John Cheriyan ’20BUS
Social Enterprise Conference;
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School

John is a second year student at Columbia Business School with a deep interest in learning how to better link capital markets to social and environmental impact outcomes. Prior to Columbia, he worked at Dasra, a strategic philanthropy firm in India where he advised some of the largest nonprofits in the country on growth strategy and capacity building for scale. However, he started his career at an aerospace and defense engineering services firm where he worked in a strategy and corporate social responsibility role. When not at school, he can be found pursuing his passions for scuba diving, traveling or exploring New York’s food scene.


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