The Copenhagen Full-time MBA
Your fellow MBA's
You and your fellow Copenhagen MBA students will share an intense, challenging and rewarding experience, creating long-lasting bonds across borders. Our experience tells us that this will benefit you not only while you are pursuing your degree, but for many years to come.
We always strive for diversity in order to stimulate dynamic, innovative thinking and to create the very best educational experience for you. More than 90% of participants tend to come from outside of Denmark and they typically have more than five years of work experience from diverse industries and organisational functions, bringing unique business perspectives into the classroom.
All participants are talented, motivated, intelligent individuals who have the potential to make a difference in the global business world. We are sure you will fit right in.
Please note that this page is under construction and all ambassadors will be viewable here shortly.
Meet the Copenhagen MBA Ambassadors
Name: Sergio Gomez Country: United States Connect: Sergio's LinkedIn
Summary: Sergio is a Senior Business Analyst at Danske Bank, where he is responsible for analysing risks in the Personal and Business Customers portfolio, with a primary focus on credit risks. Before graduating the Copenhagen MBA in 2020, he held several positions in Marsh, the most recent being Associate Account Executive, where he led teams that provided insurance and risk management solutions to commercial clients. Additionally, Sergio has spent time volunteering for associations such as Big Brothers Big Sisters and Trampolinhuset.
Name: Kevin Krieskov Country: United States Connect: Kevin's LinkedIn
Summary: Kevin completed the Full-Time MBA in 2020 and now works as a Marketing Automation Manager at TDC Net. Prior to joining TDC Net, he worked for eight years in digital marketing at Flying Tiger Copenhagen and Citi. Kevin is originally from Florida.
Name: Ryan Milner Country: United States Connect: Ryan's LinkedIn
Summary: After completing the Copenhagen MBA in 2020, Ryan joined Milestone Systems, a leading Danish Video Technology company based in Copenhagen, as Business Manager to the CFO. This role has provided the perfect opportunity to apply his MBA curriculum and utilise his broad financial and consulting experience with companies ranging across Fortune 500, scale-ups, and start-ups.
Name: Lizelle Van Schouwenburg Country: South Africa Connect: Lizelle's LinkedIn
Summary: Lizelle is Vice President of Business performance and strategy in the Danish tech company ZeroNorth. Prior to completing our MBA in 2020, Lizelle spent more than five years at Novartis, where she held positions such as Finance business Partner and Strategic Sales partner. Some of her responsibilities included identification and evaluation of business risks and opportunities, and coordinating and implementing strategic projects. In her career, Lizelle also gained experience in the mining, banking and FMCG industries. While attending the MBA, Lizelle became Study Board Representative at CBS and her team represented CBS as regional finalists at the Venture Capital International Competition.
Name: Magdalena Niederwieser Country: Austria Connect: Magdalena's LinkedIn
Summary: Originally from Austria, Magdalena graduated the MBA in 2020. Afterwards, she joined the Copenhagen MBA Team as Admissions Manager. Today, she holds the position of People & Organisational Relation Specialist at the vast growing tech scale-up ZeroNorth. Being responsible for people and company engagement and culture as well as employer branding lets her combine the technical business knowledge and interpersonal leadership skills acquired during the MBA. Working together with two of her MBA classmates in the same company truly shows how the MBA network can enhance your career.
Name: Meng Hua Aw Country: China Connect: Meng's LinkedIn
Summary: Originally from Singapore, Meng Graduated our MBA in 2014. He is now Head of Distribution at Translution Capital, and is responsible for initiating, developing and nurturing relationships with global partners and investors worldwide. Prior to joining Translution Capital, Meng was Head of Investor Relations at Capital Four Management where he was responsible for all business development and investor relations activities in the APAC region. Previous to Capital Four Management, he held similar positions at Danske Bank Asset Management and Pecora Capital. In addition, he is a chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA).
Name: Ning Li Country: China Connect: Ning's LinkedIn
Summary: Ning is a Specialist in Computational Biology at Novo Nordisk, where she acts as a Project Manager, driving the development of two analytical platforms to add values for early drug discovery. Prior to graduating the MBA in 2020 with the concentration of Digitalisation, she worked at Novartis Institutes for bioMedical Research as an Investigator for more than three years.
Name: Huijue Ye Country: China Connect: Huijue's LinkedIn
Summary: A graduate from the MBA in 2018, Huijue transformed her career through the MBA. Previously a media veteran and award-winning journalist in the US and China, she transitioned to become a Product Owner at Danske Bank after her studies with us. Since then she has progressed to be Data Management Lead & Chief Project Manager at Danske Bank.
Name: Ran Zhou Country: China Connect: Ran's LinkedIn
Summary: Ran is a Business Developer at a leading Danish EdTech company, where she has overall responsibility for international market intelligence. Prior to graduating the MBA in 2020, she had five years' experience working in venture capital/management consulting. Originally from Guangzhou, she is a Native speaker of both Mandarin and Cantonese.
Name: Basabdutta Bose Country: India Connect: Basabdutta's LinkedIn
Summary: Coming soon
Name: Norsyafiqah Othman Country: Malaysia Connect: Norsyafiqah's LinkedIn
Summary: Norsyafiqah is a Business Development Manager at Novozymes. Her experience includes launching global enzyme products for the animal feed market in the DSM-Novozymes Feed Alliance. Her background in Food Technology and an MBA from CBS helps her drive the business assessment from both the technology and commercial perspective.
Name: Sahil Saeed Country: India Connect: Sahil's LinkedIn
Summary: Sahil is a Specialist in Digital Technology at Fujifilm Biotechnology where he acts as the Validation Project Lead, pricing the validation activities on CapEx projects. Prior to graduating with the Full-Time MBA in 2020, he worked at NNE in Bangalore and Copenhagen as a Process Engineer for four years.
Name: Adithya Sailesh Country: India Connect: Adithya's LinkedIn
Summary: Adithya is experienced in building data science teams and in his current role as Head of Advanced Analytics at Lenus, he drives product development and commercial excellence through data driven insights. Prior to graduating from the MBA in 2020, Adithya worked as a Software Engineer at Qualcomm for four years primarily in the domain of ML applications in automation.
Be Part of Something Special
The CBS MBA Alumni Society is a network of Full-time and Executive MBA graduates. The network spans more than 80 nationalities and in excess of 1,600 alumni drawn from a wide range of industries. The society meets regularly to keep up-to-date with business developments, to expand the network, and to simply bring fellow former MBA students together.
Apart from being a networking hub, the MBA Alumni Society also arranges business events in order to keep alumni appraised of the most recent trends and developments within academia and business. Alumni have access to library resources and many make a commitment to stay engaged with the CBS community.
Alumni are kept informed through our LinkedIn group, monthly MBA Insight newsletter and the Alumni Society website. For international networking, we have regional groups where alumni drive events and networking opportunities.
To hear what alumni say about the programme, visit Real Stories.