Browsing Category: Latin America

Executive MBA, Faculty Global Activity, Global Executive MBA, Latin America

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

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 Motors, Embraer, Porto Maravilha and Ernst and Young. Among other cultural visits…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, global careers, global network, International Affinity Club, International Students, Latin America, 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 network, International Partner Program, Latin America, North America

International Partner Program Highlights Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Charlottesville and D.C.

Nearly fifty Executive MBA students from Latin America visited Charlottesville and D.C. for an international partner program with Darden’s Center for Global Initiatives. The students, from PAD School of Management in Lima, Peru and INALDE Business School in Bogotá, Colombia, spent the week learning about entrepreneurship and innovation…

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

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-
East Asia, Europe & Russia, Exchange, global network, Latin America

Exchange Students from Six Partner Universities Join Darden for Fall 2018 Semester

Darden looks forward to welcoming 11 exchange students from leading business schools around the world during the fall 2018 semester. We are pleased to host students from the following universities and countries:• Bocconi University in Italy• HKUST in Hong Kong• CEIBS in China• ESADE in Spain• Hitotsubashi University in Japan…

By Lauren Wallace-
Africa, Darden Worldwide Course, Executive MBA, Global Consulting Project, Global Immersion, global network, Latin America, Middle East, Student Perspective

Around the World with DWCs: T. Hoang Le (MBA ’18) on Four Global Experiences to Uganda, Cuba, Israel and Ghana

Recent graduate T. Hoang Le (MBA ’18) attended Darden as an international student from Vietnam. She moved to the U.S. when she was 16 and proceeded to attend Bryn Mawr College where she graduated with a degree in Mathematics in 2013. Before coming to Darden, T. helped companies in…

By Lauren Wallace-
Darden Worldwide Course, Europe & Russia, Global Immersion, Global Topics Course, Latin America

Immersion, Learning, and Profession: Tyler Kirchoff (Class of 2018) Relates Three Darden Worldwide Course Experiences

Tyler Kirchoff (Class of 2018, far left in above photo) is a current second year student at Darden. After graduating from the University of Richmond with degrees in Business Administration and Leadership Studies in 2010, he joined Mangham Associates, Inc., an outsourced investment office for endowments and foundations, where he…

By Lauren Wallace-