First Global MBA cohort meet in London

Wed 11 Mar 2020

The first group of Cass Global MBA students came together in London in February for the programme Welcome Week. This four-day induction featuring introductory talks, team building and professional development workshops, as well as informal networking opportunities. 

15 nationalities are represented in the first cohort, with an average age of 36. 

The group has an average of 11 years’ experience in the workplace and come from a diverse range of sectors including finance, manufacturing, IT, not-for-profit, education and healthcare.

The cohort received a formal welcome from Professor Steve Thomas, Associate Dean, MBA Programmes and Dr Aneesh Banerjee, Course Director, Global MBA. They also had the opportunity to meet teaching and professional staff from across Cass Business School. 

Professor Steve Thomas commented:

“I am pleased to welcome our very first cohort of the Cass Global MBA to our Cass community – it’s a fantastic group, who are wonderfully diverse both in terms of nationalities and professional backgrounds.  I wish them all the very best as they embark on their exciting journey.”

Dr Aneesh Banerjee said:

“I am delighted to welcome our new class of students to our exciting and transformative Global MBA programme in London.  I’m particularly pleased that we have a nearly 50/50 gender balance for this cohort.  Each of these students will not only derive enormous value from, but also add great value to, this highly stimulating programme of studies.”

The Cass Global MBA aims to challenge business professionals and leaders around the world to push the boundaries of their leadership and succeed as astute and visionary business leaders. Find out more about how the programme can help you tackle the challenges of today's global business world.


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