GSOM SPbU students became winners at the Oliver Wyman Impact 2020 Case Championship
On February 28, 2020, a team of GSOM SPbU Bachelor students won the Oliver Wyman Impact 2020 case championship. The Argument team, consisting of Dmitry Vasilyev, a fourth-year student, Andrei Zhukov and Svyatoslav Yurchenko, third-year students, took the second place.
The jury carefully according to the results of two rounds selected five teams, which presented their decisions in the final. The participants showed their ability to work in a team, to solve problems in the conditions of tough deadlines and to answer the most tricky questions of the expert jury. The jury consisted of Ivan Shestov, Marketing Director of Burger King Russia, Valeria Kalchenko, Head of Investor Relations of Burger King Russia, Artyom Arkhangelsky, Partner of the Moscow office of Oliver Wyman, Nordal Cavadini, partner of the Zurich office Oliver Wyman, and Evgeny Raguzin, Principal of Moscow office Oliver Wyman.
Oliver Wyman Impact is a business case competition for students interested in building a career in strategic consulting. The winners of the case championship get the opportunity of a simplified selection process for the company, as well as valuable prizes.