Alumni News

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

October 22, 2019
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São Paulo-based Nubank, valued at $10 billion, is disrupting the region’s banking sector.
A man checks his mobile phone as a woman riding a bike passes next to a big Brazilian flag in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Credit: Reuters/Nacho Doce
October 18, 2019
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At the 2019 fall reunion weekend, seven people received alumni volunteer and faculty awards for their contributions to the school.
Award recipients stand with Dean Jonathan Levin. Credit: Stacy Geiken
October 18, 2019
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How a nonprofit gave birth to a company that aims to disrupt Big Pharma.
Grace Wilsey receiving care at Stanford. Credit: Tom Hood
October 18, 2019
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In his quest to cure his daughter’s ultra-rare disease, Matt Wilsey might also be changing the way drugs are made.
Grace Wilsey. Credit: Tom Hood
September 26, 2019
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A family restaurant business honors its past while eyeing the future.
 Ryan Wilson. Credit: Mike Brown
September 26, 2019
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A family restaurant business honors its past while eyeing the future.
 Ryan Wilson. Credit: Mike Brown
September 20, 2019
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For the CEO of Beanfields, it’s the people.
Arnulfo Ventura. Credit: Mike Brown
September 20, 2019
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For the CEO of Beanfields, it’s the people.
Arnulfo Ventura. Credit: Mike Brown
September 5, 2019
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An expert on political economy explains what healthy trade relations look like and how China could exploit Trump’s vulnerability.
Flags of U.S. and China are displayed. Credits: Reuters/Jason Lee
August 30, 2019
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To sustain the behaviors that helped you reach a goal, think about the achievement as a journey rather than a destination.
A man runs steps for a workout. Credit: Reuters/Kevin Lamarque
August 29, 2019
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Management professor George Foster awarded for outstanding service and contributions to Australia.
George Foster | Madeline Ellerm
August 28, 2019
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On this podcast episode, the chairman emeritus of Nike discusses the roots of his competitive drive.
Phil Knight, MBA ’62, visited Stanford GSB as part of the View From The Top speaker series in 2019.
August 15, 2019
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Stanford GSB’s ACT program sends alumni into social impact organizations to strategically solve problems and plan for growth.
Illustration of two hands shaking to connect teams. Credit: Jud Guitteau
August 9, 2019
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Sarah Craig, MSx ’18, is developing a community-supported approach to innovation in education in Virginia.
SIF Fellow Sarah Craig, MSx ’18, Credit: Stacy Geiken
June 27, 2019
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From interviewing Uber’s CEO to leading a global study trip, Stanford GSB’s graduating class share a few of their favorite moments as students.
Tawanda Mahere. Credit: Tricia Seibold
June 18, 2019
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Lord Browne of Madingley, MS ’81 and former CEO of BP, advised graduates to embrace that which makes them different.
Lord Browne of Madingley, MS ’81 and former CEO of BP. Credit: Saul Bromberger
May 13, 2019
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The former naval aviator has quietly counseled countless Stanford vets during their transition from military to civilian life.
Hank Scherf. 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