Finance & Investing
10 May 2019

Startups, VCs and Corporate Boards: Practical Insights from Darden Alumni

Darden Reunion Weekend included a number of panels featuring alumni discussing their areas of expertise, from corporate boards to entrepreneurship to venture capital investing.

09 April 2019

Private Equity Finding Value in Yesterday’s Tech ‘Shiny Objects:’ UVA Darden Private Equity Conference

When public interest in the technology and telecom space moves on to the latest “shiny object,” many legacy companies fall out of favor, often making them compelling value propositions for the private equity sector.

01 April 2019

Rodney Sullivan Named Executive Director of the Richard A. Mayo Center for Asset Management

Sullivan joins Darden from AQR Capital Management, the Greenwich, Connecticut, based investment management firm with $196 billion under management, where he served as vice president and head of investment content.

20 March 2019

CEIBS Wealth Forum: Technology Offers New Investment Opportunities Amid US-China Trade Worries, Uncertain Economic Outlook

The Darden School of Business and China-Europe International Business School hosted their annual investing summit in Shanghai, with academics and industry insiders examining the investing landscape in China and globally.

01 March 2019

UVA Darden Executive MBA Student Launches Micro-Finance Startup to Support Local Agriculture

Darden Executive MBA student Hunter Hopcroft (Class of 2020) recently founded Slow Money Central Virginia with a mission to support the financial needs of local, small-scale organic farms and food entrepreneurs.

27 February 2019

‘We Use Every Second of Our Day’: 3 Stories of International Women at UVA Darden

As International Women’s Day approaches, The Darden Report presents the stories of three women from countries around the world who chose to earn their MBA at Darden.