MSM Alumni

MSM alumni regularly hit the news for their achievements or appointments. Below you can find a selection of MSM Alumni in the media.

We highly encourage our alumni to share their news and news articles in which they are featured. Please send (links to) these articles to marketing_communications@msm.nl

Date Link to article Description
13 November 2018 Meet the new Cabinet of Bhutan In the new Bhutanese cabinet, MSM MBA alumnus Lyonpo Jai Bir Rai is the Minister of Education
9 November 2018

My role is to boost the morale of our teachers: Education minister

Interview with the new Minister of Education in Bhutan, Mr, Lyonpo Jai Bir Rai - MSM MBA alumnus
22 October 2018 A Solar Movement Grows in New York City MBA Alumnus T.R. Ludwig is the CEO of Brooklyn Solar Works, the installer of solar power in New York city and designer of the solar canopy.
20 August 2018
Lead by example, provide opportunities
 
Interview with MBA alumnus Suman Sharma who recently has been appointed CEO of Machhapuchchhre Bank Limited (MBL) in Nepal.
17 August 2018
Sherine El-Gendy is Advisor to the Minister of Communications and Information Technology
 
Announcement that MBA alumna Sherine El-Gendy has been appointed Advisor to the Minister of Communications and Information Technology in Egypt (original article in Arabic).
17 July 2018

Changes in BP structures in Poland

MSM MBA alumnus Bogdan Kucharski appointed President of BP Poland.

16 July 2018

Young Top 2018 Managers: Corina Chiorean, CEO, g7

Interview with Corina Chiorean, Executive MBA alumna Romania
27 June 2018

Mashreq Bank names new CEO for Egypt

Mashreq Bank has appointed MSM MBA alumnus Amr El Bahey as its new CEO and country head in Egypt
18 April 2018

SAP Launches New Egyptian Investment Plan to Catalyze Egypt Vision 2030

MSM MBA alumna Hoda Mansour Appointed as Managing Director of SAP Egypt
26 April 2018

Tomasz Prystacki został powołany na stanowisko prezesa i dyrektora generalnego Fresenius Medical Care Polska i Fresenius Nephrocare Polska

MSM MBA Alumnus Tomasz Prystacki was appointed the President and CEO of Fresenius Medical Care Polska and Fresenius Nephrocare Polska.
25 January 2018

George Shumbusho named new Mkombozi bank MD

MSM/ESAMI MBA alumnus George Shumbusho has been appointed Managing Director of the Mkombozi commercial Bank in Tanzania
4 December 2017

President Barrow appoints new Interior minister

MBA Alumnus Habib Saihou Drammeh has been appointed Minister of Interior in Gambia
3 Augustus 2017

Telkom Kenya Appoints Former KPTC Employee as Chief Human Resources Officer

MBA Alumna Catherine Olaka has been appointed Chief Human Resources Officer at Telkom Kenya
30 May 2017

Mongolian national named new World Bank Country Manager for Kyrgyzstan

MBA Alumna Bolormaa Amgaabazar bas been named the new World Bank's Country Manager for the Kyrgyz Republic
24 May 2017

Jaime Salomón es el nuevo viceministro de Desarrollo e Infraestructura Agraria y Riego

The Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (Minagri)in Peru appointed industrial engineer Jaime Oswaldo Salomón new deputy Minister of Development and Agrarian Infrastructure and Irrigation. Mr. Salomón owns a Master’s in Philosophy from MSM

15 May 2017

WatchShop.ro takes CEO of Bancpost

Dragos Diaconu, graduated from the Executive MBA of MSM Romania in 2016, is the new CEO of WatchShop.ro , one of the largest online stores in Romania of original watches. In his new position, Dragos is responsible for the company’s growth strategy and strengthening its leading position in the market and the development of value-added services segment for customers.

25 April 2017

Normand Barahona appointed Atento Managing Director in Peru

MSM MBA alumnus, Mr. Normand Barahona has been appointed Managing Director of Atento in Peru. Atento is the largest provider of customer relationship management and business process outsourcing services in Latin America, and among the top three providers globally,

28 October 2016

Hainan Airlines oprichter neemt fors belang in Hilton

The rticle refers to Hainan Airlines buying a 25 percent stake in Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc.  Chinese Hainan Airlines Chinese has been founded by and is under leadership of MSM MBA alumnus Mr. Chen Feng.

16 Augustus 2016 X5 Retail Group announces senior management team appointments

X5 Retail Group N.V., a leading Russian food retailer announces appointments to the senior management team. MSM MBA alumnus Dmitry Gimmelberg has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), with effect from 17 August.

8 July 2016

Santiago Vázquez: “Hay una guerra entre grupos económicos farmacéuticos por tener el control de la compra pública”

On 26 March 2015 economist and MSM MBA alumnus Santiago Vasquez Cazar has been appointed as the General Director of the National Public Procurement Service by the President of Ecuador, Mr. Rafael Correa.
Previously Mr. Vasquez served as the National Deputy Secretary of Planning. In this article Mr. Vasquez is interviewed on the medicine auctions in Ecuador.

7 July 2016

HNA Group gedeiht mit buddhistischem Beistand

Article describes worldwide success of Chinese HNA group which has been founded by and is under leadership of MSM MBA alumnus Mr. Chen Feng.

5 June 2016 Jaiz Bank appoints Usman, MD

Appointment of MSM alumnus Mr. Hassan Usman as Managing Director of Jaiz Bank plc

31 May 2016

Stefan Slavnicu, CTO Orange: Vrem sa crestem acoperirea rurala. In urban continuam sa ne extindem in interiorul cladirilor

Interview with CTO Orange Romania Mr. Stefan Slavnicu, MSM Executive MBA Alumnus, about the 4G expansion plans of Orange in Romania.

29 May 2016

El gurú boliviano de los negocios en Centroamérica

MSM MBA alumnus Marcelo Alemán is the current director of Tigo, the number one telecom company in El Salvador. The magazine El Economista has added him to the Top 100 Business gurus in Central America. This article features an interview with Mr. Alemán.

25 May 2016

Vinh Hoan replaces CEO with former sales director Ngo Vi Tam Nguyen

Vietnamese pangasius farming company Vinh Hoan has named Ms. Ngo Vi Tam Nguyen, its former sales and marketing director, as its new CEO. Vinh Hoan is one of Vietnam’s largest seafood exporters and its largest pangasius exporter. Ms. Ngo Vi Tam Nguyen is an MSM MBA alumna.

25 February 2016

Rwanda: There Is No Shortcut to Success – Ingabire

Interview with MSM MBA alumna Ange Ingabire about starting her own company Azzi Products Ltd., a Rwandan cosmetics brand.
23 February 2016

It won’t just be an excursion, new KTB boss declares

Interview with Jacinta Mbithi, MSM EP alumna, about her appointment as Acting Managing Director of the Kenya Tourism Board.

8 February 2016

Silviu Popa este noul președinte al CNSC

Appointment of Mr. Silviu Popa as the new President for CNSC, the National Council for Solving Complaints in Romania. Mr. Silviu Popa is an MSM MBA alumnus.

30 December 2015

University Meets Microfinance (UMM) Presents its 2015 Master Award Winners

MSM MBA alumnus Abdul-Nasiru Iddrisu Alhassan has won the 2015 University Meets Microfinance Master Award for his MSM master thesis: “The value of skills training in the improvement of the socio-economic status of Microfinance beneficiaries: A case study at Grameen Ghana“.

13 March 2015

Cecilia Riva Zaferson, nueva Gerente de Marketing de General Motors Perú

Cecilia Riva Zaferson has been appointed as the new Marketing Manager of General Motors in Peru, as part of the firm’s strategic plans for 2015. Cecilia graduated in 2007 from the joint MBA program offered by MSM and CENTRUM Católica in Peru.

27 June 2013

SRDC’s President to Attend “Global Power Shift” Summit in Istanbul

MSM MBA alumnus and President of the Social Research and Development Center (SRDC) in Yemen, Mr. Moneer Al-Omari attended the Global Power Shift Summit in Istanbul, Turkey, to promote initiatives to to combat climate change.