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MBA admissions process continues remotely during COVID-19 measures

By Haas School of Business   |   3/19/2020
Updated March 24, 2020 - With current health and safety recommendations designed to slow the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) and to protect the health and well-being of students, faculty, staff, and ...

How Uber's Senior Marketing Insights Manager bridged passions for people and storytelling—and made it a career

By Om Chitale   |   2/27/2020
With an educational background in anthropology and film, Joanna Shujman, MBA 17, had a passion for people and storytelling. After working in human capital consulting for several years, she came back for an MBA ...

Take 5 with Clark Kellogg

By Om Chitale   |   1/02/2020
A founding partner of The Berkeley Innovation Group, Clark Kellogg has been a pioneer in design thinking. Here the Berkeley MBA lecturer talks about what he teaches: the relevance of creativity and innovation ...

How Elisabeth Diana went from Haas alumna to Instagram’s Head of Global Communications

By Brittany Voris   |   9/30/2019
Elisabeth Diana, MBA 08, is blunt when asked about her journey from business school to becoming head of Instagram Communications.

Berkeley entrepreneur turns to search funds for a place to call home

By Liz Rosenberg   |   7/15/2019
Jeff Oldenburg, MBA 18, is a “searcher.” As co-founder of The Tusker Fund, he’s in the process of finding a business to buy with the help of financial backers. The model is called a search fund, and it’s ...

Taking a big risk to do great things along a 100-year time horizon

By Liz Rosenberg   |   6/27/2019
How did a guy who launched his career trading derivatives during the great recession, then dove into hydraulic fracking, end up on the cutting edge of cleantech immersed in neural networks and deep learning?

Improving healthcare equity and access for women

By Liz Rosenberg   |   6/20/2019
What happens when an entrepreneurial spirit collides with the Berkeley MBA concurrent degree program? For the answer, consider the career of Amy Fan, MBA/MPH 19, co-founder of Twentyeight Health.

For Adrian Williams, MBA 18, his MBA was about sharpening a blade in his tool set

By Liz Rosenberg   |   6/03/2019
Adrian Williams is fresh from working on a slew of deals at Credit Suisse where he is a dedicated investment banker. But whatever you do, don’t put him in a box. He loves art, music, and literature and has ...

Bosun Adebaki, MBA 19, plans a career legacy that goes beyond himself

By Liz Rosenberg   |   5/13/2019
At the end of the day, full-time Berkeley MBA student Bosun Adebaki, MBA 19, would like his career legacy to be one in which he leaves the business world a better place.

Noa Elan’s marketing odyssey from selling soap to the ride of her life at Lyft

By Liz Rosenberg   |   5/02/2019
Noa Elan’s career has unfolded a bit like the title of the Grateful Dead album – what a long strange trip it’s been.