The Admissions Director for University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, Ankur Kumar, was in Kuwait recently to talk to prospective students about their Masters in Business Administration (MBA) Program. Hosted by Agility, the two hour long session gave an overview of Wharton’s 19 majors, over 250 faculty members, 11 academic departments, nearly 200 electives, 24 research centers and initiatives and its strong alumni network. Wharton, established in 1881 was the first business school in the United States, and is ranked as one of the top business institutions in the world. Wharton Alumni in Kuwait include Tarek Sultan, Chairman and Managing Director of Agility, Mohammed Alshaya, Executive Chairman of M.H.Alshaya Co., Yann Pavie, Founder and CEO of GulfMerger, Farouk Sultan, CEO of Kuwait Lbo Mgt Ltd, Anis Saif, Vice President of GulfMerger, Saleh Al Ateeqi, CEO, Boubyan Capital, Ahmed Wahedi, Assistant Vice President of Boubyan Capital, Abdullah Al Sharekh, Senior Manager – Corporate Banking at NBK and Hassan El Houry, CEO of National Aviation Services (NAS). Read more.