The Finance Association is run by three student officers: President, Vice President, and Director of Finance.
Jason Liu is a 2016 MBA Candidate with a focus on corporate finance and innovation. Jason received his undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley with a double major in Economics and Statistics. Prior to the GSM, he worked in commercial banking as a Financial Analyst. Jason hopes to use his knowledge of the industry to not only help students understand, but successfully recruit a corporate finance internship. In addition to his duties as the President of the Finance Association, Jason is also the Director of Finance for the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Association. Outside of work, Jason enjoys playing tennis, playing music, and eating new foods.
Peter Barrick works as Summer Associate at Wells Fargo Commercial Banking and pursues a MBA in Finance. Prior to Business School, Barrick served in the United States Marine Corps as a Jet Aviator and Forward Air Controller. He flew combat missions with VMAQ-1 supporting Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan. Barrick also coordinated and controlled aircraft for 1st Battalion, 2nd Marines, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit in Africa and the Middle East. He ended his military career as a Fleet Replacement Squadron Instructor, teaching student aviators how to fly and fight the EA6B Prowler. Additionally, Barrick captained UC Davis Men’s Soccer Team, during his undergraduate studies. His interests include: family, wine, golf, and following Manchester United Football Club.
Parker grew up in Northern California and received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Saint Mary’s College of California. An avid cyclist and bike racer, he finds Davis to be a great community to live in. Parker has worked in both energy and life sciences, where he held roles in business analytics. During his MBA, Parker is working to transition to a career in finance. Outside of the curriculum, he has led a team competing in the CFA Research Challenge and participated in a pro-bono financial consulting project. This summer, Parker will be interning for NextEra Energy in Palm Beach, Florida working in corporate finance.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Part-Time MBA program offered in Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area is ranked among the top 9% in the U.S., according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings.
At No. 29, this is the fourth consecutive year the UC Davis Part-Time MBA program is among the top AACSB International-accredited part-time MBA programs surveyed. This year, there were 323 part-time MBA programs surveyed.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s Full-Time MBA program is ranked among the premier business schools in the nation for the 20th consecutive year, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.
U.S. News’ latest ranking places the Full-Time MBA program at No. 48, placing it among the top 10% of the 464 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International’s accredited full-time MBA programs surveyed.
Key statistics from the School’s Full-Time MBA ranking include:
(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.