After a rigorous selection process, we are pleased to announce this year's Fellows. All are first-year MBAs, members of the Class of 2014.
Is pursuing an MBA specializing in finance while at UCLA Anderson. Upon completing undergrad, Hollich joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as a Collateralized Debt Obligation analyst in Chicago and later worked as an underwriter in the commercial bank in San Francisco. Most recently, Steve worked at Martin Wolf M&A Advisors as an analyst covering middle-market companies in the IT sector. At Anderson, Steve is a first-year director of investment banking in the Investment Finance Association and a member of the Wine Club. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Madison with a Bachelors in Business Administration majoring in both Finance and Real Estate. Hollich has accepted a summer position at Moelis & Co. in Los Angeles.
Is pursuing his MBA at UCLA Anderson. Most recently, he worked at Union Bank, where he focused on financial planning, analysis and business strategy within the retail banking segment. At UCLA, Skrip is a first- year director of investment banking in the Investment Finance Association and a member of the Entrepreneurial Association. Skrip attended Claremont McKenna College, where he majored in Economics and Accounting and was a four-year letter winner of the Men's Varsity Basketball Team. Upon graduation, he took a role with PricewaterhouseCoopers and gained CPA licensure. Skrip will be interning at Deutsche Bank in San Francisco this summer.
Matthew O'Connell is pursuing an MBA in finance at UCLA Anderson. Prior to Anderson, he spent five years at Greenwich Associates providing strategic consulting services to institutional financial services clients. At Anderson, O'Connell is a first-year director in the Investment Finance Association. He graduated with Honors from the University of Connecticut where he majored in Economics and Political Science. O'Connell is spending the summer at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York.