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

By Liz Rosenberg   |   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.

Six Questions for Laura Teclemariam, Electronic Arts

By Susan Petty   |   4/25/2019
Laura Teclemariam, EMBA 18, has redirected her career many times. She followed her Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering and computer science from the University of California, Irvine with ...

Experience best teacher for Haas finance fellow: Jake Wamala, MBA 19

By Liz Rosenberg   |   4/18/2019
If you want to harness the power of knowledge, you must acquire the wisdom to apply it correctly. Take chess for example.

Leading through empowerment: Conor Farese, MBA 19

By Liz Rosenberg   |   4/15/2019
When Conor Farese, MBA 19, was invited to speak at a recent Days at Haas, it caused him to ponder his role as a campus leader.