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Riah Kapashi

  • Programme: MBA
  • Nationality: American

Riah Kapashi Born in the US and raised in Mumbai, India, Riah completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania, where she majored in economics. She then went on to work as a management consultant in New York City, where she worked primarily with clients in healthcare and financial services. She then moved back to Mumbai to join a steel trading and distribution company in Mumbai, India, where her responsibilities included leading the retail sales channel, sales process improvement, marketing strategies and customer engagement.

In her first year at LBS, Riah was the vice president for industry events in the Foodie Club, and co-chair for alumni relations in the Women in Business Club. She interned with American Express over the summer, and is interested in the payments and fin-tech fields. Riah is also a peer leader at LBS, through which she helps other LBS students by sharing her experiences and interview tips. She plans to major in Marketing in her second year.

Riah chose LBS because of its vast diversity in the professional and cultural backgrounds of its students and its reputation as a top global business school. She loves travelling and takes advantage of living in London, frequently planning trips all over Europe.


Contact Riah: rkapashi.mba2019@london.edu