Grupo SURA’s offices in Medellin, Colombia, are located in El Poblado, the city’s financial and business corridor and an area popular with tourists because of its hotels, bars and restaurants. Grupo SURA, a Colombian multinational holding company with 2017 revenues of $7 billion and primary businesses in investment banking, asset management and insurance services, is the main tenant in One Plaza Business Center — a sleek modern high rise.
Category: Executive MBA
It’s hard to believe that the end of the fall semester is just a few weeks away — this year has flown by! End-of-year final exams and projects are the first thing on many students’ minds right now, but that doesn’t mean we don’t still make time to socialize and hang out together.
We asked a few of our Executive MBAs to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience as they balance their profession with the classroom. Meet Katherine Strong 13WEMBA. Name: Katherine Strong Class Year: 2013 Current Employer: Zurich North America Undergraduate Institution: Vanderbilt University
Katherine at Work: On the move to my next appointment I run the Construction Sales Team for our Zurich’s South region. Each month, we are reviewing accounts, connecting people and resources, and implementing our prospecting strategy. Leadership and teamwork in the office. Obviously, we had strong results to discuss. Katherine in class: This is just one of MANY class slip-ups, bloopers, jokes, etc. Though this is a rigorous program, we sure have fun while learning. We also have VERY amusing professors. On a more serious note, you will see the class is very attentive. I have learned a great...
We were able to sit down with MEMBA student Walker Williams for an insider Q&A on his day to day: Walker Williams is a towering figure standing at over 6 feet tall. Walking out of a breakout room with a phone in hand and relieved grin on face Williams has a level of approachability seems off-par with someone with his hectic schedule. Seconds after getting off a conference call with his Global Fixed Income Group in New York, Williams fixes his jacket, smiles and starts to multitask yet again. We begin to talk while he makes a lunch plate...
Being a dog lover, my morning walk with my St. Bernard, Stache is a daily highlight.
We asked a few of our Executive MBAs to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience as they balance their profession with the classroom. Meet Walker Williams 13MEMBA. Name: Walker Williams Class Year: 2013 Current City: New York Current Employer: AllianceBernstein Undergraduate Institution: Cornell University