Mr. Army Officer
I’m a 28-year-old son of an Indian immigrant and Captain in the U.S. Army. Currently, I’m the chief operating officer of a 450-man organization, planning and coordinating the simultaneous training and deployment of teams across four continents. Previously led two 42-man platoons on multinational cross-training and disaster relief in Asia-Pacific.
Undergrad School: U.C. Berkeley
Undergrad Major: History
Age: 28, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Extracurriculars: Black belt kempo (2nd degree), 3 powerlifting competitions, & 2 marathons, JROTC mentor (assisting program participants in college application & preparation)
Industry: Government / Military
Length of Employment: 6 yrs, 3 mos
Big Life Wins:
From 2015 to 2017, I led two my 39-man platoon to represent our battalion (comprised of 12 other platoons) on a numerous cross-training exercises across Southeast Asia and Australia to build lasting partnerships and multinational interoperability. We also provided on-site humanitarian assistance and disaster relief across the region.
Post MBA Goal:
I hope to transfer the leadership skills I have honed through my experiences to management consulting. I know what it means to advise across cultures and lead in austere environments, and I believe I can translate this to success in advising clients in high-impact scenarios.