Executive MBA, Faculty Global Activity, Global Executive MBA

Class of 2020 Executive MBA Students Travel to Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro for Brazil global residency

By Lauren Wallace-

The Executive MBA class of 2020 traveled to Sao Paulo, San Jose dos Campos and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for a week in early November for a global residency. The residency included company visits to AES Brasil, General MotorsEmbraerPorto Maravilha and Ernst and Young. Among other cultural visits, students visited the Corinthians Arena football stadium and historic sites in Sao Paulo, as well as Corcovado and Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro. Supplemented by the business and cultural immersions of the residency, class sessions led by faculty and staff members Paul Simko, Lynn Isabella, Larry Mueller and Ladi Carr focused on accounting, leadership and organization.