by Roger Halualani MBA 91| President, GSM Alumni Association
Over the past few years, the GSM Alumni Association’s board of directors experienced significant changes under the leadership of John Argo MBA 04 and Brian Hoblit MBA 07. I am honored to follow in their footsteps.
For those who are unsure who is on the current board, our current roster is below. We have a strong and diverse board who have the necessary skills and insights, as well as talent and enthusiasm, to take us and the School to new heights.
“Financial Institutions and Financial Stability” is the fourth annual conference hosted by the School’s finance group. Organized by Professor Robert Marquez, the invitation-only forum brings together top researchers to present their latest insights on regulatory reform for financial intermediaries, the past and future role of capital for banks, crisis resolution, and liquidity provision by financial institutions. Speakers from Duke University, New York University, the University of Washington, the International Monetary Fund, and the Federal Reserve Bank will share insights from their latest research, with topics ranging from the response of banks to aid provided to them by the government, to the role capital plays at financial intermediaries, among others.
UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark
Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.