Discussions among Executive MBA participants in Tehran are vibrant and loud. Managing Director Babak Pirouz has a colorful career background, which he is now complementing with an MBA degree.
Jiang Yi Hua also known as Eva knew the Finnish education system from before because she had studied technology in a Finnish university. “With a Finnish institution, you can be sure that the programs are well-organized and professors up-do-date”, she says. She works as a People Flow Solutions Manager, Asia Pacific, Kone Singapore.
One of the topics at the Aalto Executive Summit in Singapore was leadership in turbulent times. “Turbulent times – that sounds very familiar to me”, says Hannu Honkala who works in the health care section in Finland. He is Vice President, Solutions at Mylab.
After the program, Aalto EE alumni have the opportunity to take part for instance in the Singapore or Helsinki Summit. “The one-week brainstorm is a privilege that I can recommend for every alumni”, says Jari Hurttia, Director of Corporate Development at Beneq.
Bahar Dowlatshahi grew her bakery from a one-woman business operation from home to Tehran’s best-known Cake Boutique. As her company really began to expand, she realized that it was time to strengthen her formal business management skills.