Quick Links

Usman W. Chohan

Desautels MBA Delivers the Global Leadership Lecture in Sydney, Australia

Fri, 2015-12-18 15:33

Usman W. Chohan, a graduate of Desautels MBA in Strategy and Leadership (2014) delivered the 2015 Foreign Affairs Lecture in the Global Leadership Program (GLP) at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. The lecture was titled "The World Bank and the New Dynamics of Development", and drew on Mr. Chohan's WB experience to map the development field, particularly in the context of emergent institutions such as AIIB. The lecture was praised for its cultural context, appeal to a young audience, and breadth of content.

Source Site: /desautels

The Green Bond: Coupling Sustainability with Finance

Fri, 2015-12-18 10:35

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from Desautels (2014) in Strategy and Leadership. He has served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute (WBI), and as Special Situations Analyst in Global Equities at Natcan Investment Management, investment arm of the National Bank of Canada. He has been a participant in various important climate initiatives in 2015 including the Pacific Island Development Forum (PIDF) 3rd Summit in Suva, Fiji.   

Source Site: /desautels

The Green Bond: Coupling Sustainability with Finance

Fri, 2015-12-11 16:58

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from Desautels (2014) in Strategy and Leadership. He has served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute (WBI), and as Special Situations Analyst in Global Equities at Natcan Investment Management, investment arm of the National Bank of Canada. He has been a participant in various important climate initiatives in 2015 including the Pacific Island Development Forum (PIDF) 3rd Summit in Suva, Fiji.   

Source Site: /desautels

Building Climate Resilient Green Blue Pacific Economies

Wed, 2015-09-16 11:24

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from Desautels (2014) in Strategy and Leadership.  He was an attendee the 3rd Pacific Climate Change Convention  of the Pacific Island Development Forum (PIDF); held in Suva, Fiji in September, 2015. He has previously served at the World Bank Institute and the National Bank of Canada.

Source Site: /desautels

Cultural Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets: Shalini Ganendra Fine Art

Thu, 2015-07-23 11:42

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from Desautels (2014) in Strategy and Leadership. In 2015, he collaborated with Datin Shalini Ganendra’s gallery and cultural center, Shalini Ganendra Fine Art (SGFA), headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has previously served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute, and as the Special Situations Analyst of Global Equities at Natcan Investment Management.

Source Site: /desautels

Total Assimilation Outcomes in Migration Studies

Fri, 2015-06-12 11:23

It is possible to be too successful as an immigrant group. Scholars of migration studies have come to identify a pattern of immigrant groups that are so successful that they assimilate into their new countries to the point of disappearing altogether, because overtime their outcome is such that they simply cannot be distinguished from the local population.

Source Site: /desautels

Feudalism and Macroeconomic Cannibalism

Fri, 2015-05-29 10:38

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from McGill University in Global Strategy and Leadership (2014). He has served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute (WBI) and as Special Situations Analyst in the Global Equities team at Natcan Investment Management.

Source Site: /desautels

Geostrategic Location and the Economic Center of Gravity of the World

Fri, 2015-05-01 12:55

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from McGill University in Global Strategy and Leadership (2014). He has served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute (WBI) and as Special Situations Analyst in the Global Equities team at Natcan Investment Management.

 

以史为鉴,可以知兴替

“Use History as a Mirror, and you will see the rise and fall [of nations]”

– Excerpt from Eulogy to Wei Zheng, Chancellor of the Tang Dynasty

 

Source Site: /desautels

Musicians Help Heal Wounds of Tragedy

Fri, 2015-01-23 16:09

Musicians are helping to heal the wounds of tragedy through artistic expression. In the heart-rending aftermath of the Taliban attack on Peshawar’s innocent schoolchildren, Pakistani musicians are using their art form to help the nation through its time of anguish. Foremost among these artists is Usman W. Chohan (Desautels MBA, 2014) through his project Urdudaan.

Source Site: /desautels