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August 10, 2005

General B-School News: M.B.A. Students Bypassing Wall Street for a Summer in India

From the New York Times:

BANGALORE, India, Aug. 9 - This summer, Omar Maldonado and Erik Simonsen, both students at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University, did something different.

Bypassing internship opportunities on Wall Street, just a subway ride away from their Greenwich Village campus, they went to India to spend the summer at an outsourcing company in Gurgaon, a suburb of New Delhi.

"The India opportunity grabbed me," said Mr. Maldonado, a Boston native whose family is from the Dominican Republic. "I wanted to get a global feel for investment banking and not just a Wall Street perspective."

Read the rest of the article here.

RAS

Posted by Becky at August 10, 2005 12:02 PM Posted to Business School News