Full Time MBA Posts

“Sustainability has been the red thread of my career”


Kelsey Frandsen, alum of the Full-Time MBA (class of 2021) and Corporate Sustainability Specialist at Pandora, identifies how sustainability has been the red thread of her career and how the Copenhagen MBA’s offering of diverse perspectives is a unique and invaluable experience. What was your professional background before embarking on your MBA journey? I worked… Read more »

“The MBA helped me establish a marathon mindset”


Laura Formigo, Full-Time MBA (Class of 2021) is a Senior Finance Partner for Changing Diabetes in Children at Novo Nordisk – a leading global healthcare company and headquartered in Denmark. She reflects on her experience at CBS and how her concentration and leadership discovery process impacted her career. What were the benefits of studying your… Read more »

Considering an MBA with Chronic Illness? You can do it!


The 3rd of December was International Day of Persons with Disabilities – and the UN’s theme this year was “Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities toward an inclusive, accessible and sustainable post-COVID-19 world.” Catherine Merlo, current Full Time MBA participant reflects on this. Throughout my first term at CBS, I’ve reflected on what it… Read more »

“The MBA accelerated my career into positions of higher responsibility”

Matthew Nichols, Full-Time MBA (Class of 2020), is the Head of International Delivery at cBrain – a software company that works with governments around the world to build digital solutions to detect financial crime, mitigate climate change, and combat illegal wildlife trafficking. Why did you choose Copenhagen Business School for your MBA? Location was the… Read more »

“Moving with the family kept me grounded”

Lizelle Van Schouwenburg MBA experience

When Lizelle Van Schouwenburg and her husband returned to South Africa after he’d completed his MBA at CBS, she could not have known that they’d be returning to the city one day – this time with her as the student. Here, Lizelle talks about her family’s relocation and her MBA experience. “With a background in… Read more »

“Follow your heart”

CBS alumnus Jack Langworthy was originally drawn to a full-time MBA by the prospect of moving into a higher income bracket. And while the American entrepreneur achieved just that, his heart led him to Africa, where he put his business skills to use creating a wonderful life for his family and making a real difference… Read more »