Arnab Mukherjee

Two-year MBA '15


Arnab Mukherjee was born in Bombay and raised in New Delhi, in India, and graduated from Brandeis University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Arnab started his career as an Analyst in the Energy and Auctions Practice at NERA Economic Consulting, a division of Oliver Wyman, where he spent the last seven years advising utilities and renewable energy companies on energy procurement, operational efficiency, and regulatory strategy and implementation. He was also a founding member of Oliver Wyman&rsquos LGBT employee network, where he served as the chair for civic engagement for five years. In this role, Arnab launched the AIDS Walk initiative at Oliver Wyman in New York to raise funds for HIV/AIDS research, generate awareness, and increase employee participation in the AIDS Walk New York, which eventually became a nationwide initiative. Arnab also helped develop internal and external training and mentorship programs for employees, as well as build a partnership with the Green Chimneys LGBT homeless youth shelter where Oliver Wyman employees volunteered as career coaches and academic advisors.

At Johnson, Arnab is continuing his passion about LGBT advocacy as the Vice President of External Relations for Out for Business. He serves as an Admissions and Social Media Ambassador, a trek leader for the High Tech Club, and a volunteer for Community Impact initiatives. You can follow him on Twitter @CornellMBA_AM. Arnab is part of the Sustainable Global Enterprise immersion at Johnson and is interested in the energy/clean-tech and high-tech industries.

In his free time, Arnab is often seen playing tennis and squash with his friends. He is a skiing and hiking enthusiast, and enjoys the outdoors. He loves traveling, and is an amateur photographer and Instagram addict. Arnab enjoys indie movies and music.