Class of 2009
Frost & Sullivan in Mumbai, India
Senior Research Analyst- Automation & Electronics
Internship: Business Development and Consulting Intern, Southside Business Technology Center (SBTC), Martinsville, VA
After completing his UNCG MBA, Kalpesh Padhye joined Frost & Sullivan’s Mumbai office as a Senior Research Analyst for the global growth partnership company where he conducts market research and consulting projects for the automation and process control industry in South Asia and the Middle East.Kalpesh graduated from the University of Mumbai with a bachelor’s in electronic engineering. After two years with Siemens, he joined the UNCG MBA.
“I was looking for an MBA program that offered the flexibility to choose a field of concentration and that was within my budget. The Bryan MBA’s structure along with a tuition waiver and fellowship made my decision to come to UNCG an easy one,” says Kalpesh, who as a UNCG MBA student, received the Academic Excellence Award given to exceptional international students and was inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma.
“The internship, consulting project, and other organizational projects were the best components of the Bryan MBA. These hands-on experiences allowed me to apply the tools and concepts learned in the MBA courses to real-world projects.”