Mr. B2B E-commerce In Nigeria

About Me:

I am a first-generation college graduate and cleared CFA level I and Level II both in the top decile.


Undergrad School: IIT Bombay

Undergrad Major: Civil Engineering

GPA: 7.4/10

GMAT: 750

Age: 25,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Extracurriculars: Mentoring underprivileged children, and writing stage play scripts.

Work History:

Title: Retailer Acquisition and Retention Head/Founding Team Member

Industry: Technology

Company: Start-Up

Length of Employment: 1 yr, 6 mos

Title: Regional Sales Manager/Area Sales Manager

Industry: CPG

Company: Top Firm

Length of Employment: 1 yr, 7 mos

Big Life Wins:

Founding Team Member of a B2B e-commerce startup in Nigeria. Founded 1.5 years ago. Currently revenue of $3M/month

Post MBA Goal:

Come back to my current company and lead expansion across multiple countries in Africa. Make it profitable.


Target School: Chicago Booth

Status: Open

Considering: Kellogg, Tuck, Columbia, Ross

Invited to Interview: Kellogg, Tuck


The Experts Rate The Odds At: 50%

  • John A. Byrne, P&Q Founder & Editor-In-Chief | Odds Assessment: 50%

    From the looks of your profile and stats, I would say your odds are very high of acceptance at your first choice school. Booth will love that GMAT score and I am assuming that you did especially well on the quant side given your civil engineering background. You also did your undergrad at a prestigious and highly selective IIT. After working for a top COG firm, you then founded a successful B2B e-commerce startup in Nigeria. And to top it all off, you are a quant who writes stage play scripts and mentors underprivileged children. You also pose no employment risk because you intend to return to your own company. What is there not to like in this profile? Answer: Nothing. Unless there is some …

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The Community Currently Rates The Odds At: 40%

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