MBA Fellows Alumni
Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
MBA Major: Marketing
Areas of Expertise: Metals & Mining, Transportation, B2B Marketing
Victor Araujo received his MBA from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University in May 2011. He enrolled in the MBA program to advance his skills in the areas of Marketing and Finance. While at Kelley, Victor was also the peer selected Vice President of Students Affairs for his class. In this role, he was responsible for developing and leading creative opportunities for MBA students to better interact with each other outside the classroom. Prior to beginning the MBA program, Victor earned a degree in Metallurgical and Industrial Engineering from Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro.
He then worked for five years as an engineer for the largest Brazilian steel producer, Gerdau, where he took several different leadership roles such as process engineer and furnace manager. In addition to his educational and professional experiences, Victor has a diverse cultural background. He speaks three languages fluently: Portuguese, English and French. Victor completed his high school studies in Belgium.