Mr. 1st Gen Grad
From an extremely poor family, 1st gen grad; Applied to university just in order to live somewhere while earning money; Became the only consultant without a degree at BIG4 Firm at a local office (1,5yr audit, 2yr valuation); Now a strategy manager at top-5 Russian banks. Led several strategy projects as a project team leader.
Undergrad School: Moscow Polytechnic University (modest university)
Undergrad Major: Radiotechnic
Age: 26, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: 3 years of value investing on global stock markets, master of speed skating
Title: Strategy Director
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Top Firm
Length of Employment: 5 yrs, 1 mos
Big Life Wins:
Twice a top 10% consultant at PwC; Changed “the rules” of our family and inspired my little brother to pursue a degree.
Post MBA Goal:
Position at a top US bank, lead digital transformation; BIG 3.