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Alumni profile Jose Rodolfo Villamariona, MBA '11

Helping build businesses in El Salvador

Jose Rodolfo Villamariona, MBA '11

“The quality of the faculty is amazing. The professors here are very interested in the students. They care about your learning.”

Alumni profile for Nils Tessier du Cros, MBA '11

International, sustainable businesses

Nils Teissier du Cros, MBA '11

"I wanted to be part of a 70 percent international student body. I wanted to be surrounded by people of different cultures and nationalities."

Thomas Stretton, MBA '11 Global Green Alumni

Saving Earth One Business at a Time

Thomas Stretton, MBA '11

“I honestly think the world is at a crossroads, and I want to be part of the force that moves it in a positive direction.”

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All About Adjustment

Alexei Ponomarov, MBA '12

A native of Lvov, Ukraine, Alexei Ponomarov, MBA '12 excelled in courses such as Financial Theory, Marketing Management, Management Communication, and Operations Management.

David J. Williams, MBA '01 Alumni Profile

Career Takes Off at United Airlines and Boeing

David J Williams, MBA '01

Beginning as an intern at United Airlines, Williams progressed to the role of senior economist at Boeing Commercial Airplanes.

Alumni Profile of Sonia Gisenya

An eye-opening, inspirational summer

Sonia Gisenya, MBA '11

"It was eye-opening and inspirational to see how these projects and programs change people’s lives." --Sonia Gisenya

Alumni profile for Ram Iyer, MBA '09

Excelling in the Global Marketplace

Ram Iyer, MBA '09

How did Ram Iyer, MBA '09 land a job at EMC? The Brandeis IBS alum talks about the knowledge and skills he acquired during his time earning his degree, and how they proved to be crucial in the workplace.

Alumni Profile for Amit Pinjani, MBA '08

Selected as a Boston MBA All-Star

Amit Pinjani, MBA '08

"It became clear to me that the developed world needs to take the lead on alternative fuels."

Keeping up with a Busy Schedule

Daniel Goldsmith, MBA '06

“What’s great about Brandeis IBS is the emphasis on cross-cultural communication and working in different environments.”

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Following your Passion

Roni Ben-Aharon, MBA '08

“It’s courageous to ask yourself if you're doing what you're doing because you're good at it or because it’s what you want to do," she said.

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Anna Guelzim

Game, Set, Match

Anna Guelzim, MBA '11

Guelzim cites Brandeis IBS as one of her most invaluable experiences in a path to professional success

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Bringing the heart of Nepal to America

Archana KC, MBA '13

After winning the Leonard J. Asper Startup Award and Bunson Investment Challenge, Archana KC MBA ’13 spent the summer building a new enterprise that found her taking a three-week trip to Nepal to meet with local farmers.

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Bringing entrepreneurship into the sports world

Jordan Fliegel, MBA '10

‘Whether it’s sports or starting a company: it’s all in the execution.’

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Entrepreneur on a ride

David Zadok, MBA '12

How getting stuck at an airport drove David Zadok’s latest venture.

Mirza Amiri

From Kabul to Brandeis and back again

Mirza Amiri, MBA '09

Amiri champions his native Afghanistan’s ‘beauty, productivity, and its resilient and spirited people’