We asked the alumni celebrating a birthday today (August 18), "Where are you now?" Here's what they said:
Meredith Driscoll MBA '13
I live in Durham with my husband, Sean, and 17-month-old, daughter Eleanor. I work at Miraclefeet, an international nonprofit that increases access to children born with clubfoot in developing countries. I serve as the Director of Finance and Operations and am responsible for human resources, financial management, compliance, and operations.
Sandeep Gupta MBA '07
After leaving McKinsey & Co in 2013, I joined Liberty Mutual in Boston. I am currently an SVP and GM, leading the Strategic Partnerships organization. My wife (Liz Faria '08) and I currently live outside of Boston in Easton, MA.
Wonkyun Lee MBA '15
I am in Seoul, Korea, and currently work for Korea Telecom. Born in summer season, I have to enjoy the unordinary, record-breaking hot weather currently going on in Korea. I wish I can visit Durham before my next birthday.
David Love '94, MBA '01
My wife, Valerie (Pratt '94), and I are settled in Atlanta, GA, and I am Vice President of Sales for Printpack, an Atlanta-based packaging company. We are both active in raising three future Dukies and stay busy by watching our eldest daughter cheerlead, our son play junior golf tournaments, and our youngest daughter compete in horse shows. And at least once a year, we all attend a Duke basketball game in Cameron indoor!
Tarika Mansukhani MBA '14
I just made a change with BD (Becton Dickinson), moving from NYC to the Bay Area to be closer to my fiancé. I'm in Marketing, working as a Product Manager at BD Biosciences, and I'm enjoying reconnecting with my Fuqua colleagues in a new place!
Wilson Muscadin MBA '11
My family just recently relocated to Alexandria, VA in May of this year. I work for Fidelity Investments, doing marketing analytics in the Workplace Investing business. We're also celebrating our son Alexander's first birthday on August 8.
Palle Pedersen MBA '14
After graduating from the Global Executive MBA program at Fuqua in 2014, I took on another role with Syngenta and moved from Minneapolis to our U.S. headquarters in Greensboro, NC, where I am now the Head of Seedcare Product Marketing.
Ilya Rikhter MBA '15
Right now I'm based in Gothenburg, Sweden, working for Emerson, a Fortune 500 U.S. corporation that is a world leader in the industrial automation field. I'm currently doing business development for Europe and CIS leading a multicultural team driving cutting-edge hardware and software solutions for heavy industries.
Cindy Schwartz MBA '94
After moving around the country a bit, I am now settled back in Chicago working as a supply chain/sourcing consultant. When not traveling to places like Los Angles, Rio, Monaco and Houston for work, I'm taking improv classes at Second City and ballet at the Joffrey. I'm looking forward to my next pleasure trip - South Africa this winter!
Andrei Zuzin MBA '04
Currently I'm a Managing Director of the VEB-Innovation investment fund, supporting innovations in Russia and abroad.