Our Team

Ivey Business Review is written, designed and managed by undergraduate students at the Ivey Business School. All contributions come from current students and alumni of Ivey Business School and are curated by its student Editorial Board. The Advisory Board is comprised of past contributors and oversees the Editorial Board, which runs all day-to-day operations. Adam Fremeth serves as Program Advisor.

Leadership | Editorial Board | Creative Team | Research and Development Team

Leadership

The IBR leadership team is comprised of the Editor in Chief and Publisher. They are responsible for managing the publication team, acting as a liaison between the organization and the Ivey Program Office, and overseeing the publication as a whole. They can be contacted at ibr@ivey.ca.


Leroi Yu_CroppedLeroi Yu – Editor in Chief

Leroi first joined IBR as a researcher in 2013. He later co-authored an article on Pebble’s enterprise strategy in 2015 and an article on Medium’s monetization strategy in 2017. He will be working in private equity upon graduation.

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Eva Xu_CroppedEva Xu – Publisher

Eva first joined IBR as a researcher in 2014, and later co-authored an article on Costco’s demographic challenge. Eva has a background in psychology and strategy consulting, and has an interest in succulents, dogs, and fantasy novels.

 

Editorial Board


Jeet Chakrabarty_CroppedJeet Chakrabarty

Jeet is an HBA 2018 candidate pursuing a dual degree in Computer Science, and first joined IBR in 2014 as a researcher and wrote about TMX’s listings strategy in 2016. Upon graduation, he will be joining the technology industry.

Charlotte Foody_CroppedCharlotte Foody

Charlotte is an HBA 2018 candidate, and first joined IBR as an editor in 2017. Prior to Ivey, she studied Political Science. Her interests include foreign policy, sports and theater. Upon graduation, she will be pursuing consulting.

Alif Karmali_CroppedAlif Karmali

Alif previously co-authored an article about Nintendo’s strategic position in the video game industry in 2017. Alif has a background in political science and an interest in the financial services industry.

Ajith Sukumar_CroppedAjith Sukumar

Ajith is an HBA 2018 candidate and co-authored an article on an implementation of Blockchain for Spotify in 2016. His interests include technology and hip-hop music. Upon graduation, Ajith will be joining the financial services industry.

Richard Wang_CroppedRichard Wang

Richard joined IBR in 2016, authoring an article on Costco’s demographic challenge. He studied Political Science before Ivey and is interested in international relations, and the impact of technological innovation on traditional markets.

Jenny Xue_CroppedJenny Xue

Jenny is an Ivey HBA 2018 Candidate. Jenny co-authored an article proposing that Amazon invest in Tesla’s self-driving electric trucks. Upon graduation, Jenny will be joining the consumer packaged goods industry.

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Sanveer Dhanju_CroppedSanveer Dhanju

Sanveer is an HBA 2018 Candidate pursuing a dual degree with Medical Biophysics. He wrote about GE’s opportunity to improve patient health outcomes by integrating machine learning in 2016. He plans to work in consulting.

Sooruj Ghangass_CroppedSooruj Ghangass

Sooruj is an HBA 2019 Candidate pursuing a dual degree in Software Engineering. He joined IBR in 2017, co-authoring an article on Nintendo’s software licensing strategy. Sooruj’s interests include traveling and table tennis.

Mark Ren_CroppedMark Ren

Mark is an HBA 2018 candidate and co-authored an article on Facebook’s e-Wallet strategy in 2016. Upon graduation, Mark will be joining an economic consulting firm, and hopes to focus on development economics long-term.

Gordon Sun_CroppedGordon Sun

Gordon is an HBA 2018 candidate. He first joined IBR as a researcher in 2015 and co-authored an article on Cineplex in 2016. His passions include tech and filmmaking. Gordon will be joining Bain & Company and plans to start a company later.

Sharon Xu_CroppedSharon Xu

Sharon is an Ivey HBA 2019 Candidate pursuing a dual degree with Mechatronics Engineering. She co-authored a proposal in 2017 that Amazon invest in Tesla’s self-driving electric trucks. Her interests include music and technology.

Dennis Zhan_CroppedDennis Zhan

Dennis is an HBA 2018 candidate pursuing a dual degree with Medical Science. He first joined IBR in 2016 as an Author and wrote about IBM’s growth strategy and Gilead’s recovery strategy. Dennis’ interests include sabermetrics and cooking.

 

Creative Team


Mark Ren_CroppedMark Ren – Co-Director

Mark is an HBA 2018 candidate and co-authored an article on Facebook’s e-Wallet strategy in 2016. Upon graduation, Mark will be joining an economic consulting firm, and hopes to focus on development economics long-term.

Amaara Dhanji_CroppedAmaara Dhanji

Amaara is an HBA 2019 candidate. She loves everything an anything art, design, or technology related. Upon graduation, she intends to pursue a career in the creative or tech industries, bridging her love for the arts and business.

Selina Li_CroppedSelina Li

Selina is part of the Creative Team for IBR and is currently studying Political Science as an AEO candidate. She is interested in international relations and business. Upon graduation, Selina hopes to enter law school.

Alvin Tse_CroppedAlvin Tse

Alvin is a Political Science student interested in cultural entrepreneurship, infrastructure, and emerging technologies. He looks forward to opportunities working in the real estate development sector.

Joey Yu_CroppedJoey Yu

Joey is a first-year student. She is interested in neuroscience and artificial intelligence, as well as how architecture and design can shape future life. Joey hopes to pursue a career in consulting integrated with visual design.

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Morgan Zhuo_CroppedMorgan Zhuo – Co-Director

Morgan joined IBR as an illustrator in 2016. Morgan is passionate about the intersection of design and strategy. Upon graduation, she intends to work in a creative services firm and hopes to bring beautiful experiences to the world.

Rosie Fan_CroppedRosie Fan

Rosie is an HBA 2019 candidate. She grew up with a passion for visual arts, music, and dance. She hopes to bring her interest in design to a career in global strategy or consulting and is always open to tea recommendations.

Matthew Tai_CroppedMatthew Tai

Matthew is in his third year of Honors Political Science and first joined IBR as an illustrator for the Spring 2017 Issue. Matthew has a background in public policy, communications and politics. Upon graduation, he intends to enter law school.

Ashley Wang_CroppedAshley Wang

Ashley is an HBA 2019 candidate with a passion for innovation and creativity. She hopes to pursue a career in sustainability and social impact upon graduation.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Research and Development Team


Andy Ly_CroppedAndy Ly – Team Head

Andy is a second-year Economics student and leads the IBR Research and Development Team. Andy enjoys topics in economic globalization and international business. Upon graduation, he plans to pursue a career in consulting.

Justin Chang_CroppedJustin Chang

Justin is a second-year BMOS student part of the IBR Research and Development Team . Justin finds interest in economic empowerment and the real estate industry. Upon graduation, Justin wishes to work in the financial industry.

Max Jiang_CroppedMax Jiang

Yuxuan (Max) is a first-year Medical Science student and is a Researcher on the IBR Research and Development team. He is interested in healthcare consulting and biotech, and hopes to work in healthcare management and policy.

Justin Li_CroppedJustin Li

Justin is a second-year Computer Science student. He enjoys topics in the technology and marketing strategies within growing companies. Upon graduation, Justin hopes to pursue marketing and eventually start his own project/company.

Divyansh Ojha_CroppedDivyansh Ojha

Divyansh is a second-year BMOS student. He enjoys topics such as asset allocation, portfolio development, and risk diversification. Upon graduation, he plans to pursue a career in finance or consulting.

Shahryar Safdar_CroppedShahryar Safdar

Shahryar is a first-year Computer Science student. He is interested in the fintech space and how mathematics and computers can improve investment practices. Upon graduation, he hopes to pursue a career in the finance industry.

Zoe Yang_CroppedZoe Yang

Zoe is in her second-year studying BMOS. SHe enjoys reading about topics involving the newest technologies as well as international business events. Upon graduation, Zoe hopes to pursue a career in management consulting.

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Rahul Bathija_CroppedRahul Bathija

Rahul is a first-year Economics, Politics, and Philosophy student. Rahul has an avid interest in cars and loves to play basketball. Rahul is interested in pursuring a career in the finance industry and ultimately having a Fin-Tech startup.

Rahul Guggali_CroppedRahul Guggali

Rahul is a second-year Anthropology student at Western University and a Researcher on the IBR. Rahul loves cars, tennis, and people. Upon graduation, Rahul hopes to pursue a career in the financial industry.

Emma Juskovic_CroppedEmma Juskovic

Emma is a second-year Economics student and a Researcher on the Research and Development Team for the Ivey Business Review. Upon graduation, Emma hopes to pursue a career in the financial industry.

Andrew Liu_CroppedAndrew Liu

Andrew is a second-year Medical Sciences student. Andrew is passionate about exploring the intersection between biotechnology and business. Upon graduation, he plans to pursue a career in entrepreneurship and venture capital.

Kayla Pandza_CroppedKayla Pandza

Kayla is a second-year Computer Science student and a researcher on the IBR Research and Development Team. She is interested in AI and entrepreneurship. Upon graduation, Kayla wishes to pursue a career in the technology industry.

Nicholas Tommasini_CroppedNicholas Tommasini

Nicholas is a first-year Economics student. He is interested in both international finance and corporate law. Upon graduation, he hopes to establish a career at the crossroads of finance and technology.