Morten Klarskov

Student Athlete at USC



B.A. Global Business (International Financial Management)

Aug 2012 - May 2016
University of Southern California

Overall GPA: 3.6 / Major GPA: 3.7

  • Economics and business statistics
  • Financial strategy and analysis
  • Investments and portfolio management

Work experience

Work experience

Course Assistant

Aug 2014 - Jan 2015
Marshall School of Business / USC
  • MBA level financial statistics classes
  • Grading homework, presentations and exams, as well as proctoring final exam

Finance Intern

May 2015 - Jul 2015
Falck USA, Anaheim, California
  • Helped forecast the effects of minimum wage changes in California and Orange County
  • Working to increase shift efficiency and reduce overtime to compensate for wage changes

Achievements and Awards


  • 2015-16 Captain of USC Men's Swimming and Diving 
  • 2013 & 2015 NCAA 4th place team + individual All American Honors
  • 2015 PAC-12 Conference Champions


  • 2014-16 Dean's List 
  • 2014-16 David X. Marks Foundation 'Scholar Athlete Award of Honor'
  • 2014-15 PAC-12 All Academic Honors



  • Danish & English: Native proficiency
  • German, Swedish & Norwegian: Intermediate proficiency


  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Leadership and communication
  • Strong ability to work with others to achieve common goals, both long-term and short-term
  • Able to stay motivated and focused through long days and demanding work


  • 2013-16 Swim With Mike: annual charity hosted by USC to help physically challenged athletes