Brianne Abramowicz

2014/2015 Kirchner Food Fellow

Brianne Abramowicz completed her MBA at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School concentrating in Entrepreneurship & Sustainable Enterprise in 2015.She is originally from New Jersey and holds a B.S. in Finance with a minor in Spanish from the University of Delaware. After graduating in 2006, Brianne volunteered for a small, but growing farmers’ cooperative in Oaxaca, Mexico; here she developed & managed the expansion strategy for the grocery category.

Upon completion of this project, she returned to the US to pursue a career in banking where she held a broad array of finance roles including mergers & acquisitions, project management, and treasury operations support. This summer Brianne interned for DuPont, assessing new business development opportunities for the Biotechnology division. She has a passion for food technology innovation, particularly within the mobile and e-commerce spaces and hopes to leverage her MBA education and finance background to effect change in our food system. She is now working at Target Foods.