Browsing Category: global careers

alumni, global careers, global network, International Affinity Club, International Students, Student Perspective

Latin American Student Association President, Felipe Terrazas Martins (Class of 2019), Discusses Club Leadership, International Alumni Network and Post-Grad Goals

Felipe Terrazas Martins (Class of 2019) was born in Brazil and grew up in Chile. Felipe attended the Universidad de Chile in Santiago and worked as a portfolio manager for Zurich Financial Services before becoming an associate at BlackRock. He held both of these positions from his home in Santiago…

By Lauren Wallace-
global careers, Global Internship, International Students

Andres Barbara Mijares (Class of 2019) Ties Darden First Year Lessons into Internship Experience in Mexico City

 Second Year student Andres Barbara Mijares (Class of 2019) studied engineering in Mexico City as an undergrad. Upon graduation, he worked as an investment analyst and focused on fixed income at the biggest pension fund in the country, Citibanamex. He continued to work in the financial industry as a…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, Darden Worldwide Course, Faculty Global Activity, global careers, global network, Global Topics Course

Students and Alumni Unite in London Darden Worldwide Course

Thirty-six second year students recently traveled to the United Kingdom for the Global Topics Course on Global Capital Markets led by finance professor Yiorgos Allayannis. The course, held 26-30 March, was the second that professor Allayannis has led in London with the support of Darden’s Center for…

By Lauren Wallace-
global careers, global network, International Affinity Club, International Guests at Darden, International Students, Student Event

Darden’s Inaugural Africa Week Showcases Continent’s ‘Vast Opportunities’

The Darden Africa Business Organization’s (DABO) first-ever Africa Week showcased the opportunities and challenges of doing business in the dynamic and diverse continent.The student-run Africa Week hosted prominent speakers from around the world with business experience in Africa and included social events for the Darden community…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, global, global careers, global network, International Affinity Club, International Students

From Colombia and France to Business School in the U.S., Augusto Torres Bozzi (Class of 2018) Talks Darden Experience, Community and Alumni Generosity

By Sabrina LiuAfter earning his bachelor’s degree in industrial and systems engineering from Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia, Augusto Torres Bozzi (Class of 2018) worked as a production engineer when he joined Saint-Gobain. With Saint-Gobain, he spent six months in Colombia training and then transferred…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, global, global careers, global network, International Affinity Club

Catching Up with the Founder of Darden’s International Blog, Greg Little (MBA ‘11)

Greg Little (MBA ‘11), Director of Marketing at Adaptive Biotechnologies, served as the President of Darden’s International Business Society when he founded Darden’s international blog. The blog, Global Voices of Darden, which continues to serve as a forum for discussion on global events and topics for the Darden…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, global, global careers, global network

Mala Bawer (MBA ’79) Takes on Digital Learning and Sustainable Education in Sub-Saharan Africa

Originally from Virginia, Mala Bawer (MBA ’79) currently resides in Senegal, West Africa, where she serves as executive director of CyberSmart Education LLC, a social enterprise she co-founded with her husband focused on scalable and sustainable digital learning. CyberSmart Education has impacted over 10 million students and teachers in…

By Lauren Wallace-
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