M.A., Tufts University, Medford, MA
B.B.A., Pace University, Pleasantville, NY
Angeli Gianchandani is a global brand strategist and communications leader. She leads brand marketing focusing on sustainability for Samsung Electronics America, driving customer engagement to increase market share and revenue. Angeli has held leadership roles for global brands such as BMW of North America and General Motors/Cadillac, Polo Ralph Lauren, and DKNY, placing them at the forefront of innovation, technology, and design. She has been responsible for new product launches, go-to-market plans, and brand strategies to increase market share. Angeli holds an MA in International Relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. At Fletcher, Angeli earned praise for her research providing a unique perspective on the essential role of female leadership, as women are an untapped resource for economic growth. Angeli is a Practitioner in Residence at the University of New Haven, leading MBA and undergraduate courses in brand marketing, consumer behavior, sales negotiation, and business ethics. She was named University of New Haven's Pompea College of Business Excellence in Teaching Award and serves as a Fulbright Specialist.