Leadership Miami philanthropists pitch to the “Sharks” at FIU Brickell event.

Mixing charity, competition and celebration, Leadership Miami put a group of young philanthropists to the test at its annual Connecting for a Cause charity fundraiser at FIU Downtown on Brickell. The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce event, held on January 22, 2015 and sponsored by the College of Business’ MBA programs, was a proving ground […]

New Vice Dean visits with students at “Welcome to the BizLife.”

At the beginning of every semester, the College of Business’ “Welcome to the BizLife” fair gives new students the opportunity to learn more about career services, international studies, and over a dozen student organizations. This year’s event, held January 15, 2014 in the CBC Lobby, also featured Florida International University (FIU) mascot Roary, and plentiful […]

Jose M. Aldrich joins College of Business as Vice Dean – Administration.

Jose M. Aldrich, a 35-year veteran of KPMG LLP, who recently led its Latin America tax practice, has been appointed vice dean—administration at Florida International University’s (FIU) College of Business. “Jose Aldrich is a successful international leader who is known for his professionalism, collegiality and business acumen,” said David R. Klock, dean of the College […]

Mexican business leader reflects on banking…and what “rich” means.

“If you like what you do, take some risks, and work hard, you can achieve anything.” According to José Aldrich, managing partner, tax and legal services, Latin America tax leader–South Florida business unit, KPMG, LLP; a member of the Dean’s Council of the College of Administration; and an attendee at the first Wertheim Lecture of […]