The Finance Association is run by three student officers: President, Vice President, and Director of Finance.
Anton is an MBA student with an emphasis in corporate finance. Last summer he interned at Agilent Technologies in the treasury department, assisting with the spin-off of their electronic measurement group into Keysight Technologies. After completing his MBA, Anton will continue his work with Keysight Technologies in a corporate financial strategy role. Anton received his undergraduate degree from San Diego State University in business management and energy studies. During his time there he also played on the D1 rugby team – with a Final 4 appearance in his junior year. Anton looks to use the Finance Association as a means to challenge the GSM student body through interactive events, projects, and speakers. Along with his professional life Anton enjoys hunting, snowboarding and simply being in the mountains.
Michael grew up in Berkeley, Calif., and received his BA in international relations from Tufts University with honors in 2006. Michael also was a varsity athlete, playing four years of soccer, and took a semester leave to play in Holland. After Tufts, Michael worked in management consulting for six years on both the project and commercial sides across healthcare, energy, and tech, for example. Michael has also worked in the nonprofit arena helping urban youth through soccer. At UC Davis he is working toward a career combating climate change through the finance of renewable energy and clean tech. When not working, he enjoys live music, urban gardening, backpacking and diving.
Nelson Du is a first-year MBA with a concentration in finance and marketing. He received his bachelor’s in Economics from UC Davis in 2008. Nelson is a licensed CPA and has experience in public accounting in tax, audit and consulting from working at Archibald M. Sam & Co., CPAs in San Francisco, and will be interning with Wells Fargo’s Commercial Banking division. In his free time Nelson enjoys playing basketball and traveling.
(Davis, Calif.) – With a joint goal of speeding the transfer of new technologies from the laboratory to the commercial marketplace, the UC Davis Graduate School of Management, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories have announced a new partnership for researchers to develop their entrepreneurial skills.
What opportunities, decisions, events have shaped your professional life?
My career path has been a climb across a jungle gym rather than a tangent up a corporate ladder. As a child, I used to thumb through the three-inch JCPenney catalogue, picking out the professional women who I would grow to be. I wanted to rule the world from a corner office in a suit and heels. I wanted to shed my humble origins and become Corporate Barbie.
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.