Nnamdi is a recent Cornell MBA graduate from Lagos, Nigeria, focusing on Corporate Finance and Strategy. He has worked with PwC as an auditor in its financial services unit and subsequently as head of Financial Planning and Analysis at Babban Gona, an agricultural social enterprise in Africa.
He graduated from the Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO), Nigeria where he majored in Industrial Chemistry. He is a UK-certified chartered accountant and a member of the prestigious Cornell University Venture Capital fund manager group - Big Red Ventures.
In his spare time, he loves to watch and play soccer, listen to podcasts, and watch documentaries. His favorite podcast to date is “Business Wars” by David Brown and his favorite documentaries center around finance and money management.
In June 2021, Nnamdi ''secured the bag'' as he joined Microsoft as a Finance Manager in its Central Financial Planning and Analysis Unit.
[To secure the bag is to get what you want, achieve a goal, and/or make money! (StayyHipp)]
Join Nnamdi Iwuji & I as we uncover his non-immigrant story and his journey to fulfilling the American Dream!
We hope you enjoy listening as much as we enjoyed recording it!
Nnamdi & Tolu
P.S: I cannot tell my Cornell story without Nnamdi which is why I am really happy to have him share his story with us. Kindly share this episode with your network/friends looking to Study Abroad and/or pursue an MBA degree. Also, please let me know on social media, which part of his story has motivated you to now live your best NIS life. Thank you!