Success story: Julian Nagel launches fashion line


It’s hip to be square. That’s the inspiration behind the sleek fashion concept of a clothing label Julian Philipp Nagel (GSB’14) co-founded with his brother and two friends this June. Its name? Mepadi, for MEat PAcking DIstrict, where the business idea originally hatched. A German business with offices in Berlin and New York, the first collection […]

Success story: LSE accepts Kabir Mehta into masters program

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Kabir Mehta GSB’14 sees his future career as one that combines regulation, economics and international relations. His acceptance into the MSc Regulation program at the London School of Economics and Political Science—specifically, in the environmental regulation stream—will make it possible to cultivate his interests in the greening of international society and environmental diplomacy. Kabir got a taste of […]

Success story: UBS recruits Jane Gannon as summer intern

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Jane Gannon (GSB ’16) has spent her summer learning about the operations and culture of a financial services firm from the inside out, courtesy of an internship she landed in the compliance department at UBS. “Being a compliance intern is something different than your typical finance internship,” said the Long Island native. “It adds a […]

Success story: Fellowships prepare Sama Habib for Foreign Service


Promoting peace and equality in the world regardless of gender, religion or class is Sama Habib’s dream. Two prestigious fellowships she was recently awarded will help Sama accomplish her future goals and gain experiences second to none in foreign affairs. This summer, Sama (GSB ’14) will intern at the U.S. Embassy in London, sponsored by […]

Success story: Suliman Al Aujan to intern at Credit Suisse


After working for Bank of America Merrill Lynch for three terms beginning in his freshman year, Suliman Al Aujan (GSB ’15) discovered his interest lies in alternative investments. “Through my involvement in the Alternative Investment Club at Fordham, I network with some of the brightest minds on Wall Street,” he explained. Credit Suisse was among […]

Success story: Vonmarie Thomas on Brazilian bread and BDO

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When Vonmarie Thomas (GSB ’14) traveled to Brazil as part of her Emerging Markets Financial Modeling course, she didn’t only learn about finance. She discovered the joy of Pao de Queijo, the signature cheese bread of Brazil, which she has since learned to make in her own kitchen. Vonmarie will apply the same recipe for […]

Success story: “People skills” land Francesca Forlivio a job in HR


Francesca Forlivio (GSB’14) is proof that dreams really do come true. After interning for four consecutive summers at The John M. Glover Insurance Agency in South Norwalk, Connecticut, Francesca was offered a full-time position in the human resources department. What sealed the deal? In addition to her dedication to her internships, Francesca didn’t hide her […]

Success story: Ali Rizvi joins Deloitte’s AERS advisory team

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Reducing risk is Ali Rizvi’s mission in his new position as an advisory consultant in Deloitte’s AERS advisory department. Ali, who graduated in December 2013, said the position matches perfectly with his interest in finance and technology. “We work closely with high level officials to control and reduce risk,” he explained, adding that the fields […]

Success story: Jennifer Wang to intern at Citibank this summer


Jennifer Wang (GSB ’15) will soon get an inside view of what it’s like to work at a global bank—the career she looks forward to after she graduates. In Citibank’s ten-week internship program, Jennifer will work with management teams in the investment banking division, receive technical training and have an opportunity to further develop her communication […]

Success story: Emily Osman to intern as J.P. Morgan Summer Analyst


Finance major Emily Osman (GSB ’15) has been working toward a summer internship as a sales and trading analyst at JP Morgan since her freshman year in college. The main attraction? An opportunity to get hands-on experience and an inside view of the many different possibilities for her future career in the financial services industry. […]