Text by Annika Friesen, MBA ’21

Annika FriesenAnnika Friesen (MBA ’21) began her career in Canada in public accounting with KPMG where she achieved her Chartered Accounting designation (CPA, CA). While at KPMG Annika had the opportunity to serve clients both internally and externally in the assurance and advisory practices and within a global role in KPMG international as a project manager. After KPMG, Annika worked in business development for a regional, professional recruitment firm. With over 7 years of experience prior to the MBA, Annika decided to come to HEC Paris to draw together her past experiences and pursue a career in business strategy. Annika holds the role of VP Wines & Spirits for the HEC Paris Retail & Luxury Club as well as the Social Media Coordinator for the MBA’s Ambassador program.