November 29, 2013, an event devoted to the International program on student entrepreneurship “Enactus” (formerly known as “SIFE”) has passed at the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics. The representatives of business who have grown up from the members of Enactus teams were invited to this event.
The event was attended by Marina Tyurina, who was working at the company “Aero Club Tour”. During 5 years of participation in “Enactus” she has passed a way from team member to leader of the Tomsk State University team. Under her leadership, the team has become the three-time Russian champion, the three-time World Cups member and twice it has been in the top ten of the best world teams in 2010 and 2011. Marina told about business processes modeling for enterprise projects and key aspects contributing to the development of student startups.
Ksenia Grishina, who was employing with one of the leading world auditor and consulting companies “Ernst & Young”, shared experience with students. For 2 years of participation in “Enactus” she has held a position of HR manager at the Tomsk State University team. During her participation at the team work, they have become twice the Russian champion, the two-time World Cups member and twice it has been in the top ten of the best world teams. Moreover, Ksenia was the winner of special competition organized by “KPMG” and the three-time Potaninsky scholarship holder.
Aleksandr Bezyzvestnykh made a parting speech. He is working at the Department of Economic Environment and Strategic Development of “Russian Railways”. During 2 years of Alexander’s leadership, the Tula State University team has become the Central League champion in 2012, the winner of special competition organized by “Unilever” and it has been in the top ten of the best Russian teams.
The meeting drew attention of students, who are interested in realization of business projects. Students presented their projects, asked questions, carefully studied the experience of the best teams for application it in the future work. The example of our guests confirmed that “Enactus” is unlimited career opportunities for creative and active students.
The event organizers were the academic leaders of the PRUE Enactus team Yana Butenko and Sergey Starostin, as well as the team captain Ksenia Malykh.