Phil Hayes is a Product Data Scientist at Twitter, where he leads Data Science for breaking news, live events, and reactions features. Previously at Twitter, he worked on Twitter LIVE deal team which acquired premium content from the NFL, NBA, Bloomberg, Vice, and other media organizations. Before that, Phil helped build an ecosystem of six-second looping videos at Vine. Phil is the Chairman of the non-profit TAVtech, which runs Data Science and Cybersecurity bootcamps. Phil graduated with a B.S. in Finance and Data Science from Stern, where he was Senior Class President.
Daniel Scott is the Founder of Daniel’s (www.danielsnyc.com), a digitally native leather goods brand based in New York City. Prior to starting Daniel’s, Daniel worked as a management consultant at PwC and as an English teacher for students aged eight to fourteen in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Daniel holds a B.S. from NYU Stern.
Julie Aguirre is an Event Manager on the CHQ Global Conferences and Events team at IBM. Julie joined IBM 2 years ago after graduating from NYU Stern in 2017 with a double concentration in Marketing & Management and a cross-school minor in the Business of Entertainment, Media and Technology. Her current role is in the corporate marketing side of the house – managing end to end IBM proprietary events with a focus on enabling all geographies outside of North America execute cross IBM events. Seeing new ideas come to life through face-to-face experiences is the best part of her job! Prior to IBM, Julie was a Media & Sponsorship intern at Live Nation, a Content Distribution Marketing intern at NBC, a Sports Marketing intern at Elipse Iniciativas (an agency in Madrid), a Research intern at Univision Communication Inc. and an intern in multiple departments at the NYSE. Outside of her “day job” Julie is a Recruitment & Growth Squad Leader for Women@IBM, a Women in Music Member, a volunteer for the ASPCA, and an active Ellevate member. During her time off, Julie enjoys rock climbing, swimming, traveling, playing guitar & piano and brunching in Brooklyn.
Amy Whang is currently Senior Vice President of Maybelline NY in the US. Since joining Maybelline, the brand was named 2017 Digital Genius Brand of the year by L2, the first time a mass brand achieved the #1 position. Maybelline was also named Brand of the Year by WWD in 2017. Since joining the L’Oréal Group in 2004, Amy has worked in both the Luxe and Consumer Divisions. Amy has held positions across the Lancôme, Kiehl’s, shu uemura and L’Oréal Paris brands in both US and Global Marketing capacities. Prior to joining Maybelline NY, Amy was most recently Vice President of L’Oréal Paris Cosmetics Marketing. Amy graduated from New York University Stern School of Business with a BS in Marketing and International Business.
Lia Cairone serves as the Assistant Deputy Director for Policy with the New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability where she is responsible for developing and advancing green building policies to further New York City’s climate objectives. Most recently, Lia spearheaded the development and passage of Local Law 97 which requires large buildings to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Lia was the chief architect of the 1.5°C: Aligning New York City with the Paris Climate Agreement climate action plan and supported the development of NYC’s 80 x 50 roadmap. She previously served as the New York City Advisor to C40, and has worked in the private sector in technology, marketing, film, and media, and as an advocate for sustainable development, climate action, and social equity. Lia received her Master of International Affairs from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs in climate and energy policy and Bachelor of Science from New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business.
Romaine C. Haffenden is a member of the Forensic & Integrity Services practice. Prior to joining EY, Romaine interned at the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), where he assisted a team of Special Agents (SAs), the Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA), and Forensic Accountants in many different types of investigations related to money laundering and mortgage fraud. Romaine helped with conducting interviews/interrogations, analyzing suspicious credit card transactions, and completing due diligence matters. Romaine also attended witness testimonies, trials, and sentencings related to his cases. Romaine’s first engagement at EY was a Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering (BSA/AML) look-back of account/transaction activity for a large banking client, for the overall purpose of identifying potentially unreported suspicious activity. The project entailed a review of the activity of the Investment Banking and Private Banking business customers beginning with activity from January 1, 2013 to November 30, 2016. Romaine has also assisted a client with the preparation, submission and recovery of funding as a result of property damage due to Hurricane Sandy. During his time on this insurance claims engagement, he reviewed and compiled client invoices, which he reconciled to supporting payment documents and master spreadsheets. In addition to the collection of client documentation and the review of expenses and payments incurred, he prepared requisitions to be submitted to third parties for client reimbursement. ► Bachelor of Science in Business, New York University ► Master of Science in Accountancy, New York University ► Certified Fraud Examiner
Priya Kamdar is a Senior Associate at PwC. She is the program manager for a PwC-wide effort called BXT, bringing human centered design, agile ways of working, and diverse perspectives to all client teams to change the way they sell and deliver to clients. Priya started her career in strategic policy consulting for tech media and telecom clients. She graduated from Stern in 2016 with a B.S. in Business and Political Economy and a minor in Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies. While at Stern, she was the President of the Stern Political Economy Exchange, Chair of the USWIB conference, on the Stern Street Team, and a Stern Orientation Leader among other things. Priya is also an art museum fanatic and lover of vegan cinnamon buns.
Pranav Reddy is a second year Business Analyst at McKinsey & Co. He is a generalist and has worked primarily in sales & channel building and growth strategy across all industries. Prior to this, Pranav interned in Bank of America’s M&A group within their Investment Banking practice. Pranav graduated from Stern with a double concentration in Finance and Computing & Data Science. During his time there, he was Class President as well as an Orientation Leader. In his down time, Pranav enjoys trying new restaurants (especially sushi) and being disappointed by his favorite sports teams (every Atlanta team).
Avishee Gupta is an associate at A.T. Kearney in the Private Equity and M&A practice. She has worked primarily in Industrials, Consumer Retail, and Financial Services. While at Stern, Avishee interned at Accenture Strategy, at a non-profit organization, and in the healthcare space. Avishee earned a B.S. in Finance and Economics from Stern and a minor in Dance from Tisch in 2017. Avishee wrote a thesis on the mandatory CSR tax in India as part of the Stern Honors program and continues to explore the intersection of business & good in her career today. She was Chair of the Stern Investment Analysis Group, an Admissions Ambassador, and a CLP Guide during her time at school.
Angela Xu is a Senior Consultant in the International Tax practice at Deloitte LLP. She has been involved in the design and implementation of tax restructurings and planning for US multinational corporations. A 2016 graduate of the NYU Stern BS/MS program, Angela had participated in many of Deloitte’s student programs, including the National Leadership Conference and Junior Women’s Initiative (WIN). Since graduation, Angela has become a Certified Public Accountant in the state of New York, trained for the New York Marathon, and joined a mentorship program for high-performing, under-privileged high schoolers in the city (Minds Matter).
Rob is an analyst at Goldman Sachs Asset Management working in their Americas Client Business covering Financial Institutions. He joined the firm in July 2017 after interning with the firm his Junior summer. Prior to joining the firm, Rob held various internships including as a Policy Intern for the Obama Administration in the Office of the Vice President, as a Research Intern at Moody’s Investor Service covering Public Utilities, and as an off-cycle intern for both UBS & MS’ Wealth Management programs. Rob graduated from NYU Stern in 2017 concentrating in Finance, Management and Poetry. Rob is an extrovert who enjoys hunting, reading and collecting vinyl.
Ania Johnson serves as a Relationship Manager Associate on the US Wealth Advisory National Accounts team at BlackRock, where she supports business development and relationship management with strategic home office relationships across Wirehouse & Independent broker dealers. Previously, Ms. Johnson was a member of BlackRock's Defined Contribution (DC) Marketing Team where she was responsible for the development and execution of custom marketing programs for key strategic clients within the DC advisor-sold retail space. In this capacity, Ms. Johnson partnered with sales leadership to deliver marketing campaigns to support the commercialization efforts for new and existing product builds. Ms. Johnson earned her B.S. degree from New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business where she majored in Marketing & International Business with a minor in East Asian Studies for Mandarin.
Sucheta Bose is an analyst at BofA Securities in their Public Finance Banking group, covering clients in the Atlantic region. Sucheta joined the team during the summer of 2017 after having interned in the same group the previous year. Sucheta graduated from NYU Stern with a double concentration in Finance & Management and a minor in Psychology from CAS. During her time there, she was a Stern orientation leader, CLP guide, and on the executive board of Smart Woman Securities. In her free time, Sucheta enjoys the NYC food scene (particularly brunch), reading thriller novels, and exploring new workout classes in the City!
Phil Hayes - BS '16
Daniel Scott - BS '14
Julie Aguirre - BS '17
Amy Whang - BS '05
Lia Cairone - BS '09
Romaine Haffenden - BS/MS '17
Priya Kamdar - BPE '16
Pranav Reddy - BS '18
Avishee Gupta - BS '17
Angela Xu - BS/MS '16
Robert Hankins - BS '17
Ania Johnson - BS '14
Subeg Singh - BS '16
Sucheta Bose - BS '17