Uchenna Ikediobi – Executive President
Uchenna is the president of the Bauer MBA Society and has previously served as the BMBAS events VP and Marketing VP for the Energy club. Uchenna is a second year Professional MBA student with an interest in Energy Finance. He has previous Bachelors and Masters degrees in geology with a combined 6 years of experience working in a bank and as a Geoscientist/Petrophysicist for an Oil & Gas consulting firm. Hobbies include playing soccer.
Priyanka Saha – Executive Vice President
Priyanka serves as the Executive Vice President of the Bauer MBA Society and a Bauer MS Ambassador. She is a Financial Risk Manager with 8 years of international work experience in Financial Risk and Technology and she has secured an MBA from Indian Institute of Calcutta (IIMC). She is currently a second year student pursuing MS Finance (Quantitative) from C T Bauer College of Business and is working as a Portfolio Risk Intern at Invesco Ltd.
Samad Fassihi – Co VP of Marketing
Samad serves as a Co-VP of Marketing for the Bauer MBA Society and is a member of the Cougar Venture Fund. Samad is a second year Full-Time MBA Candidate at the C.T. Bauer College of Business. Samad graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2011 with a bachelors degree in Petroleum Engineering. He has expertise in Production Engineering and offshore operations, and currently interning at EOG Resources. Samad is interested in networking activities, O&G technology startups, music festivals, video games, camping and personal fitness.
Lorena Galindez – Co VP of Marketing
Lorena serves as the Co-VP of Marketing for Bauer MBA Society and VP of Mentorship program for the NAWMBA UH Chapter. Lorena is currently a second year Full-Time MBA candidate at C.T. Bauer College of Business. Lorena graduated in the Armed Forces University in Venezuela in 2004 as a Mechanical Engineer. She has 11 years of international experience in operations, marketing and business development in the upstream Oil and Gas Service industry. In her free time she enjoys traveling, cooking, painting and exercising.
Ucheora Eziukwu – Co VP of Mentorship
Ucheora serves as Co-VP of Mentorship for the Bauer MBA Society. Uche is a first year Professional MBA student with a BS in Geology (2006) and MS in Petroleum Engineering (2011). Uche has 8 years of international experience in the O&G industry mostly, and currently, in reservoir evaluation. Some of Uche’s hobbies include playing tennis, practicing taekwondo, and reading John Grisham books.
Ugo Odumah – Co VP of Mentorship
Ugo Odumah serves as Co-VP of Mentorship for the Bauer MBA Society. Ugo is currently a second-year Professional MBA candidate at C.T. Bauer College of Business with a concentration in Finance. Ugo has a M.Sc degree in Geology and has worked as a professional geologist in the upstream oil and gas industry for the past 7 years. Ugo enjoys travelling, theater arts, and Spanish telenovelas.
Chris Dismuke – Co VP of Service
Chris serves as the Co-Vice President of Service for the Bauer MBA Society. Chris is currently a second year Professional MS Finance student ath the C.T. Bauer COllege of Business. Chris Dismuke graduated from Texas A&M University in 2013 with a degree in Chemical Engineering and has four years of experience working internationally in LNG and Refining facilities as a Process Engineer and Mechanical Integrity Analyst. In his free time, Chris enjoys tennis, golf, and watching sports.
Chris Gibson – Co VP of Service
Chris is an MS Finance student and member of the Cougar Investment Fund. He currently serves as Co-VP of Service for the Bauer MBA Society and VP of Corporate Relations for the BMBAS Finance Club. Prior to Bauer, Chris worked as a Marine Biologist. He is currently working in consulting as a Treasury Analyst for Redbridge Debt & Treasury Advisory.
Jeff Pena – VP of Finance
Jeff is the current VP of Finance for the Bauer MBA Society. Jeff is a current second-year Full Time MBA student focusing on finance. Before starting at UH, he graduated from the Colorado School of Mines with a BS in Petroleum Engineering. Jeff will also be participating in the Cougar Investment Fund starting this fall.
Aaron Dominy – VP of Events
Aaron serves as the VP for Events for Bauer MBA Society. Aaron is a first-year Professional MBA student at the C.T. Bauer College of Business. He graduated from Texas State University in 2012 with a degree in Business Management, and now works full time in supply chain management within the Petrochemicals industry with 4 years of experience. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, personal fitness, and traveling.