Industrials and Energy

Connor Dessert 
Committee Head
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Originally from Moline, IL, Connor is a junior majoring in Mathematics, Economics, and Finance. He has been a member of the I&E committee since joining CIMG. Connor spent his summer with Cook and Bynum, a Birmingham-based hedge fund that focuses on South American consumer businesses. He hopes to become an equity or fixed-income research analyst after his time at Alabama. A former member of Alabama's Track and Field team, he now spends his time training for triathlons.
Margot Dooley 
Analyst
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Margot, a junior from Evanston, IL, is majoring in finance and economics. Before joining CIMG, Margot was a member of Capstone Asset Management Society. Outside of Finance and Economics, Margot has dedicated her time to the athletics program as a Track & Field athlete. Margot spent her summer interning at Regions Bank in Income Property Finance as a real-estate banking intern. She looks forward to either returning to Regions Bank or trying out another summer internship in another field. In her free time, Margot enjoys reading books that are going to become movies, learning card games, and anything that involves being in the sun (there's a lot more of it at Bama than in Evanston).
Santiago Diaz 
Analyst
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Santiago is a senior from Mexico City, Mexico, studying Finance and Economics with a specialization in Value Investing. He joins the Industrials & Energy committee after three semesters in CIMG covering Consumer & Retail. Santiago spent summer 2019 in Madrid, Spain, as a Fixed Income Summer Analyst at Credit Suisse. This past summer, he worked as an Investment Banking Summer Analyst in the Emerging Markets Financing group at Goldman Sachs in New York City. In his free time, Santiago enjoys traveling, playing golf, and cheering for Real Madrid.
Matthew DeBrunner 
Analyst
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Matthew is a junior from Cincinnati, OH majoring in metallurgical and materials engineering with a minor in the Randall Research Scholars Program. He sits with the Industrials & Energy committee. This summer, Matthew will be interning at the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. Matthew hopes to pursue a career in research and development engineering after graduation and one day found his own advanced materials company. In his free time, Matthew enjoys reading, biking and traveling to new places.
Michael Botting  
Analyst
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Michael is a sophomore from Piscataway, New Jersey in his third semester with CIMG. He plans to graduate in the Spring of 2023 with a double major in Finance and Accounting, a concentration in value investing, and a minor in creative writing. He looks forward to pursuing an internship in investment banking or internal audit. In his free time, Michael enjoys writing, playing with dogs, looking at the night sky, and swimming.
Brett Bonikowski  
Analyst
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Brett is a sophomore from Montgomery, AL studying Management Information Systems, Finance, and Economics. He is also a member of the Randall Research Scholars Program. Brett is planning on pursuing a career in Investment Banking after graduation. In his free time, he enjoys running, playing the guitar, and reading.