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Arts & Science Interviews Innis Alumni Rob Hain

Innis alumnus Rob Hain recently spoke with Diana Kuprel, from the Faculty of Arts & Science, about his pathway from anthropology student at U of T to Chairman of City Financial Investment Company. Rob emphasizes the importance of embracing change, complexity, and diversity as they apply to business management – a lesson he learned in part through his anthropology classes. Though, he points out that one cannot rely solely on either academics or professional experience to grow their career.

“There are two buckets: academic and experiential, and you should never assume you can get everything from one.”

Read the full interview here.