Gu Panizza is a rising junior majoring in Business Administration with a minor in Mathematical Finance. His previous professional experiences include internships at Emporio Commerce, an e-commerce solutions provider in Argentina, and Wve Labs, an LA-based technology development company, in addition to an externship at The Boston Consulting Group. Over the summer, he will be working at Walgreens Boots Alliance as a Finance Intern. Born and raised in Rome, Italy, Guglielmo enjoys watching international soccer and NBA basketball and hopes to pursue a career in management consulting upon graduation.
Ben Dugger is a rising junior studying Business with a concentration in Finance. Last summer, he hiked over 200 miles working as a backpacking guide at Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico. This summer, he will be interning in LA as a summer analyst at Wilshire Associates, while next summer, he will be working in Morgan Stanley's investment banking division in San Francisco. Ben's interests outside of business include Atlanta sports and USC football. His primary hobbies range from playing golf to backpacking to visiting the beach. Upon graduation, he hopes to pursue a career in investment banking or sports analytics.
Terek Rutherford is a rising senior majoring in Business Administration. Last summer he interned at Janus Capital on their Global Fixed Income team, where he will be returning this year. On campus, Terek has served as Co-President of the Trojan Investing Society. In his free time, he enjoys reading non-fiction, playing tennis, skiing, and learning about international relations. Upon graduation, Terek hopes to pursue a career in buy-side finance.
Anav Sharma is a rising senior studying Business Administration with a minor in Mathematical Finance and a specialization in Applied Analytics. Outside of class, he is an active member of Los Angeles Community Impact, a Marshall Student Ambassador, and a debater for the Trojan Debate squad. Anav has accrued professional experience at both an information services and research analytics firm called Frontier Strategy Group and at an aerospace focused venture capital fund called Starburst. This summer, he will be interning at Bain & Company in LA, and he hopes to continue a fruitful career in management consulting post-graduation. When he is not busy, Anav likes to attend hip-hop concerts, read about political theory, and enjoy the outdoors.
Madeline Zheng is a rising senior majoring in Philosophy and Applied & Computational Mathematics. She has worked at a data analytics startup, NBC Universal, and most recently, PwC. Outside of TCG, Madeline is also involved as a Dornsife Ambassador and as a team lead & research assistant in the Security and Political Economy Lab. Her favorite things include David Foster Wallace, exploring new ideas and places, and ice cream. This summer, she will be interning at Bain & Company in San Francisco.
Jack Strauss is a rising senior double majoring in Business Administration and Chinese. He has previously worked at Acer Computers in Taipei, Taiwan and most recently at Northrop Grumman in Redondo Beach, California. On campus, Jack serves on the Executive Board of the Marshall Student Ambassadors and has competed on a number of business case competition teams. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf, watching USC football, and traveling. Jack studied abroad in Shanghai for the Spring 2018 semester and this summer, he will be interning at Bain & Company in their Los Angeles office.
Juliette Bolea is a rising senior majoring in Business Administration with a double minor in International Relations and Law and Society. Last summer, she interned at Bank of America Merrill Lynch's New York City offices in their Global Banking & Markets division, and she will be returning to the city next summer to work for Lazard as an investment banking analyst. On campus, she has served as Co-President of the Trojan Investing Society, an intern for the Dean of USC's Annenberg School of Journalism and Communication, and a Marshall Student Ambassador. Juliette went abroad through USC to China and Taiwan, and she studied abroad again in Madrid during Spring 2018. In her free time, she enjoys running half-marathons, hiking, and cooking international dishes.
Alyssa Lam is a rising junior studying Business Administration with a double minor in Nutrition & Health Promotion and Dance. Last summer, she interned as a finance intern at Herman Miller in Hong Kong through the USC Marshall's Winslow-Maxwell program, and she will be joining Johnson and Johnson's finance team this upcoming summer. In addition to TCG, she is the Chief of Staff of the Marshall Business Student Government and a Marshall Student Ambassador. She enjoys baking, traveling, and hiking in her free time. After graduation, she hopes to pursue a career in management consulting and work with healthcare clients.
Andy is a rising junior majoring in Business Administration with minors in Sports Media Studies and Cinematic Arts. On campus, he is the sports director at KXSC Radio, a Marshall Student Ambassador, and a member of the Sports Business Administration. This past summer, he participated in the GLP internship program, doing market research and product development for a small tech start-up in Taiwan, while this summer, he will be interning at U.S. Bank in Minneapolis. In his free time, he enjoys playing sports, reading long-form journalism, watching movies, and going to the beach. After graduation, Andy hopes to pursue a career in management consulting.
Matthew Lee is a rising junior majoring in Business Administration with minors in Mathematics and Human Security and Geospatial Intelligence. On campus, he serves as one of the Co-Directors of Trojan Investing Society's Leaders Program, Co-President of Moneythink USC, and a Marshall Student Ambassador. Previously, he has worked for a startup that provides college students with a job-searching avenue, a mobile app development company, and Plaza Bank's Project Management department. In his free time, Matthew enjoys watching NBA basketball, attending concerts, and producing music. This summer, he will be working for PwC as a technology consulting intern.
Jane Wang is a rising sophomore majoring in Computer Science with an intended minor in Cyber Security. On campus, she works at the USC Comptroller's Office and serves as Director of Internal Communications for SpectrumSC. She is also part of the Association of Computing Machinery, Society of Women Engineers, and Science Outreach. In her free time, Jane loves to read, solve puzzles, and make pottery. After graduation, Jane hopes to pursue a career in the technology or consulting industry.
Blake Birmingham is a rising sophomore majoring in Industrial and Systems Engineering with a minor in Business Administration. Outside of class, he is involved with the Los Angeles Community Impact, providing consulting services to non-profits across Los Angeles. Additionally, Blake is a part of Engineers Without Borders where he is able to work on projects benefiting the lives of citizens in developing countries. This summer, he will be working at a management consulting firm in Madrid. In his free time, Blake enjoys playing and watching basketball, going to the beach, and discussing theology. Blake hopes to pursue a job in management consulting after graduation.
Allison Westley is a rising sophomore studying Biomedical Engineering. She has worked at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute researching the regenerative capacities of the axolotl pancreas and its implications for type 1 diabetes. Outside of class, she is involved in the Los Angeles Community Impact and the Center for Artificial Intelligence in Society. This summer, she will be working at Intrepid Investment Bankers as a financial analyst. In her free time, she enjoys running, hiking, exploring museums in Los Angeles, and spending time with her dog Chub. Her future aspirations involve founding her own biotech startup or working as a healthcare investment analyst.