Chicago Booth | Mr. Corp Dev
GMAT 730, GPA 3.34
USC Marshall | Mr. Supply Chain Guru
GMAT GMAT Waiver, GPA 2.6
Chicago Booth | Mr. Non-Profit Latino
GMAT 710, GPA 3.06
Stanford GSB | Mr. Healthcare AI
GRE 366, GPA 3.91
INSEAD | Ms. Social Business
GMAT 750, GPA 4.0
Harvard | Ms. Risk-Taker
GRE 310 (to retake), GPA 3 (recalculated)
HEC Paris | Ms. Freelancer
GMAT 710, GPA 5.3
Harvard | Mr. Hedge Funder
GMAT 790, GPA 3.82
Harvard | Mr. Fresh Perspective
GRE 318, GPA 3.0
Kellogg | Mr. Danish Raised, US Based
GMAT 710, GPA 10.6 out of 12
Harvard | Mr. Green Energy Revolution
GMAT 740, GPA 3.4
Harvard | Mr. MPP/MBA
GRE 325, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Ms. Analytical Leader
GMAT 760, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. MBB to PM
GRE 338, GPA 4.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. Technopreneur
GRE 328, GPA 3.2
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
London Business School | Mr. College Dropout
GMAT 690, GPA NA
Harvard | Mr. MBB Latino Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.75
Stanford GSB | Ms. Top Firm Consulting
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
INSEAD | Mr. Truth
GMAT 670, GPA 3.2
INSEAD | Mr. Powerlifting President
GMAT 750, GPA 8.1/10
Harvard | Mr. Mojo
GMAT 720, GPA 3.3
Ross | Mr. Law To MBA
GRE 321, GPA 3.77
Stanford GSB | Mr. Failed Startup Founder
GMAT 740, GPA 4
Wharton | Mr. African Impact
GMAT 720, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Sommelier
GMAT 710, GPA 3.62
Wharton | Mr. MBA When Ready
GMAT 700 (expected), GPA 2.1

Meet The Rice Jones MBA Class Of 2020

Sandra Alistair

Rice University, Jesse H Jones Graduate School of Business

“A go getter passionate about products, technology and entrepreneurship.”

Hometown: Bangalore, India

Fun Fact About Yourself: I’m an Airbnb super host!

Undergraduate School and Major: Bachelor of Engineering, RV College of Engineering, Bangalore, India

Most Recent Employer and Job Title: TPV Technology Ltd (TP Vision), Senior Technical Specialist

Describe your biggest accomplishment in your career so far: I launched a successful real estate business

What quality best describes the MBA classmates you’ve met so far and why? They’re all very accomplished but down to earth and approachable

Aside from your classmates, what was the key factor that led you to choose this program for your full-time MBA and why was it so important to you? The quality of the faculty, location, class size and tight knit community

What club or activity are you looking most forward to in business school?  The Action Learning Project

What led you to pursue an MBA at this point in your career?  I feel the combination of my work experience along with the business skills provided by the Rice MBA will boost my career

How did you decide if an MBA was worth the investment?  I felt the learning justifies the opportunity cost

What other MBA programs did you apply to? I also had an offer from McCombs

How did you determine your fit at various schools? I had lengthy conversations with current students and alumni which played a major factor in my decision

What do you plan to do after you graduate? I plan to join a large organization as a product manager

Where do you see yourself in five years? I see myself making a lateral transition to a smaller company where I can shape the organizational mission and vision before starting a company of my own.