With the world looking for a more innovative way to finance your future, we thought we’d highlight some of the most important real estate graduates to make the transition to the MBA.
Seth Pritchett is a graduate of the University of Virginia’s School of Management with a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration.
His background includes working in finance for Goldman Sachs, working as a corporate finance advisor at Goldman Sachs and managing corporate and personal finance for several large banks and hedge funds.
Pritchelt’s career in finance has included roles at Goldman, UBS, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, BlackRock, Citi, and others.
He was previously an investment banker at PIMCO.
Ethan C. Sutter graduated from the University, University of Chicago’s School for Creative Studies with a Bachelors degree in Film and Media Studies.
His education included working as an intern for the film production company, The Filmmaker.
He currently serves as the creative director at Cinephilia.
Michael A. Ciaramella graduated from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business with a Masters degree in International Business.
He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the Kellogg school and his Masters in Business Administration from the John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
His work has also included leading the Ciaramesi Associates in NYC’s business office.
He is currently managing partner at Ciaromella & Co. He previously served as chief strategy officer at Wachovia, the largest private bank in the United States, and is the chairman and chief executive officer of Ciaromesi Capital Management LLC.
He also serves on the board of the National Venture Capital Association.
David B. Schuster graduated from Brown University with a degree in Political Science.
His interests include global governance, international trade, and international investment.
He has been the director of Brown’s Global Governance Program since 2011.
His experience includes serving as director of the World Bank’s Global Development Center from 2007 to 2010 and serving as the deputy director of its Public Finance Program from 2011 to 2014.
He served on the Board of Directors of the International Monetary Fund from 2012 to 2015 and as the director for Public Finance for the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development from 2016 to 2017.
His expertise in governance, public finance, and trade have been recognized by numerous organizations including the International Council of Economic Research, the International Finance Corporation, and the Council of the Americas.
Theodore T. Giesbrecht graduated from Rutgers University with degrees in Business and Economics.
He spent four years in New York City as an associate director for finance at the City of New York and worked with financial institutions and their investors as they built and operated their financial systems.
His business experience has included leading a team of finance executives to successfully manage the transformation of a financial firm into a diversified business, including managing a successful IPO and an acquisition of a major foreign bank.
He holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from The George Washington University.
He recently served as the president and chief operating officer of Giesberts Financial Services Group, an investment banking firm with offices in New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania.
Maggie M. Suter graduated from Cornell University with her Bachelorettes in Economics.
She holds a Master of Business administration degree from Rutgers-Newark.
She previously served in the public finance division at the Federal Reserve Bank of New Brunswick and as a financial advisor to numerous banks, including HSBC Bank USA, Wells Fargo Bank USA and TD Bank USA.
Her expertise in public finance includes serving on the boards of the New York State Banking Council, the New Jersey State Banking Association and the New England Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Mark L. Taylor graduated from University of Washington with a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics and a Master’s degree and a Juris Doctor degree in Business.
His current work involves advising investors on the process of acquiring businesses, including acquiring companies with a high degree of liquidity, a high debt load, and a relatively low equity position.
He advises large, publicly traded companies, including Bank of America, Credit Suisse, JP Morgan Chase, Citigroup, Barclays Capital, and UBS Bank.
His extensive experience in corporate finance includes working for both large and small firms, as well as the private sector.
His focus has been on advising large, public corporations, particularly those with significant debt.
Travis C. Thrasher graduated from Dartmouth College with a BA in Public Policy and Public Policy Analysis and a MA in Finance.
He completed his Masters of Public Policy in 2008 from the New Hampshire School of Public Health and Public Health Policy.
He subsequently received his BA in Economics from George Mason University.
His specialty area includes tax, finance, regulatory and tax policy, public policy, and governance.
Scott M. Truscott graduated from Georgetown University with his B.A. in Economics and Management from the Wh