Business people: Hires, promotions and honors
October 31, 2012
The Buffalo News – Oct. 28, 2012
The University at Buffalo (UB) School of Engineering and Applied Sciences appointed its new dean, Liesl Folks, MBA '04. She came to UB from HGST, a hard disk drive company in San Jose, California. Folks formerly served at Cornell University’s Center for Nanoscale Systems as an adviser.
QuisLex CEO Ram Vasudevan to Lead Panel on Managing Global Law Departments at 10th Annual West Coast General Counsel Conference
October 27, 2012
Melodika.net – Oct. 27, 2012
Ram Vasudevan, MBA ’95, moderated a panel discussion on “Managing a Global Law Department: Challenges and Opportunities” at the 10th Annual West Coast General Counsel Conference on Oct. 30. Vasudevan is CEO of QuisLex, a premier offshore provider of legal support services. Vasudevan presided over his firm’s growth from three employees in 2004 to more than 550 today. Prior to this, Vasudevan served at Skadden Arps and Sidley Austin, where he advised clients on corporate and M&A transactions.