From your first day as a Haas student, you are able to leverage the power of one of the best professional networks on the planet. More than 32,000 Haas School graduates and over 430,000 UC Berkeley graduates are connected by a robust alumni network that includes career resources, online communities, and local alumni chapters in major cities around the globe.
With chapters in over 43 countries all over the world, including more than 30 chapters in the US, there are, on average, Haas alumni events happening five out of seven days a week all over the world.
Haas alumni have formed a variety of groups around certain affinities and industries (real estate, entrepreneurship, consulting, etc.) for networking and career opportunities.
Access to powerful online tools, including Haas@Cal, the Haas School's exclusive online community, provides you the tools necessary to start your own blogs, group event calendars, group emails, and more. There is also access to a collection of more than 4,000 Haas alumni who have volunteered to be career advisors.
Electronic Arts, Inc.
Redwood City, CA
After graduating from Berkeley, John Riccitello traveled the world, moving up the corporate ladder from his first job with Clorox, where he relocated to Dusseldorf, to a post as group marketing director with Pepsi in Cypress, and then to the United Kingdom as CEO of Sara Lee's worldwide bakery division. Riccitello returned to the Bay Area to head EA, a $3 billion video game publisher that produces blockbuster games such as Madden NFL and The Sims.