Mr. Aviation Geek
I am an aviation geek who worked as a professional airline pilot for a major international carrier in the Middle East. I am a licensed drone pilot, aircraft dispatcher, and accident investigator. I love nature as I climbed numerous mountains, such as Kilimanjaro, Everest base camp. I love cooking my cuisine and coffee (licensed barista) too!
Undergrad School: Embry Riddle Aeronautical University (Online)
Undergrad Major: Aeronautics
Age: 27, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: MS in Aeronautics (Concentration in Unmanned Systems)
School Name: Embry Riddle Aeronautical University (Online)
Extracurriculars: Co-founder and Missionary Bush Pilot of a remote church in Zimbabwe, Southern Africa. The Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of a Multicultural center that offers free language courses, judo classes, and Christian mentoring programs to undocumented foreigners in the country.
Title: Airline Pilot in Middle East
Company: Top Firm
Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 11 mos
Title: Advisor for the country's new pilot training program
Company: Government, Aerospace University
Length of Employment: 1 yr, 9 mos
Big Life Wins:
I convinced my parents to move to Africa from Asia to become missionaries. I had to quit high school during my senior year and help my family pay off debt by working as an aircraft cleaner, and baggage handler (because I loved aviation, closest I could be). I achieved my dream of becoming a pilot, despite financial difficulty.
Post MBA Goal:
Short Term: MBB Consulting – Aviation/Aerospace/Urban Air Mobility Industry
Mid Term: Managerial role