Brandeis International Business School

2020 Leadership Fellows

Meet the 2020 Brandeis International Business School Leadership Fellows, who serve as peer mentors and help new students with their academic, cultural and social adjustment to the school.
Aditya Didwania
Aditya Didwania, MSBA '20 

Career Interests: Business Analyst
Personal Interests: Outdoor Sports, Poker, Thrilling Rides (Skydiving, Bungee)
Favorite International Business School Course: Managing Technology & Innovation (BUS 261a) 
Favorite Food: Indian street food 

Amber (Xue) Cui
Amber (Xue) Cui, MA '21

Career Interests: Business Analytics
Personal Interests: Nintendo games, Video editing 
Favorite International Business School Course: Forecasting in Finance and Economics (ECON/FIN 250a)
Favorite Food:
Dim Sum

Anh Nguyen
Anh Nguyen, MA '21

Career Interests: Financial Consulting 
Personal Interests: Listening to music, watching Youtube videos about cooking good food around the world, shopping, and browsing (cute and funny) dog photos and clips 
Favorite International Business School Course: Mergers and Acquisitions Analysis (FIN 232a) 
Favorite Food:
Fried Chicken (any style works) 

Ankita Kalelkar
Ankita Kalelkar, MSF ’20

Career Interests: Investment banking/asset management 
Personal Interests: Dancing, Driving, Reading 
Favorite International Business School Course: Corporate Fraud (BUS 279f), Corporate Financial Modeling (FIN 217f) 
Favorite Food: Chocolate Brownies

Bo Chen
Bo Chen, MSBA '20 

Career Interests: Data Analytics
Personal Interests: Swimming, Cooking, Gaming, Traveling, Chess, Vocal
Favorite International Business School Course: Machine Learning and Data Analysis for Business and Finance (BUS/FIN 241f)
Favorite Food: 
Fried Chicken Wings

Eason (Xianhua) Diao
Eason (Xianhua) Diao, MSF ’20 

Career Interests: IBD, Consulting, Data Analytics, Quant Finance
Personal Interests: Reading, Basketball, Cooking
Favorite International Business School Course: Analyzing Big Data I (BUS 211f) 
Favorite Food:
Anything with meat in it 

Hannah Davis
Hannah Davis, BA/MA '21

Career Interests: Economic Consulting, Marketing
Personal Interests: Painting, Working Out, Soccer, Reading, Knitting
Favorite International Business School Course: Marketing Management (BUS 252a)
Favorite Food: 
Tacos

Hao Liu
Hao Liu, MSF ’20 

Career Interests: Finance
Personal Interests: Music, Travel, Tennis
Favorite International Business School Course: Business Dynamics: Managing in a Complex World (BUS 276a) 
Favorite Food:
Seafood

Haoqing Zhang
Haoqing Zhang, MSF ’20 

Career Interests: Asset management, Equity research
Personal Interests: Swimming, Working Out, Musicals
Favorite International Business School Course: Trading and Exchanges (FIN 230a)
Favorite Food:
Anything that tastes good

Hitesh Sharma
Hitesh Sharma, MSF ’20 

Career Interests: Corporate Finance, Politics
Personal Interests: Reading, Writing Fiction, Public Policy, Binging Netflix
Favorite International Business School Course: Private Equity (FIN 231f) 
Favorite Food: 
Momo's 

Hyongse Yoo
Hyongse Yoo, PhD '23

Career Interests: Publishing my own paper in major journal 
Personal Interests: Travel, Movie, Novels 
Favorite International Business School Course: Advanced Macroeconomics I (ECON 303a) 
Favorite Food:
 Korean Style Spicy Fried Chicken

Jay Eom
Jay Eom, BA/MA ’20 

Career Interests: Investment Banking
Personal Interests: Baseball
Favorite International Business School Course: Private Equity (FIN 231f) 
Favorite Food:
Shrimp

Laurence Finch
Laurence Finch, MSBA '20

Career Interests: Finance
Personal Interests: Cooking, Eating, Walking
Favorite International Business School Course: Social Impact Investing (FIN 234a) 
Favorite Food: Pasta

Po Chiao Chen
Po Chiao Chen, MSBA '20

Career Interests: Data Analyst 
Personal Interests: Snowboarding
Favorite International Business School Course: Analyzing Big Data I (BUS 211f)
Favorite Food: Hot Pot 

Rabmeet Singh
Rabmeet Singh, MBA '21

Career Interests: Accounting, Finance
Personal Interests: Murder Mystery Series, Watching Sports
Favorite International Business School Course: Intermediate Financial Accounting (FIN 213a) 
Favorite Food: 
Indian Curry Beans with Rice

Riddhi Ajmera
Riddhi Ajmera, MSF ’20

Career Interests: Investment Banking, Private Equity, Fixed Income 
Personal Interests: Reading books, Swimming, Traveling 
Favorite International Business School Course: Private Equity (FIN 231f), Technical Analysis (FIN 236f) 
Favorite Food:
Pav Bhaji

Salma Mohammed
Salma Mohammed, MSBA ’20 

Career Interests: Strategy, Data Science and Tech 
Personal Interests: Photography, Comics, Movies, Baking
Favorite International Business School Course: Sales and Sales Management (BUS 258f), Business Dynamics: Managing in a Complex World (BUS 276a), Machine Learning and Data Analysis and Finance (BUS/FIN 241f)
Favorite Food: Baked Beans

Sanya Ratan
Sanya Ratan, MSF '20

Career Interests: Risk Management, Consulting
Personal Interests: Historical Books and Documentaries, Harry Potter, Traveling
Favorite International Business School Course: Corporate Financial Modeling (FIN 217f)
Favorite Food:
Butter Chicken

Shuhui Xie
Shuhui Xie, MSBA ’20 

Career Interests: Data analyst or other data related fields
Personal Interests: Photography, Swimming, Hiking
Favorite International Business School Course: Marketing Analytics (BUS 256a)
Favorite Food:
All kinds of noodles 

Sinduja Rajagopalan
Sinduja Rajagopalan, MSF '20

Career Interests: Corporate Finance 
Personal Interests: Travel, Photography, Cooking 
Favorite International Business School Course: Technical Analysis (FIN 236f) 
Favorite Food:
Tomato Rasam, Pesto Pasta, Chow Mein 

Xinyi Liu
Xinyi Liu, MSBA '20

Career Interests: Data Analyst, Business Analyst 
Personal Interests: Basketball, Fitness, Baking
Favorite International Business School Course: Forecasting in Finance and Economics (ECON/FIN 250a) 
Favorite Food: 
All kinds of seafood 

Yash Sanghavi
Yash Sanghavi, MSF '21

Career Interests: Investing Banking, M&A
Personal Interests: Reading Biographies, Watching Documentaries, Swimming 
Favorite International Business School Course: Private Equity (FIN 231f) 
Favorite Food: 
Homemade traditional food 

Yashraj Peety
Yashraj Peety, MSF '20

Career Interests: Entrepreneurship 
Personal Interests: Reading, Soccer, Social Welfare, Cricket 
Favorite International Business School Course: Competition and Strategy (BUS 260a)
Favorite Food: 
Sushi, Thai 

Yuval Shapira
Yuval Shapira, MBA/MSF '21

Career Interests: Consulting 
Personal Interests: American Football, History, Musicals, Films 
Favorite International Business School Course: Business Dynamics: Managing in a Complex World (BUS 276a) 
Favorite Food: 
Hummus

Zhuoting Xie
Zhuoting Xie, MSF '20

Career Interests: Corporate Finance
Personal Interests: Painting, Dancing 
Favorite International Business School Course: Managerial Accounting (FIN 214a) 
Favorite Food: 
Rice Noodles