Alumni News

Browse or search the articles below and see what some Stanford GSB alumni have been up to professionally. 

April 23, 2019
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A student smashes stereotypes — starting with the virtual world.
Jess Adepoju. Credit: Kiefer Hickman
April 16, 2019
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These young entrepreneurs are Forbes 30 Under 30 2019 honorees.
Students walking in front of Stanford GSB campus. Credit: Elena Zhukova
April 12, 2019
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A Ukrainian native challenges the financial industry to lose its fear of decentralized transactions.
Igor Khmel. Credit: Arthur Bodnar
April 12, 2019
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Nova Credit, which began as a class project, helps immigrants and visitors to the U.S. bring their credit histories with them.
Illustration showing a man with a briefcase as a body running into red tape. Credit: Michael Morgenstern
April 11, 2019
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The man who helped Morgan Stanley enter the technology business discusses his early entry into tech finance and his ongoing devotion to the school that launched him.
Carter McClelland. Credit: Elena Zhukova
April 5, 2019
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Social entrepreneurs Daryn Dodson, MBA ’07, and Jenna Nicholas, MBA ’17, are building a more just, sustainable, and prosperous world — one community at a time.
Williamson, West Virginia. Credit: Travis DeWitz
March 29, 2019
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A Stanford doctoral student uses psychology to help low-income Americans become smarter about money.
Wendy De La Rosa. Credit: Kiefer Hickman
March 27, 2019
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These Stanford GSB women are changing their industries and their communities.
Two women talk together at the Accelerate women’s leadership program at Stanford GSB. Credit: Tricia Seibold
March 19, 2019
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Chesca Colloredo-Mansfeld’s journey from online retail to academia to a healthcare nonprofit has paid off in ways that can’t be measured.
Chesca Colloredo-Mansfield. Credit: Lissa Gotwals
March 6, 2019
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Stanford GSB faculty reveal the art of engineering entrepreneurialism within existing organizations.
Charles A. O'Reilly III and Amy Wilkinson. Credit: Drew Kelly
March 6, 2019
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This Stanford GSB graduate is sanguine about the best-selling wine brand that bears his name and has made millions of dollars — for someone else.
Charles Shaw. Credit: Tim Klein
March 1, 2019
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Tanzania’s Benjamin Fernandes took his Stanford MBA and went home.
Benjamin Fernandes. Credit: Drew Kelly
March 1, 2019
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The spark needed to ignite your next idea may be half a world away.
Amy Wilkinson, lecturer in management. Credit:
February 28, 2019
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“You have to make the magic happen,” says the winner of the Jerry I. Porras Latino Leadership Award.
Jessica Rodriguez. Credit: Jeffrey Salter
February 27, 2019
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New research shows political advertising’s hidden costs.
People silhouetted against an illuminated ad for Donald Trump. Credit: Reuters/Gretchen Ertl
February 22, 2019
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Do it early, do it thoughtfully, and avoid the pitfalls of being “crazy reactive.”
Illustrated figures shown on criss-crossing paths. Credit: Jing Jing Tsong
February 14, 2019
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“It doesn’t matter how many people hate your brand as long as enough people love it.”
Phil Knight, Nike cofounder. Credit: Stacy Geiken
February 4, 2019
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The senior vice president of strategy and development for the SF Giants carved her own niche in the competitive world of pro sports management.
January 31, 2019
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John Browne, Lord Browne of Madingley, MS ’81, will address graduating students in Stanford GSB’s Class of 2019.
 John Browne, Lord Browne of Madingley, MS ’81. Credit: Courtesy of L1 Energy
January 25, 2019
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Start-up founder Tony Aguilar learned to spot and combat natural bias to raise money for his mobile app.
Tony Aguilar, Chipper, Austin, Texas. Credit: Julia Robinson