UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Contact an MBA Student Ambassador

Talk to current UNC Chapel Hill MBA students who share similar interests to you and come from a variety of places, careers and backgrounds. We will give you the student perspective about the full-time MBA program at UNC Kenan-Flagler, being a Tar Heel and living in the historic city of Chapel Hill.

The following Ambassadors are ready to help you! To connect with a student, type in keywords such as:  concentration, hometown or previous education.

Ankitaa Bhatia

Ankitaa Bhatia

Previous Education: Computer Engineering, Delhi College of Engineering

Previous Experience: 4 years in software product development

Concentration: Marketing, Tech

  • Ankitaa Bhatia
  • Email: Ankitaa_Bhatia@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Computer Engineering, Delhi College of Engineering
  • Previous Experience: 4 years in software product development
  • Concentration: Marketing, Tech
  • Hometown: Meerut, India
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Asian Business Club, Business Technology Club
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the strong curriculum, exceptional faculty and unique opportunities such as STAR to gain hands-on problem-solving experience.

Anuj Chowdary

Anuj Chowdary

Previous Education: Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

Previous Experience: 2 years of manufacturing experience estimating costs of heavy equipments in refining industry

Concentration: Corporate Finance, Energy

  • Anuj Chowdary
  • Email: anuj_chowdhary@kenan-Flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
  • Previous Experience: 2 years of manufacturing experience estimating costs of heavy equipments in refining industry
  • Concentration: Corporate Finance, Energy
  • Hometown: Ranchi, India
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Operations Management Club, Energy Center
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because the school was on the East Coast, had excellent faculty for Finance, had extensive alumni network in the Financial Services industry. I also loved the location of Chapel Hill in the heart of NC, close to Charlotte, Atlanta and DC.

Jason Jan

Jason Jan

Previous Education: Molecular Biology, Middlebury College

Previous Experience: 5 years in the healthcare diagnostic field operating laboratories and implementing testing solutions

Concentration: Operations Management

  • Jason Jan
  • Email: Jason_Jan@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Molecular Biology, Middlebury College
  • Previous Experience: 5 years in the healthcare diagnostic field operating laboratories and implementing testing solutions
  • Concentration: Operations Management
  • Hometown: Basking Ridge, NJ
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Operations Management Club
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the student body. It was clear that both first and second years wanted the best for their classmates.

Elizabeth Merritt

Elizabeth Merritt

Previous Education: Public Policy/Peace, War & Defence, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Previous Experience: 4 years in the North Carolina Governor's Office

Concentration: Finance, General Management

  • Elizabeth Merritt
  • Email: Elizabeth_Merritt2@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Public Policy/Peace, War & Defence, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Previous Experience: 4 years in the North Carolina Governor's Office
  • Concentration: Finance, General Management
  • Hometown: Charlotte, NC
  • Interest: MBA ambassadors, Carolina Women in Business, MBASA Social Committee
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the community that has created a culture that is competitive but not cutthroat.

Varada Narayanan

Varada Narayanan

Previous Education: Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Sciences

Previous Experience: 5 years of project management and operations experience in the pharmaceutical industry

Concentration: General Management

  • Varada Narayanan
  • Email: Varada_Narayanan@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Sciences
  • Previous Experience: 5 years of project management and operations experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Concentration: General Management
  • Hometown: Mumbai, India
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, International Business Association
  • Quote: I chose Kenan Flagler because of the quality of the curriculum, faculty, and practical learning opportunities like STAR &GIE. The school also was highly recommended for its sense of community and cooperative culture.

Ben Schapira

Ben Schapira

Previous Education: Finance/Economics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Previous Experience: 4 years at Wells Fargo in Operations and Wealth Management roles

Concentration: Marketing, Tech

  • Ben Schapira
  • Email: Ben_Schapira@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Finance/Economics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Previous Experience: 4 years at Wells Fargo in Operations and Wealth Management roles
  • Concentration: Marketing, Tech
  • Hometown: Dix Hills, NY
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, JBA, Marketing Club, Business Tech Club
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the strong sense of community. Everyone wants to help each succeed and find their career.

Zach Stone

Zach Stone

Previous Education: Finance, Wake Forest University

Previous Experience: 4 years in football player personnel, including scouting for the Tennessee Titans

Concentration: Management Consulting

  • Zach Stone
  • Email: Zach_Stone@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
  • Previous Education: Finance, Wake Forest University
  • Previous Experience: 4 years in football player personnel, including scouting for the Tennessee Titans
  • Concentration: Management Consulting
  • Hometown: Rockville, MD
  • Interest: MBA Ambassadors, Consulting Club, Sports & Entertainment Club, Student Store, Tutor, TA
  • Quote: I chose Kenan-Flagler because of the strong career opportunities, exceptional faculty, and passionate alumni network. And, of course, the basketball.
 

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