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Andrew Aboona

Andrew Aboona

Previous Education: B.S. in Business at Indiana University

Previous Experience: 4 years of Strategy Management Consulting

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Andrew Aboona
  • Email: andrew_aboona@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.S. in Business at Indiana University
  • Previous Experience: 4 years of Strategy Management Consulting
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Chicago, IL
  • Interest: Investment Banking Club, Consulting Club, MBA Ambassadors
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the strong alumni network, the selectivity of the class intake and to prepare myself for a career in investment banking.

Adeola Adegboye

Adeola Adegboye

Previous Education: Accounting, Information systems;Kennesaw State University

Previous Experience: 3 years working as an auditor, certified tax preparer and advisory

Concentration: Management Consulting, Data Analytics

  • Adeola Adegboye
  • Email: Adeola_Adegboye@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Accounting, Information systems;Kennesaw State University
  • Previous Experience: 3 years working as an auditor, certified tax preparer and advisory
  • Concentration: Management Consulting, Data Analytics
  • Hometown: Lagos, Nigeria
  • Interest: Outreach liaison - Community Service club, Liaison - VP of Communications (MBASA), Member - CWIB, MBA Ambassador, Consulting Club, AMBS
  • Quote: I chose KFBS because of the people, the program and their investment in helping to build leadership skills

Phillip Ashworth

Phillip Ashworth

Previous Education: Economics & Business Adminstration, Lynchburg College

Previous Experience: Deloitte

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Phillip Ashworth
  • Email: phillip_ashworth@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Economics & Business Adminstration, Lynchburg College
  • Previous Experience: Deloitte
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Huntingtown, MD
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Investment Banking Club, Tennis Club
  • Quote: I chose KFBS for the collaborative culture and strong reputation in finance.

Ozgur Asik

Ozgur Asik

Previous Education: Economics, Bilkent University

Previous Experience: 9 years experience in Board of Inspectors of Isbank and ING Bank Turkey

Concentration: Corporate Finance & Energy

  • Ozgur Asik
  • Email: ozgur_asik@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Economics, Bilkent University
  • Previous Experience: 9 years experience in Board of Inspectors of Isbank and ING Bank Turkey
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance & Energy
  • Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey
  • Interest: Liaison with IBA, engaged in Investment Banking Club, Energy Club and Private Equity Club
  • Quote: I participated UNC-KFBS because of the world-class faculty, collaborative culture of the school and the amazing college town-Chapel Hill.

Alejandro Baruh

Alejandro Baruh

Previous Education: B.A in Business Administration at Universidad de Belgrano

Previous Experience: 3.5 years in Procurement

Concentration: Marketing, General Management

  • Alejandro Baruh
  • Email: Alejandro_baruh@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.A in Business Administration at Universidad de Belgrano
  • Previous Experience: 3.5 years in Procurement
  • Concentration: Marketing, General Management
  • Hometown: Parana, Argentina
  • Interest: MBA Ambassador, Business Technology Club, Marketing Club, Net Impact, Basketball Club, Adventure Club
  • Quote: I was impressed by the Leadership Development Program, the strong core values, great campus and the community. These were my prime factors for choosing Kenan-Flagler.

Manuel Benavente

Manuel Benavente

Previous Education: Universidad de Lima, Peru

Previous Experience: Industrial Engineering

Concentration: Operations, Healthcare

  • Manuel Benavente
  • Email: manuel_benaventeloayza@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Universidad de Lima, Peru
  • Previous Experience: Industrial Engineering
  • Concentration: Operations, Healthcare
  • Hometown: Raleigh, NC
  • Interest: Healtcare, Operations, Ambassadors
  • Quote: I identified the need to increase my knowledge in Business. Kenan-Flagler provides me not only with that but also a well rounded set of interpersonal skills through leadership initiatives and teamwork. The diversity at UNC was also something that appealed to me when I was researching prospective schools.

Eric Blocher

Eric Blocher

Previous Education: International Development Studies, University of California, Los Angeles

Previous Experience: Marketing communications in emerging markets

Concentration: Marketing, Healthcare, Entrepreneurship

  • Eric Blocher
  • Email: Eric_Blocher@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: International Development Studies, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Previous Experience: Marketing communications in emerging markets
  • Concentration: Marketing, Healthcare, Entrepreneurship
  • Hometown: South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Interest: Liaison for Healthcare Club - Marketing and Communications; Member - Marketing Club; Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Club; MBA Ambassador
  • Quote: Incredible, diverse student body, faculty, and alumni network, with whom I share a great deal. Through my application I learned about 'the Carolina Way', and found that most of the people here share a passion for excellence through teamwork.

Egor Bobkov

Egor Bobkov

Previous Education: MS in Chemistry, Moscow State U.

Previous Experience: 9 years in IT (infrastructure)

Concentration: Healthcare, Marketing, Operations

  • Egor Bobkov
  • Email: egor_bobkov@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: MS in Chemistry, Moscow State U.
  • Previous Experience: 9 years in IT (infrastructure)
  • Concentration: Healthcare, Marketing, Operations
  • Hometown: Moscow, Russia
  • Interest: Biotech, Ski, Travel. Member of Healthcare, General Management and Adventure Clubs
  • Quote: Kenan-Flagler stands out due to its extremely collaborative culture, reputable healthcare enrichment and proximity to Research Triangle area. The weather here at Chapel Hill is fantastic too.

Fabiola Bruny

Fabiola Bruny

Previous Education: Sociology and Psychology, Univeristy of Virginia

Previous Experience: 7+ years as a Licensed Social Worker in NYC. I have experience working as a mental health provider and hospital discharge planner. MS from Columbia University.

Concentration: Management Consulting and General Management

  • Fabiola Bruny
  • Email: Fabiola_Bruny@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Sociology and Psychology, Univeristy of Virginia
  • Previous Experience: 7+ years as a Licensed Social Worker in NYC. I have experience working as a mental health provider and hospital discharge planner. MS from Columbia University.
  • Concentration: Management Consulting and General Management
  • Hometown: NY/NJ
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors ,Consulting club, Carolina Women in Business, and the Alliance for Minority Business Students
  • Quote: I chose UNC-KFBS for the collaborative community and career management program. As a career switcher, I wanted to attend a program that would help me build a strong network and learn the skills to become a future business leader.

Allison Callahan

Allison Callahan

Previous Education: B.S. in Finance & Management, Virginia Tech

Previous Experience: 3 years Corporate Finance

Concentration: Management Consulting, Healthcare

  • Allison Callahan
  • Email: allison_callahan@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.S. in Finance & Management, Virginia Tech
  • Previous Experience: 3 years Corporate Finance
  • Concentration: Management Consulting, Healthcare
  • Hometown: Richmond, VA
  • Interest: Healthcare Club (Strategy & Innovation Liaison), CWIB (L&D Liaison), Consulting Club, Jewish Business Assocation, MBA Ambassadors
  • Quote: Kenan-Flagler has an amazing culture. My class is full of extremely capable and talented peers who inspire me to greater accomplishments. Also, I am interested in Healthcare and the program here aligns very well with the industry.

Luis Carrera

Luis Carrera

Previous Education: Industrial Engineering, University of Lima

Previous Experience: 6 Years in Real Estate

Concentration: Marketing

  • Luis Carrera
  • Email: luis_carrera@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Industrial Engineering, University of Lima
  • Previous Experience: 6 Years in Real Estate
  • Concentration: Marketing
  • Hometown: Lima, Peru
  • Interest: Liasion in Health and Wellness Club, MBA Ambassador, Member of General Management, Marketing, and Business Tech Clubs
  • Quote: Collaborative environment, leadership development program and strength in Marketing

Joann Chea

Joann Chea

Previous Education: B.S. Mass Communications and Journalism, Florida International University

Previous Experience: 9 years in Digital Marketing

Concentration: Marketing and Strategy

  • Joann Chea
  • Email: Joann_Chea@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.S. Mass Communications and Journalism, Florida International University
  • Previous Experience: 9 years in Digital Marketing
  • Concentration: Marketing and Strategy
  • Hometown: Miami, Florida
  • Quote: I liked Kenan-Flagler because of the community, the leadership development program and the representation of women.

Alex Cheng

Alex Cheng

Previous Education: BMath, University of Waterloo

Previous Experience: 2 years of Sales/Marketing; 1 year of Business Development; 3 years of Internal Consulting

Concentration: Consulting, Marketing

  • Alex Cheng
  • Email: alex_cheng@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: BMath, University of Waterloo
  • Previous Experience: 2 years of Sales/Marketing; 1 year of Business Development; 3 years of Internal Consulting
  • Concentration: Consulting, Marketing
  • Hometown: Taipei, Taiwan / Vancouver, Canada
  • Interest: Consulting Club, Marketing Club, Entrepreneurship Club, MBA Ambassadors, Golf Club, Basketball Club, STAR/GBP
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the collaborative community, including alumni, current students, and faculty.

Amy Cornelius

Amy Cornelius

Previous Education: Accounting, Operations Management, University of Maryland, College Park

Previous Experience: 4 years Public Accounting; 2 years Consulting

Concentration: Marketing

  • Amy Cornelius
  • Email: amy_cornelius@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Accounting, Operations Management, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Previous Experience: 4 years Public Accounting; 2 years Consulting
  • Concentration: Marketing
  • Hometown: Hagerstown, MD
  • Interest: Corporate Relations Liaison for Marketing Club; General Management Club Member; Technology Club Member; CWIB Member; MBA Ambassador; MBA/BSBA Mentor
  • Quote: The leadership curriculum is unparalleled. I also felt that the faculty and students I met were genuinely interested in me. The atmosphere felt collaborative.

Amela Dybeli

Amela Dybeli

Previous Education: Finance, Manhattan College

Previous Experience: 7 years of Tax Consulting experience with Deloitte & EY in Albania

Concentration: Marketing, Entreprenuership

  • Amela Dybeli
  • Email: amela_dybeli@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Finance, Manhattan College
  • Previous Experience: 7 years of Tax Consulting experience with Deloitte & EY in Albania
  • Concentration: Marketing, Entreprenuership
  • Hometown: Tirana, Albania
  • Interest: MBA Ambassador, Marketing Club, Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital Club
  • Quote: I chose KFBS for the collaborative community, location, focus on leadership development

Danil Dzhalchinov

Danil Dzhalchinov

Previous Education: Radio electronic engineering, Bauman Moscow State Technical University

Previous Experience: 5 years in technology consulting / system engineering

Concentration: Marketing & Entrepreneurship

  • Danil Dzhalchinov
  • Email: Danil_Dzhalchinov@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Radio electronic engineering, Bauman Moscow State Technical University
  • Previous Experience: 5 years in technology consulting / system engineering
  • Concentration: Marketing & Entrepreneurship
  • Hometown: Elista, Russia
  • Quote: I chose KFBS for its collaborative culture that is very important for me as a career switcher

Akshay Gantola

Akshay Gantola

Previous Education: B.E (Hons.) Civil Engineering, BITS Pilani

Previous Experience: 4 years in Healthcare Marketing

Concentration: Marketing with enrichment in Healthcare

  • Akshay Gantola
  • Email: akshay29@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.E (Hons.) Civil Engineering, BITS Pilani
  • Previous Experience: 4 years in Healthcare Marketing
  • Concentration: Marketing with enrichment in Healthcare
  • Hometown: Hyderabad, India
  • Interest: Marketing and Healthcare club (liaison roles), UNC varsity badminton
  • Quote: My prime reason for opting for Kenan-Flagler was the strong academic structure(especially for my interest in Healthcare). The community is extremely welcoming and collaborative.

Paula Gomes

Paula Gomes

Previous Education: Business Administration, Bucknell University

Previous Experience: 9 years business development and marketing in financial services, for profit and nonprofit organizations

Concentration: Marketing with enrichment in Sustainable Enterprise

  • Paula Gomes
  • Email: Paula_Gomes@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Business Administration, Bucknell University
  • Previous Experience: 9 years business development and marketing in financial services, for profit and nonprofit organizations
  • Concentration: Marketing with enrichment in Sustainable Enterprise
  • Hometown: Corning NY
  • Interest: Liaison with IBA, Engaged with marketing club, cwib, Net Impact and Healthcare Club
  • Quote: I chose Kenan Flagler because of its collaborative culture, leadership development program and strength in Marketing

Stephanie Graham

Stephanie Graham

Previous Education: B.A. Women's and Gender Studies- Psychology, Wellesley College

Previous Experience: 3 years in Political Affairs

Concentration: Corproate Finance

  • Stephanie Graham
  • Email: stephanie_graham@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.A. Women's and Gender Studies- Psychology, Wellesley College
  • Previous Experience: 3 years in Political Affairs
  • Concentration: Corproate Finance
  • Hometown: Tyngsboro, MA
  • Interest: MBA Ambassador, Association of Minority Business Students (Finance Liaison), Pride Club, Consortium Fellow, Carolina Women in Business, Investment Banking Club, Real Estate Club
  • Quote: Kenan-Flagler appealed to me the most due to its collaborative community and the Leadership Development Program

Sergi Grume

Sergi Grume

Previous Education: Industrial Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Previous Experience: 5 years in retail energy products and pricing

Concentration: Corporate finance/marketing

  • Sergi Grume
  • Email: sergi_grume@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Industrial Engineering, Universitat Polit√®cnica de Catalunya
  • Previous Experience: 5 years in retail energy products and pricing
  • Concentration: Corporate finance/marketing
  • Hometown: Barcelona, Spain
  • Quote: I chose KFBS for the unique culture and the Leadership Development Program.

Abhishek Gupta

Abhishek Gupta

Previous Education: B.Sc(Hons) Computer Science at University of Delhi

Previous Experience: 5 years in Consulting, 2 Startup Experience

Concentration: Management Consulting, Corporate Finance

  • Abhishek Gupta
  • Email: abhishek_gupta@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.Sc(Hons) Computer Science at University of Delhi
  • Previous Experience: 5 years in Consulting, 2 Startup Experience
  • Concentration: Management Consulting, Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Delhi, India
  • Interest: Legacy Cup Captain, Member of Consulting Club, General Management Club, and IBA
  • Quote: I was looking for a small school with a focus on and structured approach to leadership development. In addition, the impressive and warm KF community helped me make the decision.

Irinie Habib

Irinie Habib

Previous Education: Telecommunications Engineering, Universite Paul Sabatier Toulouse III - France, Universite Francaise d'Egypte - Egypt

Previous Experience: 5years experience in non-profits and business and investment research

Concentration: Corporate Finance and Entrepreneurship

  • Irinie Habib
  • Email: irinie_habib@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Telecommunications Engineering, Universite Paul Sabatier Toulouse III - France, Universite Francaise d'Egypte - Egypt
  • Previous Experience: 5years experience in non-profits and business and investment research
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance and Entrepreneurship
  • Hometown: Cairo, Egypt
  • Interest: Liaison with Net Impact Club, and the Alumni Advisory Board; Engaged with CWIB and EVC Club; MBA Ambassador; Forte Fellow
  • Quote: I chose KFBS for its collaborative culture, experiental learning opportunities, rigorous academics and high rankings.

Koh Higaki

Koh Higaki

Previous Education: BS in Management Science, University of California San Diego

Previous Experience: 5 years Financial Statement Audit

Concentration: Management Consulting

  • Koh Higaki
  • Email: Kojiro_Higaki@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: BS in Management Science, University of California San Diego
  • Previous Experience: 5 years Financial Statement Audit
  • Concentration: Management Consulting
  • Hometown: Nara, Japan
  • Interest: Energy Club, Consulting Club, Soccer Club, Tennis Club
  • Quote: Kenan-Flagler was my top choice due to its smaller class size, strong healthcare and energy programs, and emphasis on leadership development. The warm weather is a bonus.

John Jackson

John Jackson

Previous Education: BS, MS Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Florida

Previous Experience: 3 years Hospital Operations and Process Improvement

Concentration: Operations, Healthcare

  • John Jackson
  • Email: john_jackson@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: BS, MS Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Florida
  • Previous Experience: 3 years Hospital Operations and Process Improvement
  • Concentration: Operations, Healthcare
  • Hometown: Lakeland, Florida
  • Interest: Healthcare club Marketing and Communications Liaison, MBA Ambassadors, Marketing club
  • Quote: Kenan-Flagler stood out for me because of the wonderful community, strong values, excellent healthcare courses, and a beautiful location.

Tushar Jain

Tushar Jain

Previous Education: M.B.B.S. Medicine and Surgery, GSVM Medical College, Kanpur University

Previous Experience: 4 years in Medicine and Surgery

Concentration: Consulting and Healthcare

  • Tushar Jain
  • Email: Tushar_Jain@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: M.B.B.S. Medicine and Surgery, GSVM Medical College, Kanpur University
  • Previous Experience: 4 years in Medicine and Surgery
  • Concentration: Consulting and Healthcare
  • Hometown: Lucknow, India
  • Interest: Healthcare, Consulting, Marketing, IBA, Net Impact, Emerging Markets
  • Quote: I was focused on a career in Healthcare and UNC-KF is head and shoulders above the rest. The collaborative environment, emphasis on core values, and the experiential learning that is on offer made the decision easier.

Beibei Ji

Beibei Ji

Previous Education: B.S. - Mathematics, Fudan University

Previous Experience: 4 years in Auditing, 3 years in Corporate Finance

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Beibei Ji
  • Email: beibei_ji@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.S. - Mathematics, Fudan University
  • Previous Experience: 4 years in Auditing, 3 years in Corporate Finance
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Shanghai, China
  • Interest: MBA Ambassador, Corporate Finance Blub, Healthcare Club, IBA Club
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the location, the supportive community,and its second to none leadership development program.

Daniel Johnson

Daniel Johnson

Previous Education: Communication and Philosophy, Boston College

Previous Experience: 2 years (4th grade teacher at KIPP Houston Public School); 2 years (Recruitment Manger at Teach For America)

Concentration: Marketing, Entreprenuership

  • Daniel Johnson
  • Email: Daniel_Johnson@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Communication and Philosophy, Boston College
  • Previous Experience: 2 years (4th grade teacher at KIPP Houston Public School); 2 years (Recruitment Manger at Teach For America)
  • Concentration: Marketing, Entreprenuership
  • Hometown: Westborough, MA
  • Quote: Diversity of student body, collaborative culture, national reputation, and experiential learning opportunities

Alexandre Kagan

Alexandre Kagan

Previous Education: Economics, Insper

Previous Experience: 6.5 years in Strategic Planning and Corporate Finance

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Alexandre Kagan
  • Email: alexandre_kagan@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Economics, Insper
  • Previous Experience: 6.5 years in Strategic Planning and Corporate Finance
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Sao Paulo
  • Interest: Business Technology Club, MBA Ambassadors, LABA, Sports and Entertainment Club
  • Quote: I picked UNC-KF because of the comprehensive Leadership development program. The friendly and collaborative¬†environment is very fulfilling and enriching.

Anita Kannan

Anita Kannan

Previous Education: Bachelor of Commerce, Chartered Accountant

Previous Experience: 4.5 years of work experience in Mergers and Acquisitions tax in EY and Essar

Concentration: Management Consulting, Finance

  • Anita Kannan
  • Email: anita_kannan@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Bachelor of Commerce, Chartered Accountant
  • Previous Experience: 4.5 years of work experience in Mergers and Acquisitions tax in EY and Essar
  • Concentration: Management Consulting, Finance
  • Hometown: Mumbai, India
  • Interest: Liaison positions in General Management club and MBA Ambassadors; Part of Consulting club, and Corporate Finance club
  • Quote: I chose KFBS for its collaborative community - I got a 100% response from the people I contacted during the admission process. I also chose KFBS for its flexible course structure with focus on leadership development, and strong finance & Consulting program

Rebecca Kaye

Rebecca Kaye

Previous Education: B.A. - Economics, University of Virginia

Previous Experience: 5 years as a Paralegal (3 years at Law Firm, 2 years at a Technology company)

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Rebecca Kaye
  • Email: rebecca_kaye@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.A. - Economics, University of Virginia
  • Previous Experience: 5 years as a Paralegal (3 years at Law Firm, 2 years at a Technology company)
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Fairfax, VA
  • Interest: CWIB, MBA Ambassador, Corporate Finance Club, Business Technology Club, Jewish Business Association
  • Quote: Kenan-Flager was by far my first choice because of the culture/sense of community and collaborative nature of school. The location (weather, triangle area) is perfect. Academia is backed by some great faculty and the recruiting prospects are great.

Ik-Jun Kim

Ik-Jun Kim

Previous Education: B.A in International Relations, Johns Hopkins University

Previous Experience: 4 years in Management Consulting

Concentration: Marketing, Management Consulting

  • Ik-Jun Kim
  • Email: ik-jun_kim@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.A in International Relations, Johns Hopkins University
  • Previous Experience: 4 years in Management Consulting
  • Concentration: Marketing, Management Consulting
  • Hometown: Seoul, Korea
  • Interest: MBA Ambassador, Marketing Club, Operations Club, Sports & Entertainment Club
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because I was impressed by strong sense of community, supportive 2nd year students and highly proficient faculty members. I love college basketball and that makes it the best place to be.

Isaac Leuthold

Isaac Leuthold

Previous Education: Management, US Air Force Academy

Previous Experience: Military Intelligence

Concentration: Energy - Renewable Energy Solar Power

  • Isaac Leuthold
  • Email: isaac_leuthold@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Management, US Air Force Academy
  • Previous Experience: Military Intelligence
  • Concentration: Energy - Renewable Energy Solar Power
  • Hometown: Darrtown, OH
  • Interest: Energy Club, Adam Smith Society, Soccer, Rock Climbing, Adventure Club
  • Quote: Budding energy program Scholarship, ""Head and Heart"" credos, location, friendly culture

Allan Melo

Allan Melo

Previous Education: Mechanical Engineering, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)

Previous Experience: 3 years in Operations within Energy industry (Aviation)

Concentration: Marketing, Operations Management

  • Allan Melo
  • Email: allan_melo@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Mechanical Engineering, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)
  • Previous Experience: 3 years in Operations within Energy industry (Aviation)
  • Concentration: Marketing, Operations Management
  • Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Interest: Liaison position at LABA; Engaged in Tech and Consulting clubs; Interested in Tech and Strategy
  • Quote: KFBS was the perfect fit for me because of its leadership development, quantitative approach, educational excellence and collaborative environment.

Shannelie Mendez Carlo

Shannelie Mendez Carlo

Previous Education: B.S. in Marketing and International Business, Georgetown University

Previous Experience: 4 years in Multicultural and Digital Public Relations for CPG and Non Profits

Concentration: Marketing

  • Shannelie Mendez Carlo
  • Email: shannelie_mendezcarlo@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.S. in Marketing and International Business, Georgetown University
  • Previous Experience: 4 years in Multicultural and Digital Public Relations for CPG and Non Profits
  • Concentration: Marketing
  • Hometown: Las Marias, Puerto Rico
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, CWIB Conference Planning Liaison, Marketing Club
  • Quote: I love the sense of community at UNC Kenan-Flagler, and the location!

Jamen Miller

Jamen Miller

Previous Education: M.S.in Accounting, NC State University

Previous Experience: 9 years in US Army (active duty)

Concentration: Real Estate, Entrepreneurship

  • Jamen Miller
  • Email: Jamen_Miller@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: M.S.in Accounting, NC State University
  • Previous Experience: 9 years in US Army (active duty)
  • Concentration: Real Estate, Entrepreneurship
  • Hometown: Hickory, NC
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Tillman Legacy Cup Captain, Real Estate Club, Family Business Club, KFBS Pride Club, Kenan Flaggers (IM MBA Flag Football), Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Club
  • Quote: I was excited at the opportunity to study Real Estate at a nationally renowned program. Being a NC native, I also wanted to move back to my home state after being away during military service the last decade. In addition, the reception I received during Experience Weekend and the interview process was the best of the 10 schools I applied. UNC KFBS was an easy choice to attend.

Saleh Mohammed

Saleh Mohammed

Previous Education: Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Dhaka

Previous Experience: 3 years in Commercial Banking

Concentration: Management Consulting, Corporate Finance

  • Saleh Mohammed
  • Email: saleh_mohammad@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Dhaka
  • Previous Experience: 3 years in Commercial Banking
  • Concentration: Management Consulting, Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Interest: Consulting Club, Business Technology Club
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the emphasis on Leadership development, and its collaborative community.

Danielle Moita-Robles

Danielle Moita-Robles

Previous Education: Nutrition, Winthrop University

Previous Experience: Registered dietitian with a MS in health with 6+ years of experience in the healthcare industry

Concentration: Management Consulting, Marketing, Healthcare

  • Danielle Moita-Robles
  • Email: Danielle_Moita-Robles@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Nutrition, Winthrop University
  • Previous Experience: Registered dietitian with a MS in health with 6+ years of experience in the healthcare industry
  • Concentration: Management Consulting, Marketing, Healthcare
  • Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Interest: Consortium Fellow, Corporate Relations Liaison for the Latin American Business Association, MBA Ambassador
  • Quote: I chose KFBS because of the strong leadership program, rigorous healthcare and consulting concentrations, and collaborative culture of the program.

Areti Moustakis

Areti Moustakis

Previous Education: Finance, Manhattan College

Previous Experience: 8 years in Corporate Finance for Morgan Stanley

Concentration: Real Estate

  • Areti Moustakis
  • Email: areti_moustakis@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Finance, Manhattan College
  • Previous Experience: 8 years in Corporate Finance for Morgan Stanley
  • Concentration: Real Estate
  • Hometown: Astoria, NY
  • Interest: CWIB Conference Planning Liasion, MBA Ambassador, Fundraising Liaison for the Community Service Club.
  • Quote: I chose KF because of its strong Real Estate program and emphasis on community.

Spandana Nagireddi

Spandana Nagireddi

Previous Education: BS in Business Psychology, Palo Alto University

Previous Experience: 2.5 years for a Startup

Concentration: Corporate Finance and Consulting

  • Spandana Nagireddi
  • Email: spandana_nagireddi@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: BS in Business Psychology, Palo Alto University
  • Previous Experience: 2.5 years for a Startup
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance and Consulting
  • Hometown: San Ramon, California
  • Quote: I was impressed by the warmth of the culture at UNC-KF. The course curriculum is comprehensive and rigorous which makes it a great environment to bring the best out of myself.

Dat Nguyen

Dat Nguyen

Previous Education: Economics and Business, Rhodes College

Previous Experience: 5 years Walmart; 1 year Target retail

Concentration: General Management

  • Dat Nguyen
  • Email: dat_nguyen@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Economics and Business, Rhodes College
  • Previous Experience: 5 years Walmart; 1 year Target retail
  • Concentration: General Management
  • Hometown: Memphis, TN
  • Interest: EVC, Consulting, International Business, AMBS, and Student Ambassador
  • Quote: Proximity to Atlanta and RTP, culture, and leadership focus

Apoorva Nivargi

Apoorva Nivargi

Previous Education: B.Tech, Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering Pune(COEP)

Previous Experience: 3 years in Analytics at Credit Suisse

Concentration: Corporate finance, investment banking

  • Apoorva Nivargi
  • Email: Apoorva_Nivargi@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.Tech, Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering Pune(COEP)
  • Previous Experience: 3 years in Analytics at Credit Suisse
  • Concentration: Corporate finance, investment banking
  • Hometown: Mumbai, India
  • Interest: MBA ambassadors, Investment banking club, Carolina Women in Business
  • Quote: I was looking for a school with a good leadership development program, excellent academics and a strong community. UNC-KF makes for the sweet spot, it was a straightforward decision in the end.

Alfonso Ortiz

Alfonso Ortiz

Previous Education: Teconologico de Monterrey

Previous Experience: 6 Years in Corporate and Investment Banking, at Citi Mexico

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Alfonso Ortiz
  • Email:
  • Previous Education: Teconologico de Monterrey
  • Previous Experience: 6 Years in Corporate and Investment Banking, at Citi Mexico
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Mexico City
  • Quote: I chose UNC for its focus on leadership and the energy enrichment

Crane Perry

Crane Perry

Previous Education: Finance, Universtity of Georgia

Previous Experience: 4 years with Bloomberg

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Crane Perry
  • Email: craig_perry@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Finance, Universtity of Georgia
  • Previous Experience: 4 years with Bloomberg
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Atlanta, GA
  • Quote: I chose KFBS for its leadership development, alumni base in New York and the Southeast, academic curriculum, and diverse student population.

Connor Pierce

Connor Pierce

Previous Education: B.S. Business Administration, Washington and Lee University

Previous Experience: 3 years in Telecommunications

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Connor Pierce
  • Email: Connor_Pierce@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.S. Business Administration, Washington and Lee University
  • Previous Experience: 3 years in Telecommunications
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Dallas, TX
  • Interest: Corporate Finance Club, Soccer Club, MBA Ambassadors
  • Quote: Kenan-Flagler was a simple choice to make because of its strong, well-rounded program with emphasis on Leadership Development. I had talked to several previous students and it was clear that we have a supportive student-body, exactly what I was looking for.

Zachary Powell

Zachary Powell (Zach)

Previous Education: B.S. Biology (Cell and Molecular), Duke University

Previous Experience: 3 years Medical School; Research with Pharma, at NIH, and Academic Hospitals.

Concentration: Consulting with enrichment in Healthcare

  • Zachary Powell (Zach)
  • Email: Zachary_Powell@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.S. Biology (Cell and Molecular), Duke University
  • Previous Experience: 3 years Medical School; Research with Pharma, at NIH, and Academic Hospitals.
  • Concentration: Consulting with enrichment in Healthcare
  • Hometown: Winston-Salem, NC
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Healthcare Club Liason, Consulting Club, Graduate Honor Court Member, IM Sports
  • Quote: I am a Dual degree student. UNC-KF has very good connections with pharma in RTP. This was an important factor while considering applying. I am also very impressed by the sense of community at Chapel Hill.

Leonel Robles

Leonel Robles

Previous Education: Biology, Rutgers University

Previous Experience: 9 years active duty, U.S. Coast Guard Helicopter Pilot

Concentration: Corporate Finance

  • Leonel Robles
  • Email: leonel_robles@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Biology, Rutgers University
  • Previous Experience: 9 years active duty, U.S. Coast Guard Helicopter Pilot
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Parsippany, NJ
  • Interest: -Liason for Latin American Business Association (LABA), MBA Ambassador, Consortium Fellow, Member of Investment Banking Club, Veterans Association
  • Quote: The student body. During my application process, the collaborative culture of the student body was readily apparent.

Kartikeya Sharma

Kartikeya Sharma

Previous Education: Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur, India

Previous Experience: 4 years of B2B marketing experience at a Natural Gas firm in India

Concentration: Management Consulting, Energy

  • Kartikeya Sharma
  • Email: kartikeya_sharma@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur, India
  • Previous Experience: 4 years of B2B marketing experience at a Natural Gas firm in India
  • Concentration: Management Consulting, Energy
  • Hometown: Shimla, India
  • Quote: Close-knit collaborative community and focus on leadership development

Vasu Sharma

Vasu Sharma

Previous Education: BE(Hons.) Computer Science, BITS Pilani, India

Previous Experience: 4+ years in Software Programming

Concentration: Marketing+Operations

  • Vasu Sharma
  • Email: vasu_sharma@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: BE(Hons.) Computer Science, BITS Pilani, India
  • Previous Experience: 4+ years in Software Programming
  • Concentration: Marketing+Operations
  • Hometown: Rohtak, India
  • Interest: Communications liaison for IBA, Communications liaison for Business Technology Club, Kenan Institute Economic Development Analyst and Startup Consultant, International Liaison for MBASA
  • Quote: I was looking for a program with a rigorous core curriculum and a strong alumni network. Kenan-Flagler provides the right mix of academics, leadership development, community engagement and fun. Chapel Hill is a beautiful place, bustling with energy yet maintaining the charm of a college town. Given the things on offer, KF was my number one choice.

Evan Shields

Evan Shields

Previous Education: B.A. Political & Social Thought, University of Virginia

Previous Experience: 3 years in Education with Teach For America and KIPP

Concentration: Real Estate; Corporate Finance

  • Evan Shields
  • Email: evan_shields@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.A. Political & Social Thought, University of Virginia
  • Previous Experience: 3 years in Education with Teach For America and KIPP
  • Concentration: Real Estate; Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: Birmingham, AL
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Real Estate Club, Investment Banking Club, Consortium Fellow
  • Quote: I picked Kenan-Flagler mainly because of the top-notch real estate and finance programs. The humble and charismatic student culture was the icing on the cake.

Giridhar Subramanian

Giridhar Subramanian

Previous Education: Finance and International Affairs, University of Georgia

Previous Experience: 2.5 years in Corporate Finance for CSX and 2.5 years managing the finances for an independent documentary

Concentration: Corporate Finance and Operations Management

  • Giridhar Subramanian
  • Email: Giridhar_Subramanian@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Finance and International Affairs, University of Georgia
  • Previous Experience: 2.5 years in Corporate Finance for CSX and 2.5 years managing the finances for an independent documentary
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance and Operations Management
  • Hometown: Marietta, GA
  • Interest: MBA Ambassador Member of the Entrepreurship and Venture Capital Club, General Management Club, Consulting Club, and Business Technology Club
  • Quote: Caliber and diversity of the student body, Experiential Opportunities (e.g. student run funds, STAR), collaborative culture, and strength of the alumni network.

Sourabh Sur

Sourabh Sur

Previous Education: Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India

Previous Experience: Sony

Concentration: Management Consulting

  • Sourabh Sur
  • Email: Sourabh_Sur@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India
  • Previous Experience: Sony
  • Concentration: Management Consulting
  • Hometown: Allahabad, India
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Consulting Club, General Management Club, Business Technology Club, International Business Association, Alliance for Minority Business Students Association.
  • Quote: I chose Kenan Flagler Business School because of its action-based learning approach and unique Management Consulting Program. In addition, the strong focus on leadership development adds a very important flavor to your overall business school experience so as to help you to transition into successful business leaders of tomorrow. The collaborative and friendly culture of the school gives a very "we are in this together" feeling, which I strongly believe is paramount to achieving success.

Aarti Utreja

Aarti Utreja

Previous Education: Engineering (Biotechnology)

Previous Experience: 6 years of IT Consulting experience at IBM and Infosys

Concentration: General Management/Operations Management

  • Aarti Utreja
  • Email: Aarti_Utreja@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Engineering (Biotechnology)
  • Previous Experience: 6 years of IT Consulting experience at IBM and Infosys
  • Concentration: General Management/Operations Management
  • Hometown: Chandigarh, India
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because the breadth of experiential learning opportunities at the school is overwhelming. Faculty, staff, alumnus, and students are vested in each other's success and this has been evident in each interaction I've ever had with someone from the Kenan-Flagler family. The collaborative culture of the Tar Heels got to me when I visited the school and I'm proud to be a part of this community.

Vishal Varshney

Vishal Varshney

Previous Education: Manufacturing Engineering, BITS, Pilani, India

Previous Experience: 4.5 years of experience in Market Research and Analytics

Concentration: Marketing, Management Consulting

  • Vishal Varshney
  • Email: vishal_varshney@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Manufacturing Engineering, BITS, Pilani, India
  • Previous Experience: 4.5 years of experience in Market Research and Analytics
  • Concentration: Marketing, Management Consulting
  • Hometown: Aligarh, India
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the collaborative environment, strong leadership development program, and supportive career clubs/2nd year students.

German Vega

German Vega

Previous Education: Economics, Universidad de Costa Rica

Previous Experience: 4+ years of management consulting experience focusing on the Financial Services and Life Sciences & Healtchare.

Concentration: Management Consulting and Corporate Finance

  • German Vega
  • Email: german_vega@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Economics, Universidad de Costa Rica
  • Previous Experience: 4+ years of management consulting experience focusing on the Financial Services and Life Sciences & Healtchare.
  • Concentration: Management Consulting and Corporate Finance
  • Hometown: San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Interest: MBA Ambassador, Learning & Development Liaison for the Latin America Business Association and Executive Team Liaison at the Consulting Club
  • Quote: Leadership program and great interaction with the student body + clubs

Emmit Visconti

Emmit Visconti

Previous Education: Economics and Business, Sonoma State University

Previous Experience: 3 years in Corporate Finance within the Tech Industry

Concentration: Real Estate

  • Emmit Visconti
  • Email: emmit_visconti@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Economics and Business, Sonoma State University
  • Previous Experience: 3 years in Corporate Finance within the Tech Industry
  • Concentration: Real Estate
  • Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
  • Interest: Real Estate Club, MBA Ambassador, Brunch Club
  • Quote: I chose KFBS because of the strength of the real estate program, as well as the culture of teamwork and collaboration

Gia Vosilla

Gia Vosilla

Previous Education: B.A. in Economics, Villanova University

Previous Experience: 5 years at Morgan Stanley selling Fixed Income and Structured Products

Concentration: Real Estate

  • Gia Vosilla
  • Email: gia_vosilla@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: B.A. in Economics, Villanova University
  • Previous Experience: 5 years at Morgan Stanley selling Fixed Income and Structured Products
  • Concentration: Real Estate
  • Hometown: Dix Hills, NY
  • Interest: CWIB Conference Planning Liaison, MBA Ambassadors, Real Estate Club
  • Quote: KFBS is well known in the real estate world and since I am making a career switch, I wanted a degree that was going to help me open doors in the industry. The RE students, alum and faculty that I spoke to before deciding to attend were beyond helpful and accomodating, which made me want to be a part of this environment

Jocelyn Wang

Jocelyn Wang

Previous Education: BS in Biology, UNC Chapel Hill

Previous Experience: 3 years in Medical School

Concentration: Healthcare

  • Jocelyn Wang
  • Email: jocelyn_wang@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: BS in Biology, UNC Chapel Hill
  • Previous Experience: 3 years in Medical School
  • Concentration: Healthcare
  • Hometown: Charleston, SC
  • Interest: Zeithaml Cup Captain, Healthcare Liaison, Forte fellow, Dean's fellow, MBA Ambassador, Adventure Club, EVC, CWIB, IM flag football captain
  • Quote: Kenan-Flagler's Leadership Development Program is outstanding. I am a dual degree (MD/MBA), so proximity to other school and hospital helps. Besides, I love UNC, and hence Kenan-Flagler was the right choice.

Owen Woodhouse

Owen Woodhouse

Previous Education: Civil Engineering, University of Auckland

Previous Experience: 3 years designing bridges for Beca Limited in New Zealand

Concentration: Management Consulting with Enrichments in Sustainable Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

  • Owen Woodhouse
  • Email: owen_woodhouse@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Civil Engineering, University of Auckland
  • Previous Experience: 3 years designing bridges for Beca Limited in New Zealand
  • Concentration: Management Consulting with Enrichments in Sustainable Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
  • Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
  • Interest: Sustainability liaison in Net Impact Club, Member of EVC and Consulting clubs, Member of Tennis and Soccer clubs.
  • Quote: I chose KFBS for the collaborative culture and the strength of the entrepreneurship and sustainable enterprise programs.

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