Mr. Basketball Banker

About Me:

Healthcare investment banker with ~5 years of experience working with providers to acquire other hospitals to expand scale or raise capital for new projects. Great at explaining the value proposition of complex quantitative concepts in layman terms during client meetings.


Target School: Harvard

See More Profiles For: Harvard

Application Status: Open


Undergrad School: Stony Brook University

Undergrad Major: Economics

GPA: 3.5

GMAT: 690

Age: 27,  Ethnicity: Hispanic or Latino

Extracurriculars: Volunteering (Futures & Options, SBU Career Center), Basketball (Player, Referee, League Organizer), Avid reader (2 books/month)

Work History:

Title: Associate Director

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Top Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 11 mos

Title: Analyst

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Big Life Wins:

Got into investment banking from a non-target school with a sub-3.8 GPA through a countless amount of coffee chats.

Post MBA Goal:

Private Equity / Growth Equity


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  • Stratus Admissions Counseling Odds Assessment: 35%

    Hi Mr. Basketball Banker, this is Donna Bauman with Stratus Admissions and I am happy to comment on your profile. I love the effort—kind of like spending those extra hours shooting extra free throws—here you are doing the coffee chat thing and exceeding recruiting expectations by landing yourself in ibanking from a non-target school. That kind of extra effort and results will impress adcom. HBS is looking to educate leaders to make a difference in the world—not create leaders—but educate them. I see a lot of leadership in your profile. Not too convinced that reading 2 books/month makes you an avid reader… but everything else I’m buying. I’d like to see you make more of the case for why you need the MBA as many …

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