BCom Alumni

Why does advertising matter? FreeWheel Europe knows

Published: 4Jul2017

The FreeWheel Council for Premium Video has been a thought-leadership player in North America since 2015, educating stakeholders on the differences and benefits of premium video, from marketing to...

Desautels alumnus named new president of CFA Montreal

Published: 4Jul2017

Frederick Chenel (BCom'04) has big plans for CFA Montreal. As the Association’s new president, his goal is to up its exposure, both at home and on the world stage. He’ll be doing this by bringing...

Desautels alumni included on Canada’s 2017 Top 40 Under 40 list

Published: 29Jun2017

According to a piece at BNN.ca, over 900 nominations have been reviewed and pared down to the final Canada’s 2017 Top 40 Under 40 list. The list is a roundup of some of Canada’s most outstanding...

For a Desautels alumna, the road to the Bermuda Bar was a bumpy ride

Published: 28Jun2017

Alexis Haynes (BCom'08) had a degree from Desautels and a plan. Then life got in the way: in quick succession, her sister and father both fell sick, and her mother suffered a seizure that required...

Desautels alumnus named director at Sama Graphite Inc.

Published: 28Jun2017

Desautels alumnus Yves Grou (BCom’77, DPA’78) has been appointed to Sama Graphite Inc’s Board of Directors, effective June 14, 2017. Mr. Grou has pertinent experience, which makes him a good fit...

Desautels alumnus Peter Cundhill was a Canadian Warren Buffett

Published: 28Jun2017

According to an op-ed in The Chronicle Journal, Desautels alumnus Peter Cundill (BCom’60) was an investor’s investor. He was inspired by Benjamin Graham’s investment philosophy, and used it to...

International consulting firm names Desautels alumnus as senior VP

Published: 21Jun2017

Desautels alumnus Fadi Kassatly (BCom'95) has been promoted to senior VP for the Middle East and North Africa area of management consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton. He brings two decades’ worth of...

Two Desautels alumni among 2017 inductees in McGill Sports Hall of Fame

Published: 20Jun2017

The 2017 inductees into the McGill Sports Hall of Fame have been announced. Since the Hall’s inauguration in 1996, there have been 139 inductees named; this year’s slate of six includes two...

The future of retail, according to a Desautels alumna

Published: 15Jun2017

Jaclyn Ling (BCom’14) writes for Betakit.com that the future of retail looks entirely different, and you can glance at what’s happening in the chatbot space to see where we’re headed. She points to...

For recession-wary restaurateurs, specialised customer service is the key

Published: 13Jun2017

In a recent piece for Food NewsFeed, Desautels alumnus Josh Ostrega (BCom'98) says that today’s slumping full-service restaurant scene needs to get its groove back. Pressured on one side by fast...

Pages