Thesis Defense Presentation: Cheng Zhu


Ms. Cheng Zhu, a doctoral student at McGill University in the Operations Management area will be presenting her thesis defence entitled:

Desautels welcomes Yalmaz Siddiqui as latest Global Expert

Published: 14Aug2017

Yalmaz Siddiqui is Vice President of Corporate Sustainability at MGM Resorts International.  He started this role in May 2016 and is responsible for leading a range of environmental sustainability...

Integrated fleet mix and routing decision for hazmat transportation: A developing country perspective

Published: 10Aug2017

Authors: Anand Kumar, Debjit Roy, Vedat Verter and Dheeraj Sharma Publication: European Journal of Operational Research, Forthcoming Abstract:

Second cohort of MMF students dive right in

Published: 10Aug2017

Since starting up in July, the second cohort of the Masters of Management in Finance program is in full swing....

Aldo Bensadoun and the company he turned into a big-league player

Published: 8Aug2017

Aldo Bensadoun (BCom’64) founded Aldo Shoes as a Le Château exclusive in 1972, then opened the first standalone ALDO store in 1987. Today, the ALDO Group is a major player in the shoe field, with...

To realise your potential, be fully engaged.

Published: 8Aug2017

A piece in Forbes co-authored by Desautels professor Karl Moore and Sandoz executive Vincenzo Ciampi (BCom’94) says that it takes a sense of purpose to realise one’s career potential....

Improved scale and production set to open up edible cricket market

Published: 8Aug2017

When Aspire Food Group started operations in 2013 under co-founder Mohammed Ashour (MSc’11, MDCM’15), the field it was playing on was wide open. Insects are a viable food source across much of the...

Montreal shoe giant ALDO agrees to buy the shoes and accessories part of the Camuto Group’s business

Published: 7Aug2017

A news release at reveals that Montreal-based footwear giant ALDO is set to buy the shoes and accessories side of the Camuto Group. The deal plays nicely into ALDO’s expansion...

A little adrenaline goes a long way when it comes to business perspectives

Published: 7Aug2017

A blog post at looks at how adventure-seeking CEOs come at business from a more open, experimental angle....

After DavidsTea, Desautels alumnus goes for something new

Published: 7Aug2017

According to a recent piece in the Ottawa Business Journal, David Segal (BCom’04) knocked one out of the park with DavidsTea, and he bets he can do it again with salad. His new venture, Mad Radish,...