Killed by working too hard –  Bank of America  Intern  Moritz Erhardt was found dead in his apartment after working for three nights straight.

bofaLast Aug. 15, London-based BofA intern Moritz Erhardt was found dead in his apartment after working for three nights straight. In October, a post-mortem investigation found Erhardt died from an epileptic seizure.

His family believes the seizure may have been cause by a lack of sleep.
The death sparked a debate over whether banks overwork their interns.

For aspiring investment bankers like Erhardt at firms like Goldman, BofA, JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley piling on the hours is typically a badge of courage.

2013-10-29T15:04:16+00:00

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