FRIDAY, FEB. 17: CedarBridge Academy was named the overall winner of the third annual Butterfield Student Challenge competition held at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess on Saturday.
CedarBridge was also the recipient of the coveted People’s Choice Award.
Teams of four students from six participating high schools—The Berkeley Institute, Bermuda High School, Bermuda Institute, CedarBridge Academy, Saltus Grammar School, and Warwick Academy —took on selected case studies, acting as consultants for fictitious local companies requiring financial advice and products.
The competition was organised by Butterfield’s Management Trainees. Each team was supported by Butterfield mentors and school representatives.
In addition to a live presentation, each team was required to produce a detailed financial plan.
The winning team was: Rodneyka Browne-Evans Freeman, Breon Neverson, Kjeld Conyers-Steede and Kevin Pacheco.