The body of Moritz Erhardt was discovered on Thursday evening as he neared the end of a seven-week internship with the Bank of America Merrill Lynch’bank of america merrill lynch investment banking los angeles investment bank division. Merrill Lynch earlier in the summer hoping to forge a career with the firm.
Yesterday it was claimed Mr Erhardt may have suffered a fit or seizure. Many banks are known to encourage their young students to work late into the night and in the past there have been claims those keen to impress have put in long hours with very little sleep. Mr Erhardt had been living in the Claredale House student accommodation flats in Bethnal Green, East London. The apartments are rented out to hundreds of interns during the summer months. Intern at BAML who went home at 6am three days in a row. Some of you might be aware that the emergency services were called to Claredale yesterday evening.