Millie's Guide to Industrial Engineering & Operations Research Majors and Careers
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Meet Our Panelist
- Adel Gazarin earned his BASc in Industrial Engineering at Purdue University (2015). He is currently working at Johnson & Johnson as Strategic Account Manager and previously held positions such as Logistics & Supply Chain Specialist, and Senior Business Analyst in the same company. Prior to this, he worked in Halliburton as Wireline and Perforating Engineering Trainee, Qalaa Holdings as Operations & Logistics Trainee, and in Mercedez Benz EGA as Engineering Intern. Adel is based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
- Naviya Kothari earned her BS Operations Research and Engineering at Cornell University in 2020. She is currently working as an Associate Analyst at DAS42 and as Impact Investment Fellow at Vectors Angel. She was included in Forbes Under 30 Scholar in 2019. She held various roles at Cornell University such as Teaching Assistant for ORIE 3120: Practical Tools for Ops Research, Machine Learning, and Data Science, 2019 Kessler Fellow, W.E. Cornell Entrepreneur, Engineering Peer Tutor, and advisor. Naviya is based in New York, United States.
- Kofi Acquah is currently taking his Master of Business Administration at IESE Business School and earned his BS Operations Research & Information Engineering at Cornel University. He is held various positions including Lead Business Analyst at Emburse, Implementation Specialist at Vista Entertainment Solutions, and Technical Services Engineer at Epic. Kofi is based in Catalonia, Spain.
- Aditya Tyagi earned his MS Analytics at Northwestern University in 2020 and BS in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research at the University of California, Berkeley in 2019. He is currently working as Data Scientist at Aimpoint Digital and previously held various positions such as Analytics Consultant at Cat Digital Labs, Summer Data Scientist at BoffinAI, Analytics Volunteer at the City of Evanston, Analytics Consultant at Northwestern University, and more. He is based in Greater Chicago Area, United States.