Bergida served previously as Director of Student Affairs at Northwestern University in Qatar. Prior to joining NU-Q, Bergida was the director of student life at Fordham’s Graduate School of Business Administration where he was responsible for all MBA and MS students, study abroad programs, student events, and the administrative support for new program development.

Bergida began his career managing new product marketing for an electronics components company before moving on to manage web and email marketing for a multinational ecommerce company, later overseeing their business intelligence and web analytics platforms. Additionally, Bergida has been a new business development consultant for start-up companies in New York and has worked with a variety of not-for-profit organizations.

Bergida received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Babson College and a master’s of business administration from Fordham University where he concentrated in media & communications and marketing, with a focus on entrepreneurship. Bergida has a Ph.D. in international business management from the International School of Management in Paris, France.