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Soumish Dev - Kenyan alumni ambassador

soumish.pngCourse: MBA (Distance) 2006-13
City of residence: Nairobi
Employer: United Nations Development Project
Interests: Sports, music, dramatics
Contact details: soumishdev1@gmail.com


When were you at Warwick?
I attended 3 compulsory classes in September. I enrolled myself in June 2006 and received my certification in April 2013.

What did you study?
I studied Distance Learning MBA

Do you have any fond memories?
Yes, plenty, short ones though. One of them was the welcoming dinner, where I made many friends

What are you doing now?
I work for UNDP as Vice President – Operations. I am originally from India, living in Nairobi, Kenya, since last almost five yrs. I had shifted here with a job

Why did you decide to become an alumni ambassador?
I believe Warwick had contributed in my personal development siginficantly which i wish to talk about and would also take this opportunity as my humble attempt to return my favour to the university. While in India, I am one of the founding member of Warwick Alumni of Mumbai (WAM). I enjoyed the experience and wish to replicate the same here

What kind of people make up the Warwick alumni community in your area? 
They are mostly locals and hardly any expats like me here. They work across mostly all the sectors