Category: Bayes Business School Alumni Stories

An inspirational fight against pollution: CLEAN AIR

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Inspired by the courage of his grandmother, Jennie Shearan, who campaigned tirelessly for environmental justice in her neighbourhood, Gianfranco Rosolia (Executive MBA, 2016) has penned her story in a recently published book, CLEAN AIR. It explores the many challenges she faced and the strong perseverance she had to continue campaigning for a better quality of…Continue Reading An inspirational fight against pollution: CLEAN AIR

Treeapp cofounder makes prestigious Forbes 30 under 30 list

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We were delighted to recently catch up with Jules Buker (BSc Hons Management, 2017), who was named alongside his two TreeApp cofounders on the Forbes 30 under 30 list earlier this year! The team were recognised in the social impact category, after they created a sustainable app that enables people to plant a tree for…Continue Reading Treeapp cofounder makes prestigious Forbes 30 under 30 list

The Ultimate Relationship…the one with yourself

As ‘The Ultimate Relationship…the one with yourself. Insights and epiphanies of a 21st century woman‘ has recently been published, we caught up with its author, Fiona Price (Marketing MBA, 1984) to find out more about the book and how the experiences included might help others. We also discussed her impressive career, from a busy life…Continue Reading The Ultimate Relationship…the one with yourself

Taxis in Thailand

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Sarayut Rueangsuwan (Finance, 2013) recently won the Business and Innovation Award at the British Council Study UK Alumni Awards in Thailand. As co-founder of novel taxi business, CABB TAXI, Sarayut has been recognised for his efforts in improving transport services in Bangkok by providing convenient and affordable taxis. “We use a unique type of car,…Continue Reading Taxis in Thailand

Understanding uncertainty

We recently spoke to Bruce Garvey (Administrative Sciences MBA, 1974) about the publication of his new book on uncertainty, his studies and how to make the most of an MBA. Congratulations on the upcoming release of your new book: UNCERTAINTY DECONSTRUCTED – A Guidebook for Decision Support Practitioners. Please tell us about it. This book…Continue Reading Understanding uncertainty

In conversation with George Georgiou (MSc Management, 2013)

We caught up with George Georgiou (MSc Management, 2013) to discuss his new innovative startup,  Tourmeric, which provides personalised daily walking tours through your smart phone. He also told us about his time at Bayes and the skills he developed while studying, which have helped him to get to where he is today.  Please tell…Continue Reading In conversation with George Georgiou (MSc Management, 2013)

Studying, shipping and Singapore…meet Alumni Ambassador Punit Oza (MSc Shipping, Trade and Finance, 1999)

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We recently spoke to Punit Oza (MSc Shipping, Trade and Finance, 1999) about becoming CEO of new business entity ‘Wiz Bulk’, his time studying at Bayes and his role as an Alumni Ambassador in Singapore.  Congratulations on becoming the CEO of Wiz Bulk! Please tell us all about it and what you hope to achieve…Continue Reading Studying, shipping and Singapore…meet Alumni Ambassador Punit Oza (MSc Shipping, Trade and Finance, 1999)

What Bayes MSc in International Accounting and Finance means to me

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We recently caught up with Norah A. Alowidy (MSc in International Accounting and Finance, 2014) on why she chose to study at Bayes, how it has helped her career progression and any advice she would give to prospective students. What motivated you to study International Accounting and Finance? When did you first become interested in…Continue Reading What Bayes MSc in International Accounting and Finance means to me

My first job after graduation…and how I got there

We’re delighted to introduce you to Junaid Malik (Accounting and Finance, 2021). Following graduation, Junaid registered with the City Careers Service to help him find a suitable role in financial accounting and taxation. Find out more about his experience of studying at Bayes and how he found employment…   Can you tell us what you’re…Continue Reading My first job after graduation…and how I got there

In conversation with Jamal Al Mahamid (Executive MBA, 2010), CEO of Palmira Software House

Following recent success for Palmira Software House, a digital transformation services provider, we caught up with its CEO, Jamal Al Mahamid (Executive MBA, 2010) to find out why the company has achieved so much and how its operations have continued through the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. It was also great to find out more about Jamal’s…Continue Reading In conversation with Jamal Al Mahamid (Executive MBA, 2010), CEO of Palmira Software House