Eduardo works as an internal consultant to Mastercard in Mexico, having helped with projects in Haiti, Nicaragua, and Spain. With a 710 GMAT and a 3.4 GPA in actuarial science from ITAM from which he was among the top 20% of the graduates, he’s hoping to earn his way into the MBA programs at Wharton, Columbia, Chicago Booth or HEC Paris.
The 26-year-old wants to return to Mastercard after graduation, with a goal of hoping to expand responsible credit to more disadvantaged people. This quant also has poet skills, having played classical piano for more than 13 years. He also leads the onboarding and training for new hires and co-leads college recruiting for Mastercard in Mexico.
Even though his base stats are below the class averages at Harvard Business School, HBSGuru.com founder Sandy Kreisberg encourages Eduardo to also apply to HBS where he estimates his chances at an impressive 35%, roughly three times the school’s admit rate. Find out why in this episode of Friday’s with Sandy.
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