Vignesh Kumar Swaminathan

MBA ’21

A software engineer by profession, Vignesh was working as a project lead in the Banking and IT Division of Bank of New York Mellon Technologies, Chennai, India. He has always been a person who was fascinated by data and the insights that could be leveraged from it for making informed business decisions. This lead him to pursue an MBA in analytics as a “natural progression.” 

He describes his time so far at UB as enriching and his learning experience as an immersive one. In the past summer, he interned as a Fellow for the Nonprofits Board Fellowship program. He has represented UB in case competitions such as NBMBAA and Simon Rochester Thruway case competitions. He has participated in the UB Global programs trip to Europe and cherishes these experiential learning opportunities that UB provides for its students.  

MBA Concentrations: Analytics, consulting

Undergrad Institution: SASTRA University

Undergrad Major: Business technology

Activities, Affiliations and Awards: MBA LeaderCOREā„¢, UB MBA Scholarship, WOW Fund, Memorable Student Mention Award in Career Fair, UB Supply Chain and Operations club, International Student Mentoring Program, Global programs, case competitions and UB Blackstone Launchpad 

Vignesh Kumar Swaminathan.

“The diverse experience and faculty support for students at UB is unparalleled.”