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UNC Emerging Markets Club

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.

Leadership Team

Abhinav Mehla - President

MehlaEducation: 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

JuncoEducation: 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

KupermanEducation: 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

GoelEducation: 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

DingEducation: 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.


Membership Benefits

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.

Major Events

Fall Semester:

  • Expert Speaker Series - Faculty and Alumni Share their Research and Experiences

Spring Semester:

  • UNC Emerging Markets Conference