Alumni profile

Although the world of assets, liabilities, margins, and dividends can seem impersonal, there are real people making the money world go 'round. We asked two successful W. P. Carey alumni to trace their rise in the world of finance — including the ways in which ASU influenced their careers — and share their predictions for the future of money.

Graduating from Arizona State University with degrees in accounting isn't the only thing these siblings have in common. Both took a leap of faith and left their corporate careers to pursue a shared passion for health and beauty.

As public concern about sports-related head injuries mounts, two ASU graduates have developed a product that could help athletes and their coaches spot potential problems.

It's hard to resist the whole 'ascend to new heights' thing with regard to this supply chain management alum who first arrived on ASU's Tempe campus in the inaugural Fleischer Scholars program, became a first-generation college graduate, and then hiked to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro for a laudable cause.

Aaron Pool (BS Management ’09), owner of Gadzooks Enchiladas & Soup in Phoenix, and his family will support future Sun Devils with a new scholarship fund.