Author Archives: Baiju Shah
6 September 2016 - 3:08 pm Become a Venture Capital Investor while at University
For students with investment ambitions, Venture Capital can seem like an inaccessible career. Associate positions for recent graduates are rare, making it difficult to gain real work experience in the field.
For students intent on startup life, insight into the minds of VC investors is like the Holy Grail. It’s something that literally can’t be experienced until you start the fundraising experience in your own startup. And then you learn the hard way. Continue reading “Become a Venture Capital Investor while at University” »
3 February 2016 - 10:39 am From South Korea to South Yorkshire
Happy New Year to everyone and have I made a great start to my new year already. During the second week of January, the USE hosted a group of MBA students studying social entrepreneurship from KAIST business school which is based in Daejeon, South Korea. I was very fortunate enough to help out with this program and learnt so much from this program that I could write a book.
10 November 2015 - 11:12 am New beginnings and a ray of never giving up
Hey everyone, my name is Baiju, a very excited intern at the USE who is a bit of an adrenaline junkie. I’ll tell you a little bit about myself, but not sure where to start…
I come from Kenya, which has some of the most beautiful scenery, still trying to find something to top the Great Rift Valley and the sun setting in the horizon, watching the zebra graze the last few blades in the dark as the last golden rays hit their backs, it is bliss! I left Kenya to come to the University of Sheffield, to study Economics, as I have a passion for development and trying to bridge the gap of inequality.