UNC Emerging Markets Club
Dennis Whittle on Launching a Global Organization
In Fall 2012, Dennis Whittle, founder of GlobalGiving.org, shared his experiences building a global non-profit.
Emerging Markets Econ Roundtable
In Spring 2013, Kenan-Flagler professors Croce, Lundblad and Brews shares their research and insights on economic trends in emerging markets.
Emerging Markets Econ Roundtable
Kenan-Flagler faculty were joined by Shirreef Loza of the US Commercial Service, who shared his experience connecting North Carolina business with emerging markets.
UNC Emerging Markets Conference 2014
In February 2014, the Emerging Markets Club partnered with the Global Business Center to host the only conference on emerging markets in the southeast.
Mission | Leadership Team | Membership Benefits | Major Events
Create a forum for the exchange of knowledge among students, alumni, and organizations that are inspired by the growth, ingenuity and positive social impact of business in emerging markets.
Abhinav Mehla - President
Education: Bachelor of Computer Engineering, Army Institute Of Technology, University of Pune, India.
Pre-MBA work experience: 7 years of experience in consulting and product management within the telecommunications and technology industry.
Goal as VP/President: Create a platform to enhance knowledge on dynamics of emerging economies and help members explore career opportunities focused on emerging markets.
Luis Junco - VP of Finance
Education: Anahuac University. Bachelor in Business Administration. Mexico City, Mexico.
Pre-MBA work experience: Relationship Manager Foreign Clients. Banco Santander.
Goal as a VP: Participate as an active member of the Club by contributing actively with new investment ideas, helping to oversee the Club’s current holdings by achieving high returns at the lowest risks.
Dario Kuperman - VP of Communications
Education: Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo. Bachelor of Science, Economics. São Paulo, Brazil.
Pre-MBA work experience: Senior Business Consultant, OpenLink Financial.
Goal as a VP: Promote the club activities, prepare periodic newsletters with recent news about doing business in Emerging Markets with a performance report on the Fund managed by the club.
Sharmishta Goel - VP of Corporate Sponsorship
Education: UPTU, BE Computer Science
Pre-MBA Work Experience: Quality Analyst for an Agri-business Firm. Have industry experience in Telecomm and Agri-business.
Goal as VP Corporate Relations: To improve relations with Alumni working in Emerging Markets and educate students on career options in Emerging Markets.
Siwen (Chloe) Ding - VP of Learning & Development
Education: Southeast (Dongnan) University, BS Finance.
Pre-MBA Work Experience: DELOITTE TOUCHE TOHMATSU, Senior Auditor.
Goals as VP of Learning & Development: Develop and promote a culture of knowledge-sharing
and self-learning. Take initiative in education activities such as brown bag lunch sessions. Set and work to achieve SMART goals (specific, measurable, achievable, relevant and timely) for the club development.
Members of the Emerging Markets Club have the opportunity to build their skills and networks with peers, alumni and companies passionate about the opportunities in emerging markets.
- Expert Speaker Series - Faculty and Alumni Share their Research and Experiences
- UNC Emerging Markets Conference