Valerie Aguiar






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Before the MBA, I ate chocolate for a living as a brand marketer at Nestle. I also worked in Zambia at a financial inclusion start-up as an Engineers Without Borders Canada Fellow. I’m excited about all things marketing, eCommerce, and the role of business in addressing economic inequality.

College: Green Templeton College

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Posted by: on September 4, 2019

3 things I learned interning at a purpose consultancy

In all honesty, I never thought I’d work at a consultancy. I tend to be more of an introvert, and while I’ve worked in sales and marketing (and loved it), I shied away from consulting because I believed it was “for extroverts”. Well, that’s not true at all (see this Fast Company article if you […]

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Posted by: on August 19, 2019

A Day in the Life of a REVOLT Intern

During the MBA, I worked with Mars Catalyst to organise the Oxford Responsible Business Forum. From my work with the Mars team, I was introduced to REVOLT, a uniquely “independent purpose consultancy that harnesses the power of branding to create real change in the world” where I will be completing an Associate Consulting Internship. Every […]

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Posted by: on December 10, 2018

So little time, so much generosity..

My classmates are generous. Time is limited between classes, employer events, and social activities. Yet, time and time again, students are more than willing to offer their limited time to support other students in the program. I was lucky enough to get a sense of this well before joining the 2018-19 cohort. My first encounter […]

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Posted by: on August 28, 2018

Get to know Valerie Aguiar

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Best friend: Genuine Manager: Organized Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. I’m a marketing professional from Canada captivated by the role of business in addressing the root […]

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