Evan Raskob was recently appointed as the Subject Leader for both the Product Design and the Design Interactions courses at Ravensbourne, a digital arts college based in London, UK. This follows on his previous role as Senior Lecturer in Web Media, and previously as Computational Designer in Residence at the college. His main task is developing the future of these courses and establishing them as the leading courses for contemporary digital design in the UK, especially in the areas of electronic products, installation art and interactive design for live events, computer-enabled play, creative uses for technology in advertising, user experience design and web-enabled design.
Ajit Tamhane is presently the senior associate dean of the McCormick School of Engineering and professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering & Management Science at Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill. He was elected fellow of the American Association for Advancement of Science this year. He is also a fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics and the American Statistical Association.
After graduating from the School of ORIE in December 2010, I worked as an Equity Research Associate with RBC Capital Markets for a while before diving into the world of Microfinance investing. Following my brief experience of working and learning in a boutique venture capital firm in New York City focused on investing in Africa, I moved to Washington D.C. in June 2012 and have since been working with MicroVest Capital Management, a $200mm AUM investment management fund focused on investing in microfinance and similar sectors across the globe.
My coursework and experiences at Cornell have been instrumental to me to understand and work efficiently on the different types of financial products and analysis and I am certainly thankful for having made that decision back in the days.
Following my graduation from Cornell University & ENSAE Paritech Paris in 2008, I had the chance to work in consulting (Sabre Holding, Accenture). Now I am a Senior Executive at Group Tazi. But in the meanwhile, my passions still prevail over the rest :
My experience at the Cornell University was fantastic and I will definitely always keep it in part of my mind.