Desautels MBAs sweep top spots at sustainable business competition

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TEAM PATRIMONEY, awarded 1st place and Coaching Award for “Investable Business Idea”
TEAM BABUSHKA, awarded 2nd place and Coaching Award for “Coachable Business Idea”
TEAM PATRIMONEY, awarded 1st place and Coaching Award for “Investable Business Idea”
TEAM BABUSHKA, awarded 2nd place and Coaching Award for “Coachable Business Idea”

Congratulations to Desautels MBA students who won first and second place at the John Molson Sustainable Business Plan Competition, along with the two coach’s awards.

The competition unfolded on October 27 among eight teams from McGill, Concordia and HEC Montréal collectively.

Read a summary of the team members and their winning proposals below.


TEAM PATRIMONEY, awarded 1st place and Coaching Award for “Investable Business Idea”

Patrimoney – a platform that provides undocumented immigrants in North America with access to financial services

Members:

  • Michael Aziz
  • Graeme Denhoff-Ball
  • Salvador Sanchez

TEAM BABUSHKA, awarded 2nd place and Coaching Award for “Coachable Business Idea”

Babushka – a business that provides Arts and Technology classes for elderly people while offering first and meaningful job experiences for youth

Members:

  • Laura Botelho de Carvalho
  • Anastasia Budaeva
  • Paulo Caputo