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Babson Hosts Global Advisory Board 2016 Meeting In Oman

Babson’s Global Advisory Board (GAB), consisting of dedicated alumni and friends of the college, held its annual meeting in Muscat, Oman, February 27 – March 4, 2016 in conjunction with the Babson Connect Worldwide 2016, taking place in Dubai, UAE, March 4-6 2016.

Rainbow  greets GAB members at annual meeting

Rainbow greets GAB members at annual meeting

Highlights included visits to Sultan Qaboos University to discuss entrepreneurship in higher education, and meetings with local business figures to discuss trade and family enterprise.

The GAB takes Babson to the world and the world to Babson.  Board members serve as ambassadors for the College represent Babson in their countries and communities counsel the President, Trustees, and the Babson Community by providing a global perspective assist students on professional matters and provide meaningful philanthropic support.