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Poets and Quants features MBA 2019 class

Great to see that Poets and Quants have written an interesting article about the movers and shakers in our MBA 2019 class. The piece focuses on the eclectic mix of students from across the globe and how the class includes a plastic surgeon, a cancer researcher, the head of an NGO and a chemical engineer turned award-winning shoe designer.

Students not only talk about their reasons for joining LBS but they also highlight some of their quirks. Fabio Pucci windsurfs with his pooch…adding his dog is the more talented member of the duo. Robert Haigh maintains an offbeat annual tradition: “I surf on the freezing, British west coast every New Year’s Day.” And if you thought the GMAT was stressful, Dolapo Adeyemi said: I wrote the GMAT exam whilst 37.5 weeks pregnant with my second daughter! The coordinators at the examination centre had the ambulance on speed dial as they thought I would have the baby before finishing the exam!”

The LBS experience was quite eloquently summed up by Alana Digby, who said: “Having friends from all over let me travel the world without leaving Regent’s Park.”

You can read the full article here