I chose INSEAD because of its strong brand in Africa and the school’s focus on emerging markets strategy and technology entrepreneurship.
Prior to INSEAD, I had worked for four years in financial markets advisories in the US, and by coming to INSEAD, I always hoped that I would be able to do something that I had never done and go somewhere that I had never been. A summer at African Leadership Finance Company (ALFC) in Nairobi, Kenya hit two birds with one stone with the help of the INSEAD Social Impact Award. The reason for doing this internship was threefold:
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It is still a long road ahead when it comes to gender balance in leadership, but more women are recognising the need for higher education to achieve their true potential. Financing an MBA is challenging but women are finding ways such as scholarships to help them fulfil their dreams. Some institutions and individuals are committed to supporting women and have endowed scholarships or created partnerships that avail the means for women to advance in their careers.
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The Fontainebleau campus is enjoying sunny days and the MBA July '18 Class is already close to finishing their first Period on the Programme. It seems that just not that long ago they were just preparing to embark on their journey. The pace is fast at INSEAD, and we are looking forward to welcoming the January '18 Class in just a couple of months. In the meantime, scholarship applications will soon open for those that will start the MBA next September. INSEAD Scholarships on Social Enterprise