Mr. 1st Generation
I’m a first-generation graduate who is interested in providing equitable education. I’m currently the director of a leading NGO that focuses on providing an equitable education to children. I’m managing a team of 5 managers, who each manage a team of 10 associates. I’m also a Teach 2030 ambassador and the global youth ambassador for Theirworld.
Undergrad School: Anna University
Undergrad Major: Electronics Engineering
Age: 28, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: MS Management
School Name: Trinity College Dublin
Extracurriculars: Timebanks USA – Co-Ordinator (Started 2nd Timebank in the country), WEF – Global Shaper Community – Founding Curator (1st in the City), Toastmasters – President (started 1st club in the City)
Industry: Nonprofit / B-Corp
Company: Major NGO/NPO
Length of Employment: 1 yr, 6 mos
Company: Multiple clients
Length of Employment: 3 yrs, 6 mos
Big Life Wins:
*Managed a P&L of $6.4 million (Ireland). *Managed a team of 10 (Ireland). * Top 5% in the graduating class of 120. * Worked full time during undergrad in the night shift to save money to study abroad. *Mentored 40 socially marginalized FLI engineering students from the 2nd year of my undergrad degree. *School Topper in 10th and 12th grade.
Post MBA Goal:
*My post-mba goal is to join a top Impact investing fund. *My long-term goal (5 to 10 years after MBA) is to set up venture capital firm that focuses on social impact investing for marginalized groups.