JP del Carmen, MBAAssociate Marketing Manager, General Mills
Based in: Toronto, ON
Hometown: Abu Dhabi, UAE
Graduation Year: 2016
Areas of Specialization: Marketing, Strategic Management
“I specifically chose Schulich because of its preeminent status as one of the top graduate business programs in Canada. For me, the MBA was a door opener.”
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One thing I learned about myself during my MBA:
Self-imposed limits can (and should) be pushed.
One stand-out Schulich memory:
Meeting Richard Branson at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland was an incredible highlight!
One skill that I admire in a business leader:
Knowing how to translate strategic vision into action.
Three words that describe my Schulich MBA colleagues:
Passionate, hilarious, driven.
One piece of advice to students considering the MBA:
Push yourself beyond that which you think you are capable of. The MBA is the best low-risk testing ground for your career, and the rewards are boundless.
During my time at Schulich I...Learn more about Student Life
- Led 16 executives and 60 volunteers to host 600 MBA students from across Canada during the 2016 MBA Games
- Went on exchange to Paris, France. It added a completely different dimension to my MBA
- Developed a passion for Brand Management through my Marketing specialization