Feb. 25, Kavi Chawla
Topic: Building a Business in the Heartland of the Taliban: Peshawar 2007 – 2010
Location: Meredith 101
Time: 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Sponsors: PFGCGC and the College of Business and Public Administration
Kavilash Chawla is an international finance and corporate strategy expert whose career is focused on the productive and ethical deployment of investment capital in growth and emerging markets. He has lived and worked in five different continents, including working in the Middle East since 2004, where he has been involved in global and local efforts to alleviate poverty through market and enterprise based solutions. Through May 2014, Kavilash will be serving as the Global Practitioner-in-Residence in the College of Business and Public Administration and with the Principal Financial Group Center for Global Citizenship at Drake University. Kavilash earned his BA in Economics, History, and Political Science at Drake University, his Masters in International Affairs from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University in New York, and his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.