Mr. Banking To Media
– M&A Analyst focusing on media – Turned down 3rd-year offer to go to media industry – Led strategic & financial analyses for new, large streaming service from initial proposal to national launch – Manage distribution partnerships and deal negotiations with Top 4 streaming devices/platforms.
Undergrad School: Wesleyan University
Undergrad Major: Economics
Age: 26, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: Make-A-Wish Young Professionals Program (granted 2 wishes), International charity work incl. living and building school with communities in Nepal & Malawi, 4 year varsity athlete and captain in college
Title: Manager, Business Development & Partnerships
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 3 mos
Title: IB Analyst, TMT
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Boutique Firm
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 1 mos
Post MBA Goal:
Long-term: CEO of a media company; implement growth strategies that go against media norms Short-term: Management consulting to see more media challenges and use platform to get back into media industry later on.
Target School: Harvard