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About our Chapter

The Global Research and Consulting (GRC) Group is an internationally-oriented educational non-profit with an expansive network of students from universities all over the world. Our mission is to drive global social impact change and empower students to become responsible future leaders, and we have completed over 60 projects with past clients including UNESCO, World Bank, Wikipedia, Oxfam, WWF, and many more.

The Northeastern University GRC chapter was established in January 2021. We strive to establish a diverse community of passionate students through experiential consulting and research projects with global non-profit and impact organizations, empowering them with the skills to unlock their potential as problem solvers, mentors, and leaders. We have completed a total of twelve projects with non-profits from Uganda, Israel, Spain, Mozambique, Bangladesh and U.S. Our highly experienced set of students have over twenty years of combined professional working experience.





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Meet our Team


Jackie Sauer

Juan is studying International Business with a concentration in Finance and Strategy. He is passionate about using data, evidence and reasoning to determine the most effective ways to help non-profit organizations and those in need. His professional experience includes working in long-term advisory roles at BCG, PwC, Inspiralia Group and the Spanish Consulate. As an Honors Propel Grant recipient he received over $2,000 to fund the chapter’s growth and future endeavors. In his free time, Juan enjoys playing soccer and reading philosophy.



Andrew Browne

Co-Founder & Co-President

Andrew is studying Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. He is passionate about helping others, having participated in numerous volunteering and professional development programs in Brazil, Argentina, Uganda and in his home state of New York. He completed his first six-month co-op at Merrill Lynch and is currently completing his final co-op as an Investment Analyst at Magnetic Ventures, a Venture Capital firm based in San Francisco. Outside Northeastern Andrew is a competitive basketball player and loves to cook popular Argentinian and Korean dishes.

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Floris is studying international Business with a concentration in Finance at Northeastern University, and has spent a year at The London School of Economics studying economics and management. His international upbringing and experiences from working at Deloitte brings different skills and unique perspectives to the table. In his free time, Floris enjoys running, cycling and reading.

Floris Hoojikaas

VP of Consulting


Andrea is studying Business Administration and Political Science with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. She completed her first co-op at State Street, where she worked on data analytics. Andrea started a business that offers companies logistics services for recyclable materials. Andrea is part of the Equestrian Team at Northeastern. In her free time, she enjoys reading, running and practicing yoga.

Andrea Murcia

VP of Operations

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Mollie Harmon

VP of Insights

Mollie is studying Behavioral Neuroscience with a minor in Business Administration. She completed her first co-op at Harvard Medical School where she was involved in neuro-immunology research and will be completing her second co-op this fall at LEK. On campus, she is also involved as a Health Equity Intern, where she studies the effects of environment on mental and physical health of communities surrounding Boston. In her free time, Mollie enjoys traveling, reading, and playing intramurals.


Juan Rodriguez-Calvet


Jackie is a junior studying Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship & New Venture Management and a minor in Consulting. She completed her first co-op at LEK Consulting as a Case Team Assistant and her second at Wayfair as an E-Commerce Strategist. She has experience working with technology consulting at Linium, a Cognizant Company. In her free time, she enjoys running, cooking, and traveling. She also is a part of the women’s club lacrosse team at Northeastern.

Maiqi Qin

VP of Marketing

Boris Sorokorenskii

VP of External Relations

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