We are happy to announce the new elected secretariat of SLT, which will be focusing on Connecting IE under one umbrella, a fluent channel for communication and most importantly the Voice of the IE Students.
Karnika Bansal has 6+ yrs of professional experience in education policy advocacy, project management & ed-tech startup. She also started and runs an NGO that focuses on holistic development of underprivileged children in India. She is the class representative of J5, and will now be serving as the President of SLT. Karnika is passionate about education and finding solutions for the bottom of the pyramid. She is an avid dancer and enjoys meeting people.
Miguel Van Den Oever was born is of Venezuelan + Dutch origin, he studied and worked in Toronto, Canada, launched a restaurant in Miami and worked in Sydney Australia in the media and advertising industry. Miguel has 7 years of work experience in sales, marketing, management and launching new businesses. He speaks 3 languages and is working on a fourth. Miguel is an avid sailor, diver, boxer and photographer. Miguel is our SLT VP and a IMBA + Dual Degree representative.
TREASURER & IMBA JAN ‘19 REP
Gauri Gupta, popularly known as GG, is of Indian origin but she grew up in sunny Dubai! With over five years of Big 4 consulting experience, she is part of SLT as the January IMBA Rep & the Treasurer. She loves beach, wine and pasta, and speaks more than 3 languages fluently.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT OFFICER
Ishana Rajguru, or Isha as everyone calls her, is from India and has spent her entire life in the Middle East. She was a captain in school and led an active and successful national-level general awareness club in university. A class delegate in the first term, she is also a career ambassador and is part of the SLT as the MIM Rep. Ishana speaks 3 languages and loves to explore places through her palate and is a volunteer at animal rescue centers in all the 3 peninsulas. She has lived in India, Qatar and Spain! Ishana is always happy to help and is up for a chat about anything under the sun.
EXECUTIVE MBA ‘19 REP
Ana Vega was born in El Salvador, and studied and worked in the US, kicking off her career in International Relations in NGO’s and think tanks in Washington DC. She decided early on to shift her career to the world of creativity, marketing and strategy. She moved to Madrid to do a Master’s in Marketing & Communications and entered the crazy and exciting world of advertising agencies. She is now the Marketing Manager of IE School of Human Sciences & Technology and is currently doing the Executive MBA. She enjoys travelling and anything to do with creative production and storytelling.
MIM & DUAL DEGREE ’19 REP
Ana Isabel Carmona Gutierrez is of Spanish origin, she studied at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, US. She has two undergraduate degrees: Environmental Science, and International Relations. Ana has 4 years of work experience as a Research Assistant for Indiana University, her research ranged from water quality standards to Middle Eastern diplomatic policy. Ana speaks Spanish, English, and Portuguese and will start learning French in the fall. She enjoys the beach, being with family, and traveling during her free time. Ana is the SLT MIM + Dual degree representative.
Campus Life also congratulates the graduating members of the Student Leadership Team 2018-19 for their great work and contributions, and wishes them all the luck for their future endeavors.