Our Team

Waterloo Business Review is an online platform preparing undergraduate students for an innovative future by providing insights into business strategy, entrepreneurship, and global affairs.

Creative Team

From the brand image, colours, and fonts, to the website and social media, Waterloo Business Review's creative team is focused on bringing appealing visuals which goes hand in hand with the content WBR posts.

Ada C.

Creative Designer

Ada Celik

Hey there! My name is Ada, and I'm a 2nd year Global Busines and Digital Arts student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I wanted to be part of a fun and educational community. I believe my previous experience as a graphic designer will help me to succeed in working with a team of creative, talented and smart individuals.

Avi P.

Website Developer

Avi Patel

Hey there! My name is Avi, and I'm a first year student studying Computer Science at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review due to my interest in business and desire to further educate myself when it comes to entrepreneurship. Through my past experiences with web developement, I intend to help create a user-friendly platform through which students from all disciplines can learn and expand upon their skills and abilities.

Felix W.

Creative Designer

Felix Weber

Hey there! My name is Felix, and I'm a third year student studying Global Business and Digital Arts at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I think that building community and knowledge is important in improving myself and others. My experiences in attending hackathons and taking part in other organizations and clubs lend me a background in leadership and a range of knowledge which I hope to use to help build WBR into a unique and professional brand.

Lynn Z.

Creative Designer

Lynn Zhu

Hey there! My name is Lynn, and I'm a first year Accounting and Financial Management student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review to help build a more informed student community that is current with our evolving world. My previous leadership positions in clubs and experience with graphic design will help me to succeed in educating students about ongoing stories in a visually digestible and aesthetically appealing manner.

Vedant P.

Creative Director

Vedant Patel

Hey there! My name is Vedant, and I'm a first year student studying Global Business and Digital Arts at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review, because I am not only passionate about design but am also into the idea of educating and helping other students in different areas of business. After leading and being apart of many design teams, I hope to use my previous experiences and creativity to help WBR in many ways.

Zia B.

Creative Director

Zia Baig

Hey there! My name is Zia, and I'm a first-year Biotechnology/Chartered Professional Accountancy student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I wanted to apply my graphic design and creative skills in an innovative and exciting environment. My experiences as a freelance web and graphic designer allow me to convey insightful messages through analogue and digital methods of communication. With my technical and administrative background, I aim to engage, educate, and empower others with the necessary business knowledge to succeed and adapt in professional environments.

Editorial Team

Our editors are the incredible people behind our publication. From educational backgrounds in science to mathematics, they draw on a wide array of experiences to provide unique perspectives for our readership.

Andrew D.

Co-Founder

Andrew Dai

Hey there! My name is Andrew, and I'm a second year student studying Accounting and Financial Management at the University of Waterloo. I am passionate about enriching the Waterloo community, and I hope to utilize my various leadership experiences to contribute to its business environment through Waterloo Business Review. Through WBR, it is my hope that readers become not only more knowledgeable, but also are challenged with new perspectives that can be leveraged throughout their careers.

Jalp S.

Editor

Jalp Shah

Hey there! My name is Jalp, and I'm a 2nd year Accounting and Financial Management student at the University of Waterloo. I joined the Waterloo Business Review because I have a passion for learning about new ideas! I believe my previous experience as a creative writer for a blog and a business enthusiast will help me in discovering new trends and ideas that are shaping the business industry.

Navya M.

Editor

Navya Mehta

Hey there! My name is Navya, and I’m a second year Computing and Financial Management student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I am passionate about the intersection of business and technology and its implications on global economic processes. I believe my previous experiences attending hackathons, data science seminars, and clubs lend me the nuanced lens I aspire to bring to the art of business, and to the overall outreach and breadth of subject matter that the WBR addresses.

Rashmmie R.

Editor

Rashmmie Rameshkumar

Hey there! My name is Rashmmie, and I'm a fourth year student in the Science and Business Co-op program at the University of Waterloo with a specialization in Biochemistry and minor in Economics. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I have gained so much business knowledge during my co-ops and classes that I feel the need to share it to help the Waterloo community be better informed, and keep up an innovative mindset. I believe my previous experience as a Content Management Specialist will help me to succeed in facing dynamic challenges that WBR will face in our first year of publication, from editing, to content, to site creation.

Sanya B.

Editor

Sanya Bhagat

Hey there! My name is Sanya, and I’m a 2nd year Math/Accounting & Finance student at Wilfrid Laurier University. I joined Waterloo Business Review to meet like-minded individuals interested in developing critical thinking skills within students and making business knowledge more accessible. My previous experience working in a dual-internship role as a Quantitative Analyst and Consultant at CIBC will assist me in communicating and integrating technical skills of the corporate world into an educational setting at WBR.

Shanda F.

Editor in Chief

Shanda Feng

Hey there! My name is Shanda, and I'm a 3rd year Math/BBA Double Degree student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I want to help grow the financial and business interests of students at our school. I believe my previous experience as a financial analyst at work and a market research analyst in extracurricular clubs will help me to succeed in providing others with the help they need whether it be understanding a concept or writing an article.

Syndey Hutabarat

Hey everyone! I'm Sydney Hutabarat, I'm a third year in Arts and Business, double majoring in Legal Studies and French Studies. I joined the Waterloo Business Review because I think this is a great opportunity to expand our own and our classmates' knowledge on the business world beyond the understanding they may have in their classes. I believe my previous experience through my co-op positions in varying business related subjects will help me to succeed in ensuring the WBR produces the most accurate but also interesting content about the business world that I hope other students can learn from and utilize.

Syndey H.

Editor

Syndey Hutabarat

Hey there! My name is Sydney, and I'm a third year in Arts and Business, double majoring in Legal Studies and French Studies. I joined the Waterloo Business Review because I think this is a great opportunity to expand our own and our classmates' knowledge on the business world beyond the understanding they may have in their classes. I believe my previous experience through my co-op positions in varying business related subjects will help me to succeed in ensuring the WBR produces the most accurate but also interesting content about the business world that I hope other students can learn from and utilize.

Zia Baig

Hey there! My name is Zia, and I'm a first-year Biotechnology/Chartered Professional Accountancy student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I wanted to apply my graphic design and creative skills in an innovative and exciting environment. My experiences as a freelance web and graphic designer allow me to convey insightful messages through analogue and digital methods of communication. With my technical and administrative background, I aim to engage, educate, and empower others with the necessary business knowledge to succeed and adapt in professional environments.

Research Team

Our research associates are a crucial checkpoint in the editorial process, ensuring contributors have a thoroughly developed article thesis and skeleton through the provision of relevant research and fact-checking.

Anchita S.

Research Associate

Anchita Suri

Hey there! My name is Anchita, and I'm a second year Accounting and Financial Management student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because it’s a perfect intersection between my passion for writing and current world events. My past experiences as the Vice President of my school’s DECA team and work with the Economic Club of Canada will help me to succeed in developing engaging articles.

Johnson L.

Research Associate

Johnson Lee

Hey there! My name is Johnson, and I'm a first-year AFM student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because being aware of the most recent news can alter decisions in our lives. I believe my previous experience of working on a research project with my partners and placing 3rd place at DECA internationals will help me work well with other analysts and editors on the team to create high-quality content.

Joyce R.

Research Associate

Joyce Ren

Hey there! My name is Joyce, a second year AFM student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I am personally interested in learning more about the global economy and want to share my findings with my peers. I believe my previous experience in DECA and interest in the economy will help me succeed in helping Waterloo Business Review grow into a reliable and unique resource that our fellow peers can refer to whenever they want to gain insight on the world of business.

Michael K.

Co-Founder

Michael Kannampuzha

Hey there! My name is Michael, and I'm a second year student studying Accounting and Financial Management at the University of Waterloo. I was initially interested in business news through my involvement in my high school newspaper. Through my involvement in case competitions, I learned more about the business world and wanted to inspire it more deeply.

Mitchell L.

Research Associate

Mitchell Li

Hey there! My name is Mitchell, and I'm a 2nd year Math/Business student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review to meet other like-minded individuals and to gain a better understanding of business strategy and entrepreneurship in the business world today. I believe my experience as Business Development Associate for Global Enginerering Week will help me to succeed in researching and positively contributing to the articles put out by the Waterloo Business Review.

Roberto B.

Co-Founder

Roberto Babaran

Hey there! My name is Roberto, and I'm a second year student studying Accounting and Financial Management at the University of Waterloo. Having participated in numerous start-up programs, I am looking forward to contribute to Kitchener-Waterloo's entrepreneurial ecosystem through Waterloo Business Review.

Sanovar B.

Research Associate

Sanovar Bajwa

Hey there! My name is Sanovar, and I'm a first year Accounting and Financial Management student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because community involvement, professional development and knowledge expansion will build my unique and professional brand. I believe my previous experiences as the CEO of the Spartan Classic Charity Golf Tournament, the finance manager of a high school hackathon, and volunteering alongside several organizations will help me to succeed in equipping business students at the University of Waterloo with the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in the workforce of the present and future.

Selina S.

Research Associate

Selina Sun

Hey there! My name is Selina and I'm a 1st year AFM student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I want to work with other like-minded individuals who have a passion for business in an environment that fosters collaboration. I believe my previous experience as a math instructor provided me with the necessary communication and collaboration skills that will aid me in successfully researching and providing insights into the business world today.

Waleed K.

Research Associate

Waleed Khalid

Hey there! My name is Waleed, and I'm first-year Accounting and Financial Management student at the University of Waterloo. I joined Waterloo Business Review because I wanted to understand the local business environment from a new perspective. I believe my previous experiences from being a writer for educational organizations as well as having held leadership positions in other clubs and systems have given me the right mind and skill set to succeed as a Research Associate within Waterloo Business Review as it becomes established into a unique brand of its own.

Editorial Team

Our editors are the incredible people behind our publication. Drawing from a diverse range of experiences, their expertise adds to diverse range of perspectives our review offers.