The 2017 Darden Global MBA for Executives cohort is finishing up their India residency this week after a full schedule of courses, company visits, and cultural experiences. In addition to their courses, the GEMBA students enjoyed receptions with alumni and prospective students in India as well as visits with local and global business leaders.
Kristian Nielsen is an associate professor at Aalborg University in Denmark, where he earned his MSc. in Macroeconomics and Economic Policy in 2007. He attended a workshop at Darden and was motivated and inspired to to embark into the world of business research thereafter.
Zach Blackburn, a UVA alumni, serves in the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. He served on a rotation at Embassy Dakar last fall and now writes about his experiences at northern Senegal.