MBA Alumni

Seeds of Change campaign helps Lebanese students in wake of Beirut explosions

Published: 21Jan2021

When alumnus Jade Dagher (MBA’95) realized the pressure placed on over 300 Lebanese students studying at McGill by the tragic Beirut explosions on August 4, 2020, he moved into action. An active...

MBA alumna named one of Canada’s most powerful women of 2020

Published: 7Dec2020

The Desautels Faculty of Management congratulates Sonya Branco (MBA’06) for being named one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women of 2020 in the “C-Suite Executives” category. Released by the...

MBA alumnus named Executive VP of Desjardins Group

Published: 1Dec2020

Congratulations to Jean-Yves Bourgeois (MBA’93) for his recent appointment to the role of Executive Vice President, Business Services of the Desjardins Group, the world’s sixth largest cooperative...

Desautels alumna appointed Director General of Dawson College

Published: 27Nov2020

Congratulations to Diane Gauvin (BCom'93, MBA’96) on her appointment to a five-year term as Director General of Dawson College. With 23 years of leadership experience at Dawson College under her...

MBA alumnus leverages expertise to support SMEs in Quebec’s agri-food sector

Published: 27Nov2020

Eric Waterman (MBA’04) was recently named Vice-President for Agribusiness at Inno-center, a Montreal-based consulting firm. Waterman brings more than 20 years of experience in operational marketing...

MBA alumna drives advancement in virus research

Published: 20Nov2020

In his regular Forbes column, Professor Karl Moore profiles Inez Jabalpurwala (BA’89, MA’91, MBA’01), global director of the Viral Neuro Exploration, known as “VINEx,” a private initiative that...

MBA Japan alumnus realizes dream of opening eco-tourism resort

Published: 19Nov2020

Canadian entrepreneur Stéphane Beaulieu (MBA’19) recently opened the eco-friendly Yuzkyu Resort near Mount Daigenta in Yuzawa, Japan. Beaulieu’s brainchild capitalizes on the surging popularity of ...

MBA alumnus appointed Chairman of the Board for leading biotech company

Published: 12Nov2020

Donald Olds (MSc’88, MBA’91) will leverage his vast experience as a life science executive, entrepreneur, and nonprofit board director in his new role as Chairman of the Board of Directors for...

MBA alumnus Philip Jenkins pays it forward with leadership and diversity scholarship

Published: 18Sep2020

“Talent is equally distributed across the population but unfortunately opportunity is not,” says Phil Jenkins, a McGill Engineering and MBA graduate who established the Philip Earle Jenkins MBA...


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