Candidate:

Mr. Ed-Tech Social Enterprise

About Me:

I have 10 years of work experience and started my career in one of the biggest global IBs as a junior analyst with one promotion in my 3-year stint. Post that, I started an ed-tech startup in India. I lead a team of 50+ employees that undertake various responsibilities in the organization.

Schools:

Target School: Columbia

Considering: NYU Stern

See More Profiles For: Columbia

Application Status: Open

Details:

Undergrad School: NMIMS

Undergrad Major: Finance

GPA: 3.23

GMAT: 720

Age: 31,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Other Degree/Certification: CFA Level 3 Candidate

School Name: CFA Institute USA

Extracurriculars: Advisory role to a Not for Profit dedicated towards women empowerment in India | MMA | Mixology

Work History:

Title: Jr. Analyst

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Fortune 500

Length of Employment: 3 yrs, 1 mos

Title: Co-founder

Industry: Education

Company: Start-Up

Length of Employment: 7 yrs, 1 mos

Big Life Wins:

1. Organization founded by me has educated 200,000 low-income students, 50% of whom have seen a significant jump in grades.
2. Bootstrapped company with a capital of $500 to reach a lifetime revenue of $1M.

Post MBA Goal:

Short term: Consulting
Long-term: VC with a focus on Impact Investing

Odds:

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The Experts Rate The Odds At: 38%

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  • Patty Keegan, Fortuna Admissions | Odds Assessment: 50%

    You have an impressive background that incorporates the best of both worlds – a strong command of finance as evidenced by your investment banking experiences and CFA journey AND a passion for social enterprise. In addition, your success as an entrepreneur who is making real impact is incredibly admirable. Given this profile and your strong 720 GMAT, there are many MBA schools that would welcome you into their communities. Harvard might be one of them. Kudos to your advisory role with a non-profit focused on women’s empowerment in India. It is always encouraging to have a male perspective involved in areas such as this. Keep up that work! Adcoms will definitely want to know more about your transition from IB to EdTech. Assuming that is …

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  • Admissionado | Odds Assessment: 25%

    You absolutely have a good shot at CBS, but you’ll have to address some headwinds in your profile in order to achieve the admissions you seek:
    You have double the work experience of the average CBS candidate. “Why MBA” and “Why now” (vs. 5 years ago) will be questions you’ll need to tacitly answer in your essays and interviews. Otherwise you may appear to be a burned out “has-been” who wants to take a 2 year vacation to restart his life after not achieving the entrepreneurial success he previously sought. Ultimately, if spun correctly, I think your enhanced work experience can be the feather in your cap rather than your achilles heel. It simply does TAKE TIME to found and grow a company, and lessons that …

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