50th Anniversary Alumni Dinner and Guest Presentation
Location: Dubai UAE
Date and Time:
Sat 8 Nov 2014, 18:00 - 22:00
Over 40 alumni of the School of Management attended the 50th anniversary celebratory diner and presentation event held at the Emirates Grand Hotel in Dubai on Saturday 8th November 2014.
The event which featured a 50th anniversary presentation delivered by Shahid Rasul, Director of Studies of the Dubai MBA, also included a guest lecture by Advisory Board member Aleem Sheikh, President of Oerlikon Solar and Chairman of Oerlikon Solar Shanghai Trading Co Ltd., and MBA Alumnus Syed Sherazi, Recruitment manager at Emirates Airlines.
MBA (2009) Alumna Francesca Krishnan, Director of ING Bank, described it as a “Superb evening. Besides meeting fellow alumni the speakers were fantastic. We should be proud they represent the value of Bradford.”
Jawad Sajwani, MBA 2006, was “thankful” for the event saying “it was pleasure meeting such an amazing group of Bradford Alumni, enlightening speakers and the friendliness of everyone there was truly energizing”
Those that attended the evening represented graduates from a range of programmes, studied at Bradford or in Dubai (as part of the Dubai and Emirates MBA), from across the last 16 years and current students that will be graduating within the next year.
Alumni that came are working across a number of industries and companies including, to name a few, Emirates Airlines, Unilever, Dubai Energy and Water Authority, ING Bank, Belden, DHL, Dubai Aluminium and Zurich Financial Services.