Mark Palermo

First Generation Y President for UWA alumni association

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Squire Patton Boggs senior associate Mark Palermo has been appointed President of the UWA Business School's Graduate Management Association (GMA).

Brad Rosser

Richard Branson protégé shares entrepreneurial secrets

Thursday, 11 September 2014

Brad Rosser has reported to Sir Richard Branson while working for Virgin, created start-ups for Unilever, and raised over £1 billion through various start-up investments over the course of his career.

Darcy White

UWA students earn prestigious advertising industry placements

Thursday, 12 December 2013

Four UWA students and graduates have earned highly sought after graduate placements with the State's leading advertising agencies.

Offered through The Communications Council WA, the placements consist of a three-month full-time paid internship designed to give graduates valuable industry experience.

100 years of business excellence marked by new awards

Thursday, 12 December 2013

The UWA Business School has marked the University's centenary with the creation of a suite of Alumni Awards and Dean's Awards.

Emiritus Professor Philip Brown and Winthrop Professor Geoff Soutar

40 years of UWA MBA celebrated in style

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Past and present professors, students and professional staff celebrated 40 years of The University of Western Australia's Master of Business Administration (MBA) at a reunion dinner held earlier this month.

How an electronic marketing pioneer became YouTube’s Global Head of Brand Marketing

Wednesday, 27 February 2013

As Lee Hunter walks around the San Francisco offices of YouTube, he is tempted to pinch himself.

Just 10 years ago Lee completed a Masters in Marketing at UWA, specialising in electronic marketing - one of the first degrees of its kind to be offered by a university.

The “tough Aussie” who reinvented the English National Opera

Wednesday, 27 February 2013

When she's travelling to work on a particularly cold London morning, Loretta Tomasi sometimes wonders what she's doing there.

Mentors share experiences with postgraduate business students

Tuesday, 29 May 2012

UWA Business School

Postgraduate business students met their mentors, including senior executives from government and industry, at the launch of the inaugural Postgraduate Business Mentoring Program.

Thomas Murrell, UWA MBA graduate

GMA elects new president, vice-president

Monday, 20 February 2012

The Graduate Management Association (GMA) is readying itself for an exciting year ahead with the election of a new president and vice-president.

Thomas Murrell, UWA MBA graduate and CEO of 8M Media and Communications, was elected President of the GMA, with Tracy Deveugle-Frink, a fellow UWA MBA graduate and Senior Consultant with Ernst & Young, elected as Vice-President.

A golden ‘Nugget’ from UWA’s history

Friday, 18 November 2011

UWA Business School
Herbert Cole ‘Nugget' Coombs is a golden example of an Economics graduate.

Nugget, who gained a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts from The University of Western Australia, not only became the first Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, but also led a full life as a rural teacher, student, economist, Aboriginal rights activist, Chancellor of the Australian National University, Governor of the Commonwealth Bank and adviser to prime ministers from Ben Chifley through to Gough Whitlam.