Current Student and Alumni Profiles

Current Students

Gabrielle Cabeza

Current Students Gabrielle Cabeza Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, FL Class Year: 2022 Target Language: Spanish Study Abroad: TBD Wharton Concentration: Finance Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? I chose the Huntsman Program because I knew it would change my life. The opportunities and resources provided by the Huntsman program are…Read More Read More

Jay Vaingankar

Current Students Jay Vaingankar Hometown: East Windsor, New Jersey Class Year: 2020 Target Language: Spanish Study Abroad: Barcelona, Spain Second College Major: Hispanic Studies Wharton Concentration: Business Economics and Public Policy (BEPP) Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? As someone interested in politics and public service, I felt that…Read More Read More

Timothy Lim

Current Students Timothy Lim Hometown: Singapore Class Year: 2020 Target Language: Chinese (Mandarin) Study Abroad: Peking University, Beijing Second College Major: Diplomatic History Minor: Math Wharton Concentration: Individualized Concentration - People Analytics Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? I was looking for a rigorous liberal arts program that would…Read More Read More

Cecelia Grasseschi

Current Students Cecelia Grasseschi Hometown: Great Falls, MT Class Year: 2022 Target Language: German Study Abroad: TBD Minor: German Wharton Concentration: Statistics Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? An international education has always been important to me. When I graduate, I want to feel comfortable working anywhere. The immersion…Read More Read More

Stefan Tomov

Current Students Stefan Tomov Hometown: Las Vegas, NV Class Year: 2022 Target Language: Chinese Study Abroad: TBD Minor: Undeclared Wharton Concentration: Undeclared Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? I chose the Huntsman Program because it fell in the intersection of my interests of international development and business. I knew…Read More Read More

Vinay Bodapati

Current Students Vinay Bodapati Hometown: Cleveland, OH/Philadelphia, PA Class Year: 2022 Target Language: French Study Abroad: TBD Minor: Cognitive Science Wharton Concentration: Finance Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? I visited the Huntsman Program lounge in the fall of my senior year, and during this visit I got the…Read More Read More

Shaktivail Arunachalam

Current Students Shaktivail Arunachalam Hometown: Kansas City, KS Class Year: 2022 Target Language: French Study Abroad: TBD Minor: French Wharton Concentration: Statistics and Finance Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? In high school, I was an avid speech and debate competitor, and through the countless hours I spent researching…Read More Read More

Samidha Sane

Current Students Samidha Sane Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA Class Year: 2022 Target Language: French Study Abroad: TBD Minor: Wharton Concentration: Undeclared Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? Deeply interested in foreign relations, economics, and politics, Huntsman was the perfect combination of international and language studies and technical business skills that…Read More Read More

Robert Sim

Current Students Robert Sim Hometown: Philadelphia, PA Class Year: 2021 Target Language: Spanish Study Abroad: Madrid, Spain Minor: Hispanic Studies | Real Estate Wharton Concentrations: Finance | Management Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? I chose the Huntsman Program because of the opportunity to pursue interdisciplinary coursework that challenges…Read More Read More

Ana Cristina Arango

Current Students Ana Cristina Arango Hometown: San Juan, Puerto Rico Class Year: 2022 Target Language: French Study Abroad: TBD Minor: Wharton Concentration: Undeclared Why did you choose the Huntsman Program? Every time I discovered something new about the Huntsman Program, I realized how it had an ideal combination of factors…Read More Read More

Alumni

Matthew Asada

Alumni Matthew Asada Class Year: 2002 Target Language: German Study Abroad: Berlin, Germany College Second Major: German Wharton Concentration: Finance What is your current professional role? Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State When you think back on your time at Penn and in the Huntsman Program, how did your…Read More Read More

Rohit Singh

Alumni Rohit Singh Class Year: 2002 Target Language: French Study Abroad: Lyon, France Minor: Wharton Concentration: Finance What is your current professional role? Managing Director, Head of Retail and DTC Investment Banking, Morgan Stanley When you think back on your time at Penn and in the Huntsman Program, how did…Read More Read More

Atul Joshi

Alumni Atul Joshi Class Year: 2003 Target Language: Spanish Study Abroad: Buenos Aires, Argentina Minor: Wharton Concentration: Finance and Management What is your current professional role? Managing Partner, Raga Partners When you think back on your time at Penn and in the Huntsman Program, how did your experience as a…Read More Read More

Rachel Wexler

Alumni Rachel Wexler Class Year: 2009 Target Language: Spanish Study Abroad: Barcelona, Spain Minor: Hispanic Studies Wharton Concentration: Finance and Management What is your current professional role? Co-founder, CFO & COO of Black Iris When you think back on your time at Penn and in the Huntsman Program, how did…Read More Read More

Katerina Manoff

Alumni Katerina Manoff Class Year: 2009 Target Language: Spanish Study Abroad: Madrid, Spain Minor: Spanish and Math Wharton Concentration: Finance and Accounting What is your current professional role? Director of Partner Relations at Ukraine Global Scholars and freelance writer. When you think back on your time at Penn and in…Read More Read More

Russell J Woo

Alumni Russell J Woo Class Year: 2008 Target Language: French Study Abroad: Université Sciences Po, France Minor: Art History Wharton Concentration: Individualized Concentration - Arts Management What is your current professional role? I run my own independent consulting firm, and I am also a performing classical pianist and aerialist. When…Read More Read More

Eugenia Gomez

Alumni Eugenia Gomez Class Year: 2012 Target Language: French Study Abroad: Lyon, France Minor: French Wharton Concentration: Operations, Information, and Decisions What is your current professional role? Senior Client Services Analyst at Numerator When you think back on your time at Penn and in the Huntsman Program, how did your…Read More Read More

Frederick Chang

Alumni Frederick Chang Class Year: 2019 Target Language: French Study Abroad: Lyon, France Minor: French and Music Wharton Concentration: Finance and Operations, Information, and Decisions What is your current professional role? Investment Banking Analyst, FIG, J.P. Morgan When you think back on your time at Penn and in the Huntsman…Read More Read More

James McPhail

Alumni 2018 President's Engagement Prize Winner James McPhail Class Year: 2018 Target Language: Chinese Study Abroad: Peking University, China Minor: East Asian Lang & Civil/Chinese Wharton Concentration: Finance James and his team won Penn’s highly competitive President’s Engagement Prize in 2018, the funds of which were used to get the Chicago Furniture Bank…Read More Read More

Adnan Zikri Jaafar

Alumni Zikri was selected as a Malaysian Rhodes Scholar. Adnan Zikri Jaafar Class Year: 2018 Target Language: Arabic Study Abroad: Al-Akhawayn Efrane University, Morocco Minor: Mathematics, Economics, Philosophy Wharton Concentration: Finance, Statistics Zikri was selected as a Malaysian Rhodes Scholar. At Oxford, he is pursuing an MSc in Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy…Read More Read More

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