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BREAKING: Top Brazilian Business School, FDC Elects Nigeria’s Ex-Minister, Ezekwesili As Board Member



Former Vice President, World Financial institution, Africa Area, Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, has been elected as a member of Fundação Dom Cabral Board of Trustees, to assist FDC consolidate its targets.

Ezekwesili, an economics coverage professional, joined the FDC board as its latest member.

The founder and International Chief Govt Officer of Stefanini, Marco Stefanini, in addition to Founder/Board Chairman of MRV Engenharia, Rubens Menin, have been additionally welcomed into the FDC board, in response to a press release on Sunday by the highest Brazilian faculty. 

The three new councillors are anticipated to contribute to the fulfilment of the establishment’s mission of creating society by way of schooling, the assertion added.

“Fundação Dom Cabral is honoured to announce the election of Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili as a member of its BoT, its highest decision-making physique.

“The FDC is a Brazilian enterprise faculty, whose mission is to contribute to the event of society by way of the coaching and growth of executives, entrepreneurs and public managers,” Ezekwesili’s spokesperson, Mr Ozioma Ubabukoh, said.

In response to the Monetary Instances’ rating, FDC is the ninth finest enterprise faculty on this planet, he famous. 


Within the social space, FDC provides coaching to low-income entrepreneurs, social organisations and their managers, younger folks in weak conditions, whereas granting scholarships to underprivileged college college students, by way of the FDC – Centro Social Cardeal Dom Serafim, Ubabukoh added.

The co-founder and President of the FDC Board Committee, Prof Emerson de Almeida, stated, “Dr Oby’s election to the BoT will supply her a distinguished worldwide and humanistic imaginative and prescient.”

The Dean of FDC, Antonio Batista, added, “Ezekwesili will contribute with vital viewpoints and assist FDC consolidate its targets.” 

On the African continent and along with cooperating with the College of Cape City in South Africa, FDC is creating PAEX in Mozambique

“PAEX is an academic resolution that creates a community to help the professionalisation of firms, transferring information and selling higher competitiveness and sustainable progress,” Ubabukoh added.

Equally in August, Ezekwesili and 5 different world figures joined the Yale Jackson Faculty of International Affairs as senior fellows.
Peter Salovey, president of Yale College, United States of America, stated this in a press release after the appointment.

Mr Salovey additionally welcomed the establishment’s 19 returning fellows.

He listed the college’s different 2021 senior fellows as Staffan de Mistura (Italy & Sweden), Jessica Faieta (Ecuador), Anne Patterson, David Brooks and Jessica Seddon (United States).

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