New York City

Berkeley Haas Alumni Network


Our ambition is to enhance and improve connections between our community of 1,500+ Berkeley-Haas alums in the Tri-state area (expanding to the wider community of UC Berkeley alums interested in business).


  • 2021 Berkeley Haas NYC Holiday Social

    You’re invited!

    (Join alums from Berkeley Haas to mix and mingle at an indoor bar (proof of vaccination required). These events have been a blast full of laughs and socializing! Please also feel free to invite other friends, co-workers, etc., who want to make new connections and have some fun!

    The ticket price includes 2 hours of open bar with beer, wine, and mixed drinks and appetizers. Space is limited so RSVP as soon as possible!

    Location/Address: The Liberty NYC 29 W 35th St, New York, NY 10001

    Date: December 3, 2021

    From: 7:30pm est – 9:30pm EST

    Registration Required. We are looking forward to (safely) enjoying this party!


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About Us

We’re always keen to recruit new volunteers for our Board and Chapter so if you are interested in getting involved, please get in touch with one of our team members.

Executive Board

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PRESIDENT | Martin Szczepanik
➢ Reason for joining BHAN NYC? After spending four years in the Bay Area during my tenure at Haas, I did not have a community in the NYC area. I was looking for friends, colleagues, and business connections and was looking to put my creativity and energy into a great group!
➢ Favorite quote or mantra? “It gets better” – a good reminder to keep optimistic in tough times.

➢ Reason for joining BHAN NYC? Grow connections in the Berkeley Haas community
 Favorite quote or mantra?

➢ Reason for joining BHAN NYC? Building friendships with people who share the Berkeley spirit!
➢ Favorite quote or mantra? “Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” — George Addair

➢ Reason for joining BHAN NYC? I joined BHAN NYC to create and mobilize an engaging community of Haas alumni in NYC.
➢ Favorite quote or mantra? “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” ― Ayn Rand

CO-VP SOCIALKara Jancourtz
➢ Reason for joining BHAN NYC?  Make friends for game day!
➢ Favorite quote or mantra? Don’t let perfect get in the way of good enough.

 Reason for joining BHAN NYC? Meet other Haasies.
➢ Favorite quote or mantra? Create good karma.


Industry Champions

Consulting: Martin Szczepanik, MBA ’18
Energy: Martin Szczepanik, MBA ’18
Finance: Pooja Saksena, MFE ’06 • Samir Mathur, MBA ’93
Health Care / Life Sciences / Medical Devices: Tanya Shah, MBA/MPH ’04 • Alind Sahay, MBA ’00
Marketing/Advertising/Media: Owen Corso, MBA ’17 • Raj Muhar, BS ’16
Media, Technology & Entrepreneurship: Caitlyn Kuan, BA ’98 • Raj Muhar, BS ’16
Non-Profit: Open
Real Estate: Neil Seth, MFE ’05
Retail & Consumer: Open

Berkeley-Haas News

  • N/A – BHAN NY Monthly Newsletter  – January 2021 (Holiday / Skipped)
  • TBA – Berkeley Online (for NY Metro) – January 2021
  • TBA – Worldwide Alumni Chapter Events Newsletter – January 2021

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