Mr. Deferred Asian Entrepreneur
I’m a senior studying Business Administration at a T50 US university. I’m heavily involved in the entrepreneurship scene at my school. I founded a startup and led it from pre-seed to 7 figure acquisition. I’m continuing with the acquirer (Series B, $35 million funding) as a product manager. I am also an investment analyst at VC firm ($150 million AUM).
Undergrad School: Boston University
Undergrad Major: Business Administration
Age: 22, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Extracurriculars: Director at entrepreneurship club (largest on campus) + investment analyst at student-run accelerator + coach for student entrepreneurs, Volunteer at local non-profit providing financial advice to underrepresented groups, Captain of a club sport team
Title: Co-Founder + Head of Business Development (Exit @ 7 Figures)
Length of Employment: 1 yr, 6 mos
Title: Investment Analyst
Industry: Venture Capital
Company: Boutique Firm
Length of Employment: 6 mos
Big Life Wins:
Balanced school and extracurriculars while leading my venture from ideation to successful 7 figure exit. Helped mentee entrepreneurs raise over $1 million in funding for their own startups.
Post MBA Goal:
Short-term: use my MBA network to raise for another venture in the social impact space. Long-term: move fully into venture capital as a partner at a well-known fund.