Three DMU students to shadow top CEOs after national competition

Three De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) students have won a coveted opportunity to spend a day shadowing the CEO of a leading UK company. Felix Ochefu, Vikesh Mistry and Natalia Pospieszna were all successful in applying to the prestigious CEO for a Day initiative, which is organised by recruitment firm Odgers Berndtson and open to…

Placement student enjoys global corporate role

A high-level work placement with one of Britain’s best-known global brands will see a De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) student travel the world to improve the company’s project management approach. Gareth Watson is in the middle of a year-long placement with Rolls-Royce, working as a Global Deployment Co-ordinator in the organisation’s corporate project management team.…

Placement student ensures Volkswagen’s sales sums add up to employability boost

The fast-paced world of Volkswagen is giving a Business and Management degree student a hugely worthwhile one-year work placement. Vanessa Erivona completed the first two years of her degree at De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) before securing a placement with the Volkswagen Financial Services team in her home town of Milton Keynes. Vanessa Erivona gets behind…