As a graduate of UCLA Anderson, you become a member of one of the world’s largest and most renowned global alumni networks with members in more than 100 countries and in all 50 states. The worldwide Anderson community includes more than 36,000 corporate executives, entrepreneurs, consultants, film producers, high-tech innovators, financiers and other professionals who are leading and transforming organizations around the globe.
Through membership in regional alumni chapters around the globe, graduates can expand personal and professional networking possibilities, attend social gatherings, assist with recruiting and interviewing prospective students, learn from visiting faculty and connect with local communities and business leaders. UCLA Anderson Worldwide Welcome Week includes alumni events in Shanghai, Singapore, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, Brazil, Chile, Spain, Mexico and Tokyo. Dean Olian and UCLA Anderson faculty also frequently visit with our international alumni during their overseas travels.
All Anderson MBAs have access to the alumni database that creates connections for both undertaking research and managing career resiliency. Alumni actively participate in academic seminars, distinguished speaker events and host future global field study projects at their respective organizations. Our alumni also make significant contributions to UCLA Anderson through participation in various advisory and program committees. At UCLA Anderson, learning is a life-long activity.
Alumni who have recently participated in our Distinguished Speaker Series include:
- Professor Si-wei Cheng (’83) addressed an audience in Korn Hall in May on U.S. China Trade and Economic Relations. He is Former Vice Chairman, 9th & 10th Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, PRC; Director, Research Center on Fictitious Economy and Data Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and Dean, School of Management. Watch the video >
- Man Jit Singh (’84) Chairman of the Board, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Multi Screen Media Private Ltd., Sony Pictures Television International addressed students on the topic of The Globalization of Media and Impact of New Media on Entertainment. Watch the video >