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Jordan Alexiev, MBA/MSF '03

Team Leader, Asset Allocation Research at Fidelity Investments

A native of Bulgaria, Jordan Alexiev earned a dual MBA/MSF from Boston College in 2003. His BC experience set him up for a successful career as a senior analyst in asset allocation research for Fidelity Investments. Read more»

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Eduardo Arango Vélez, MBA/MSF ’14

Derivatives Structuring and Sales (Rates) at Banco Santander

In today’s challenging economy, finding a job in the United States can be tricky for MBA students from other countries. But Eduardo Arango Velez, who hails from Colombia, faced no such difficulties. Read about Eduardo's journey.

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Meaghan Carey Eichmann, MBA '11

Group Manager - Financial Planning & Analysis at Target
Co-Founder at Style the Aisle

"I credit the coursework at the Carroll School with giving me new ways to look at business problems. The core curriculum introduced me to formal MBA structures and frameworks that you need to attack those problems and find solutions." Learn more ».

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Henry Cataldo, MBA '16

Senior Consultant

Henry Cataldo, MBA ’16, was ready to transition from investment banking into management consulting. With the skills he gained at Boston College and the support of the school’s alumni network, he landed a job at a top-tier consulting firm before graduation. Read more about how Henry made the most of his BC MBA experience.

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Gagan Chawla, MBA '02

Principal at Monitor Deloitte

Gagan Chawla launched a career in strategy consulting shorty after graduating from Boston College in 2002 with an MBA.  Two corporate acquisitions later, he's now a principal of a global consulting firm. Learn more about Gagan's story after graduation.

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Jose Colin, MBA '13

Senior Vendor Manager, Home Audio at Amazon

"I came to Boston College from Mexico City, where I worked in operations for a Mexican transnational company for eight years. I knew that a graduate degree in business was the best way to complement my work experience." Read more of Jose's story of success.

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Juan Concepcion, MBA/JD '03

Director of Policy and HR Compliance Counsel at MBTA

After studying at Boston College Law School, Juan made the decision to expand his knowledge base by pursuing his MBA at the Carroll School. He developed skills here that have helped him excel in his career and will help him in the future. Learn how Juan used his business knowledge in his career in law.


Kate Cox, MBA '09

Senior Director of Product Management, Stride Rite Children's Group Portfolio of Brands at Wolverine World Wide

Kate started her career in children’s publishing. With the help of a BC MBA, she now works as director of product and brand management for Stride Rite and Robeez at Wolverine World Wide. Read more»


Donald Hall, MBA '13

Real Estate Investment Analyst for Standard Life Investments

Donald leveraged the skills he gained at BC and the University’s powerful alumni network to land a job as a commercial real estate consultant at CoStar Portfolio Strategy. Learn more about Donald's career transition

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Joseph Hannasch, Part-Time MBA '11

Manager, International Contracts at GE Aviation

Joseph Hannasch sought an MBA to acquire business knowledge and facilitate his transition from military to civilian life. The Evening MBA Program allowed him to continue building his resume while working towards his degree. Learn more about Joseph's transition from Air Force to BC MBA student.

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Ran Harel, MBA/MSF '02

SVP of Acquisitions and Business Development at FARM Development, LLC

“Part of what makes BC unique is how easy it is to form close relationships with students, faculty, and alumni.” Nearly a decade after graduating, Harel says he’s still in touch with up to 20 classmates from the Carroll School. Learn more about Ran.

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Zach Hussain, MBA '15

Finance Rotational Business Analyst at Pfizer

Zach sought an MBA to build skills in business analytics, and chose Boston College because of its emphasis in this area. Zach will put his newfound skills to use in the Finance Leadership Program at Pfizer this year. Read more of Zach's story.

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Kristen A. Johnson, MBA '05

Vice President of Marketing at Fidelity Investments

When Kristen Johnson graduated from Princeton University, she went directly into the world of consulting. For five years, she worked with Fortune 500 companies to build effective institutional websites and other technology solutions. Learn why Kristen chose the BC MBA.

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Jim Kaloyanides, MBA '07

Vice President & General Manager at Slade Gorton

Jim Kaloyanides wasn’t sure what to expect when he started the full-time MBA program at the Carroll School. He was five years out of college and working his way up the corporate ladder at Staples when he decided to head back to school. Read about Jim's choice to join the BC community.

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Sarah Klopfer, MBA '16

HR Manager, Human Resources Leadership Development Program (HRLDP) at Johnson & Johnson

Sarah Klopfer, MBA ’16, came to Boston College with no experience in the health care industry. By the time she graduated with an MBA, she’d leveraged her coursework and the BC network to join a leadership management program with a health care powerhouse. Learn more»

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Liz Lentis, Part-Time MBA '13

Vice President Development at Chaucer Consulting

Liz was drawn to Boston College because of our strong academic reputation and great sense of community. She describes herself as having had a "full-time experience in a part-time setting" here at the Carroll School of Management. Read more about Liz's story as a Part-Time MBA student.

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Joanna Lippert, MBA '12

Brand Manager, RING POP & PUSH POP, The Topps Company

After several years in ad sales for the magazine industry, Joanna was working as the wholesale sales manager for a small boutique chocolate company in New York when she decided it was time to pursue a graduate degree in business. Read more about Joanna.

Eric Maskwa, MBA '17

Eric Maskwa, MBA '17

Sr. Associate in US-Advisory, PriceWaterhouseCoopers

With a chemical engineering degree from Columbia University, Eric has leveraged his skills gained and growing Boston College network to transition away from a technical path to M&A Advisory with PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Read more about Eric.

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Melissa MacPhee, MBA '14

Associate Brand Manager at Keurig Green Mountain Inc.

Melissa is the consummate example of a student who entered the BC MBA program with “soft skills” and emerged with the analytical and statistical skills needed to advance in a business world increasingly driven by Big Data. Read more about Melissa.

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Michelle Mittelsteadt, MBA '01

Principal at Ernst & Young, LLP

“The Carroll School was a great experience. I had a wonderful time there,” said Mittelsteadt, whose close friends from the BC MBA class of 2001 include godparents of two of her three children. Read more about why Michelle loves Boston College.

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Victoria Nguyen, MBA '16

Santa Ana, California

Victoria Nguyen, MBA ’16, moved to Boston from California in search of a new environment and a top-tier business school with Jesuit values. She found all that and more at Boston College. Read more about Victoria's experience in the BC MBA program.

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Eric Nyman, MBA '97

General Manager, USA at Hasbro

Eric Nyman likes to talk to students at the Carroll School, largely because it allows him to “reconnect with them as a mentor," the way others did for him when he studied at the Boston College. Read how Eric stays connected to the Carroll School.

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Matthew A. Rudnick, MBA '04

Head of Business Development at talkspace_

Matthew attributes much of his career success to having an MBA degree from the Boston College Carroll School of Management. "I owe so much to the Carroll School," he says. "I feel honored to have studied there.” Learn more about Matthew's success after BC.

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Amanda Scipione, Part-Time MBA '07

Vice President, Relationship Manager at Fidelity Investments

Amanda credits her successful post-graduation job search to the addition of the Carroll School of Management to her resume, and says the experience “opened my eyes to the power of the Boston College alumni network.” Learn about how Amanda used her network to her advantage.

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Matt Taylor, MBA/MSF '04

Divisional CFO (Senior Director of Finance & eCommerce Business Analysis) at

Being a “Double Eagle” was something that Matt never even questioned. After having completed his undergraduate work at Boston College, he knew that the BC MBA was the right choice for him. Read about Matt's life as a "Double Eagle" and beyond.

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Kristen Vicino, MBA '10

Manager, Intelligence & Alignment at Liberty Mutual Insurance

"As a career-switcher, I wanted to move from a functional role in human resources to a career in general management. Through BC’s recruiting process, I found opportunities that enabled me to make this transition." Learn more about Kristen's MBA experience.

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Steve Walsh, MBA '16

Fidelity Investments

With a BC MBA Steve was able to build upon his leadership experience in the Navy and find success in the world of finance. Learn more about Steve's BC MBA experience.