Ugo Ogwo is currently the Head of Demand Forecasting for West Africa at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer. In this role, she ensures Supply meets Demand for all product portfolios across all markets in West Africa. She has improved forecast accuracy from averages of 60s to very high 70s. She also acts as the hinge for new…Details
We wanted to give you a sneak peak of the topics we will discuss during the First Alumni Weekend to be held in Miami on November 7 & 8. Career- related conferences will verse over three different but complementary topics: The Hidden Secrets of Non-Verbal Communication, by Joe Navarro For 25 years, Joe Navarro worked as an FBI special…Details
Interview by Jacob Huber (current IMBA) and Matan Ganani (Founder of Never Empty) Can you tell me a bit about what Never Empty is, and how it works? “Unlike other ticket distributors we are not a secondary market. There are a lot of companies today with algorithms that search online for tickets, while we work…Details
Interview by Chris Holman, (Current IMBA student and President of the IE Entrepreneurship Club) to Chema González (co-founder of Alterkeys.com and IE Alumni) Comments by Chris Holman: “I was able to hear his story of working a number of years in banking, being inspired by traveling the world, and the moment when he decided to make…Details
Interview by Jorge Simarro Cabrera (current IMBA student) to Jordi Díaz (CEO of TripMenu and IE Alumni) The Challenge Week is approaching for the International MBA students, we present TripMenu, an IE Alumni start-ups that will be working side-by-side with current students during the Challenge Week. What is TripMenu? TripMenu is a platform that connects travellers with restaurants.…Details
Sara, what were you doing before the IMBA and what were your main reasons for going for it? Before starting the MBA, I was working in a CRM agency in Shanghai managing luxury client accounts. After two years, I knew I was ready to switch to the brand side, but the lack of a formal…Details
A Mindset that can change the World through Social Responsibility – The Story of IE IMBA alumna Yvonne Krywyj (Post 2/2)
….Part 2 of Yvonne´s story…. ….A prolonged job search followed, but after my previous experiences in South Africa and Tunisia, it was only natural that I would end up back in Africa. I’m not sure if I picked the continent or if it picked me. I ended up working at an organization called CMAP, a…Details
A Mindset that can change the World through Social Responsibility – The Story of IE IMBA alumna Yvonne Krywyj (Post 1/2)
Once upon a time, there was a government lawyer who was very unfulfilled in her career. She wanted to transition into a career in social business, specifically geared towards poverty alleviation in developing countries, despite lacking any relevant work experience. So she went on a journey from Washington, DC, to Port Harcourt, Nigeria, with several…Details
Meet Mariana, 2013 International MBA graduate from Mexico City as she speaks about why she chose IE Business School and gives her advice to future students of this program.
Meet Chloé, who graduated from the International MBA in 2011, and hear why she chose this particular MBA program and IE Business School, how she was involved with Net Impact activities and find out what she’s up to 2 years after graduation.