Dazzle Bhujwala, President
Dazzle Bhujwala has over 15 years of global wealth management experience with leading international banks. His expertise lies in connecting capital with opportunity and structuring financial solutions for pension funds and families with multi-million dollar assets, while advising them on their investment needs, including succession planning and philanthropy goals. Till recently, he was Director at UBS and has held leadership roles with Swiss, Middle Eastern, British and Asian banking giants.
With a focus on next generation solutions to today’s most pressing challenges, Dazzle is currently pursuing a fulltime Masters in Sustainability Management at Columbia University, NY. His areas of interest are Sustainable Investing and Energy Markets. He holds a MBA from Gujarat University, India. From 2012-14, he served as Vice President of the Managing Committee for Indian School Muscat, the largest Indian school in Middle East with over 9,000 students under one-roof. Dazzle is a passionate Chess player and a University level champion. He enjoys world travel with his family and has explored over 30 countries across continents.
Donald Wissell, Vice President
Donald Wissell is a student in the M.S. Sustainability Management Program at Columbia University and has 18+ years of financial services buy side and sell side experience. Currently he is working for Bloomberg L.P. in the Enterprise Solutions Group and looking to apply his financial services background toward the field of Sustainability. Some of Don’s previous positions are; Head of Adjustable Rate Mortgage Trading for Bank of America; Senior Trader and Managing Director for Bear Stearns; and Head of Short Term Trading for BlackRock Financial Management. Don is a candidate for a M.S in Sustainability Management from Columbia University and holds a B.S. from Fordham University.
Ava Song, Secretary
Ava Song is currently a full time student at the Master of Sustainability Management program at Columbia. Prior to that, she was a director at Barclays’ mortgage back security trading desk. Besides mortgage bonds, she also traded US treasuries, FX, EM and commodities during her 10- year work life at Barclays. She holds Bachelor of Math and Bachelor of Business Administration degrees from the University of Waterloo in Canada, and an EMBA equivalent from the Harvard Business School. She is also an active angel investor and has invested in over a dozen startup companies in various industries.