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TED ROGERS JUNIOR FELLOWS PROGRAM

Each term the Ted Rogers Leadership Centre invites applicants from within TRSM's MBA and MScM programs to join the Centre's Junior Fellowship Program.

Students accepted into the program become Junior Fellows of the Centre, and have an exceptional opportunity to work on honing their leadership skills. Junior Fellows participate in a range of activities including executive luncheons and our Dare to Lead Program. Each Junior Fellow is assigned an Executive Mentor.

2018 FELLOWS

Alexandra Coros

Alexandra Coros is a part-time student in the MBA-MTI program, specializing in business analytics. She is currently working as a Senior Project Analyst at the University Health Network, and is interested in pursing a career in management consulting.

Pedro Borstelmann

Christina Ma

Christina Ma is a full-time student in the MBA-MTI program. She most recently worked at HealthForceOntario as an Operations Coordinator. She is interested in returning to the healthcare industry or exploring new career opportunities in consulting. 

Pedro Borstelmann

Eric Vanderbeek

Eric is a full-time student in the MBA-MTI Program. He most recently worked for EY Canada and is interested in moving into the world of IT Consulting. 

Pedro Borstelmann

Inioluwa Bankole

Inioluwa Bankole is a full-time student in the MSCM Human Resources Management program. She recently worked for various non-profits organizations in Canada. She is interested in HR consulting and immigrant integration.

Pedro Borstelmann

Ji Sub (Jake) Kang

Jake is a full-time MBA student specializing in the Management of Technology and Innovation with a background in process and product engineering in multiple industry sectors. He is a result-oriented, analytical problem-solver and a multicultural team player, looking to get into the world of business analytics.

Michael Clarke

Michael Clarke is a full-time student in the MBA MTI program. He most recently worked as a consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers and hopes secure a business analyst position.

Pedro Borstelmann

Rijuta Menon

Rijuta Menon is a full-time student in the MScM program. She comes from an intensive background working in the fields of both social services and mental health, and is interested to gain management experience in healthcare.

Samira Madani

Samira Madani is a full-time student in the MBA MTI program. She most recently worked at Nine West Canada as Inventory analyst and is interested in moving into the world of technology services.

Pedro Borstelmann

Stephen Alton

Stephen Alton is a part-time student in the MBA-MTI program. He currently works at Uber Canada and is interested in advancing his career in the technology industry

Pedro Borstelmann

Sameera Hassan

Sameera Hassan is a full-time MScM- Accounting student, currently completing her thesis on “Non-IFRS measures: Evidence from Canada”. She has work experience as an Investment banker with HSBC and as an Adjunct Lecturer at Queen’s Smith School of Business.

2017 FELLOWS

Pedro Borstelmann

Alec Barratt

Alec Barratt is a full-time student in the MBA-MTI program. He most recently worked as a management consultant in Ottawa, focusing on risk management and advisory. He is looking to return to the consulting industry with a new perspective.

Pedro Borstelmann

Alison Hunt

Alison Hunt is a full-time student in the MBA-MTI program. Originally from Ottawa, she moved to complete her undergraduate degree in Theatre & Drama Studies at the University of Toronto. She has experience in marketing and is interested in pursuing a career in the media industry. 

Pedro Borstelmann

Carla Faigmane

Carla Faigmane is a full-time student in the MBA program. She is an internationally trained Certified Public Accountant with over five years experience in financial planning and analysis with global consumer goods brands. She plans to stay in the field of corporate finance and build on her previous experience to be a more holistic finance business partner.

Christopher Suk

Chris is a full-time student in the MBA-MTI program. He has experience working in the financial and mining industries and is exploring opportunities in tech consulting. 

 

 

Pedro Borstelmann

Cristina Mazza

Cristina Mazza is a full-time student in the Master of Science in Management program, specializing in Entrepreneurship & Strategy. With a background in energy systems engineering, she hopes to leverage her research in sustainability for a career for a career in clean energy strategy and innovation.

Pedro Borstelmann

Erina Shirai

Erina Shirai is a full time international student in the MScM program and has most recently worked at AIG as a corporate planning analyst. She is passionate to pursue a career that merges diversity with innovation and entrepreneurship. 

 

 

Pedro Borstelmann

Irene Li

Irene Li is a part-time student in the MBA-MTI program.  She holds a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA) designation and is currently a Business Controller for an engineering solutions company.  Irene is eager to build upon her leadership skills to positively impact performance within her organization.

Pedro Borstelmann

Ishani Sharma

Ishani Sharma is a full-time student in the MBA program. She most recently worked at Deloitte in the Audit practice and is interested in exploring career options in management consulting.

Pedro Borstelmann

Julian Legrand

Julian Legrand has recently moved from the part-time MBA program to the full-time one. After gaining some international experience in digital marketing, Julian has returned to Toronto to complete his MBA and return to the industry with fresh eyes.

Pedro Borstelmann

Mahendra Vemula

Mahendra Vemula is a full-time student in the MBA/Management in Technology and Innovation program with an emphasis on Business Intelligence and Data Analytics. He holds a previous Masters in Engineering, 6+ years of global experience in developing software solutions for businesses and is passionate about finding revenue driven business solutions through analytics.

Pedro Borstelmann

Michael Strong

Michael Strong is a full time student in the MBA program. He most recently developed and optimized data analytics for sales organizations and startups in Toronto. He has a passion for entrepreneurship and companies which create shared value.

Pedro Borstelmann

Nataly Rico

Nataly Rico has been an entrepreneur for the past 8 years in Venezuela. She currently joined the MBA Management of Technology and Innovation program to integrate her practical background with a learning and academic experience. She is interested in data analytics, e-commerce and in creating business solutions that integrate sustainability.

Pedro Borstelmann

Nikita Wagh

Nikita Wagh is a full-time student in the MBA program. She has co-founded a Digital Marketing company and has worked for 6+ years as a global digital marketing specialist. She aims to leverage her analytical skills into a career in digital marketing strategy in Toronto.

Pedro Borstelmann

Pedro Borstelmann

Pedro Borstelmann is a full-time student in the MBA Program and President of the MBA SA 2017/2018. He has worked for 14+ years as Founder and General Manager of a Health Franchising Chain in Brazil, and as a Marketing and Sales Manager in Telefonica Mobile. He hopes to use his leadership skills to build and develop new businesses units in Canada.

Pedro Borstelmann

Sarah Kelly

Sarah Kelly is a full-time student in the Ted Rogers MBA MTI program. She most recently worked as an Employee Benefits Manager at a local group benefits firm, is looking to leverage those skills into a career within the healthcare or consulting industries.

Pedro Borstelmann

Theeban Pathmanathan

Theeban Pathmanathan is a part-time student in the MBA-MTI program. Theeban comes with a wide range of experiences from operating his own print and IT business to providing advice to post secondary students, first time home buyers, and real estate investors. He is currently employed as a Project Lead with the Ted Rogers School of Management where he is responsible for implementing software to manage co-op records. Theeban has a keen interest in Product Management, Real Estate Finance, and Entrepreneurship.

Pedro Borstelmann

Victoria Marroccoli

Victoria Marroccoli is a full-time student in the MBA - Management in Technology and Innovation program. She most recently worked in trade marketing and business development in the consumer packaged goods/food industry. She is looking to leverage her strong leadership and communication skills to embrace an innovative and results-oriented environment.

 

 

2016 FELLOWS

Alexander MacIntosh

Alexander MacIntosh 

Alex MacIntosh is a full-time student in the MBA program with previous experience working as a sustainability consultant. He is passionate about finding business solutions that improve organizations’ bottom lines while enabling positive environmental outcomes.

JR Fellow Allison Macleod

Allison Macleod

Allison Macleod is a full-time student in the MBA program. She has worked for 7+ years as a researcher and university lecturer in Media Studies, and hopes to leverage her critical and creative skills into a career in Marketing.

JR Fellow Amar Unadkat

Amar Unadkat

Amar Unadkat is a full-time student in the Ted Rogers MBA program.  He most recently worked as a licensed pharmacist in British Columbia and is looking to leverage those skills into career within the healthcare industry.

JR Fellow Binwant Singh Sidhu

Binwant Singh Sidhu

Binwant Singh is a full-time Ted Rogers MBA student. He has worked as a Technology Consultant and a Trainer/ Counselor in the past. He is currently exploring opportunities in the business consulting world.

JR Fellow Chad Marson

Chad Marson 

Chad Marson is a part-time student in the MBA-MTI program. He is currently employed as a Senior Risk Manager at BMO Financial group where he focuses on topics of Technology Risk Management and Cyber Security.

JR Fellow Chris Na

Chris Na

Chris Na is a full-time student in the MBA program. She left the practice of law and recently worked in luxury retail. Chris is interested in exploring new opportunities.

JR Fellow Denisa Seepersad

Denisa Seepersad

Denisa Seepersad is a full time student in the MBA program. She most recently worked at the Royal Canadian Yacht Club, and is interested in moving into the world of marketing.

JR Fellow Guneet Arneja

Guneet Arneja   

Guneet Arneja is a Full-Time student in the MBA Program. He most recently worked as a Maintenance Manager at Trident Limited (one of the world’s largest terry towel manufacturers) and is hoping to leverage his experience and skills to move into Operations and Supply Chain Consulting.

JR Fellow Jasmin Matalla

Jasmin Matalla 

Jasmin Matalla is a full-time student in the MBA/ Management in Technology and Innovation program. She most recently worked at Vodafone GmbH in Germany and is interested in a new challenge within the telecommunications industry in Canada.

JR Fellow Karen Johnson

Karen Johnson 

Karen Johnson has a background in Financial Services with experience in both the Canadian Banking and Credit Union systems. She is currently a Full Time student in the MBA – Management of Technology and Innovation program.

JR Fellow Ranjani Ranganathan

Ranjani Ranganathan 

Ranjani Ranganathan is a full-time international student in the MBA program. She most recently worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions as a SAP Consultant, and is interested in moving into the world of marketing.

JR Fellow Mathew Cordeiro

Mathew Cordeiro

Mathew Cordeiro is a full-time student enrolled in Ryerson’s MBA program. He has a passion for investments and with over 3 years of financial services experience he is looking to return to the industry with a new perspective.

JR Fellow Matthew Hague

Matthew Hague 

Matthew Hague is a full-time student in the MBA-MTI program. His background is in media and communications, including writing for Toronto Life and the Globe and Mail. He is interested in moving into brand management.

JR Fellow Maksym Shkvorets

Maksym Shkvorets 

Maksym Shkvorets is a full-time student in the MBA-MTI program. He recently received his M.A. in Linguistics from U of T, and hopes to apply his analytic skills to business problems.

JR Fellow Moath Dali

Mo'ath Eldali 

Moath Dali is a current full-time student in the MBA Management of Technology and Innovation program. Before joining TRSM, he cofounded CleanMePV inc., a startup aimed at addressing 'soiling' on solar panels. He is interested in developing and applying his skills in the fields of strategy & innovation.

JR Fellow Samantha Cawkell

Samantha Cawkell

Samantha Cawkell is a full time MBA Student. She most recently worked in Sales for ClubLink and is a full-time youth soccer coach; looking at pursuing the realm of sports marketing.

JR Fellow Sugandha Chatterjee

Sugandha Chatterjee

Sugandha (Sue) Chatterjee is a full time student of MBA. She has been an organizational development consultant in her past role with Mortgage Bridge Canada. She would like to explore her career options in consulting and in banking.

JR Fellow Vinit Bansal

Vinit Bansal

Vinit Bansal is a full-time student in the MBA program. He most recently worked with various entrepreneurial ventures in the access to education abroad sector, and is interested in moving into the world of digital marketing.

JR Fellow Vishal Lakra

Vishal Lakra

Vishal Lakra is a data enthusiast and a full-time student in the MBA program. Prior to his MBA, he managed project strategy and commercial operations at Toshiba JSW Power Systems, and is interested in management consulting roles.

JR Fellow Yaniv Or

Yaniv Or

Yaniv Or is a part-time student in the MBA-MTI program, recently immigrated to Canada looking to re-establish himself and  continue his successful career in IT.

2015 FELLOWS

Shoaib Ahmed

Shoaib Ahmed

Shoaib Ahmed is a part-time student in the MBA program. He currently works at Ryerson where he manages various strategic projects for the Presidents Office.

Abiola Ajayi

Abiola Ajayi

Abiola Ajayi recently worked at Shell Bahrain. She is currently a full-time student in the MBA program and is interested in moving into the world of HR Management.

Renata Bezerra

Renata Bezerra

Renata Bezerra joined the full-time Ryerson MBA Program fall of 2015. After she graduates, she hopes to continue to use her leadership skills in identifying and developing new business opportunities globally.

Luke Brodie

Luke Brodie

Luke Brodie most recently worked as a trainer with Air Transat and the Canadian Red Cross, prior to that he was a rock star in Mexico. He is a full-time MBA student and is interested in helping organizations engage their employees through human capital consulting.

Alex D'Alfonso

Alex D'Alfonso

Alex D'Alfonso is a current full-time student in the MBA Management of Technology and Innovation program. He most recently worked in supply chain management at Softchoice Corporation, and is hoping to leverage his skills and experience to move into strategy and supply chain consulting.

James DesRoches

James DesRoches

James DesRoches is a full time student in the MBA-MTI program. He is interested in corporate governance and entrepreneurial innovation that benefits society.

James DesRoches

Emerson Feniak

Emerson Feniak is a part-time, MBA-MTI who is currently working in contract management at the City of Toronto.

Jason Gordon

Jason Gordon

Jason Gordon is a part-time MBA student and has been working in TV broadcast promotion for the past 10 years. Jason is currently Creative Director for DHX Media's suite of kids TV channels, including Family, Family JR, télémagino and CHRGD.

Peter Langer

Peter Langer

Peter Langer is a full-time student in the MBA Technology & Innovation program. He most recently worked as a Portfolio Specialist in the energy sector and is interested in moving into management consulting.

Abhinav Malik

Abhinav Malik

Abhinav Malik is a full-time student in the MBA-MTI program. After having spent more than 7 years in marketing and specializing in brand management, he now intends to explore business consulting.

Alejandro Mosquera

Alejandro Mosquera

Alejandro Mosquera is a full-time student in the MBA program. He has a background in strategic marketing and is aiming to pursue a career in Brand Management.

Guido Ramirez

Guido Ramirez

Guido Ramirez is a full-time student in the MBA Technology & Innovation program. He most recently worked in hospitality and event management and is interested in moving into management consulting.

Nikhel Solanki

Nikhel Solanki

Nikhel Solanki is a full-time Ryerson MBA candidate whose professional background is in business development and implementing corporate strategy. Nikhel's career goal is to direct business development on a large scale by planning and creating growth focused on acquisition and new territory expansion. 

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