Mr. Engineering To IB

About Me:

Currently a project manager for a firm focused on engineering consultancy and construction services to the oil and gas industry. Looking to change over to IB.


Target School: London Business School

Considering: Rice Business, Wharton

Accepted: Rice Business

See More Profiles For: London Business School

Application Status: Open


Undergrad School: Auburn University

Undergrad Major: Chemical Engineering

GPA: 3.43

GMAT: 770

Age: 28,  Ethnicity: White


Work History:

Title: Project Engineering Group Manager

Industry: Manufacturing

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Title: Project Engineer

Industry: Manufacturing

Company: Fortune 500

Length of Employment: 4 yrs

Post MBA Goal:

Investment Banking- focus on M&A advisory for green and sustainable businesses.


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The Experts Rate The Odds At: 62%

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  • Odds Assessment: 70%

    Hi, this is JP, Senior Consultant at The MBA Exchange. You’re absolutely right to target LBS. International programs are THE way to go given your profile and goals. The international experience, ideally in a global business hub (London, Singapore, etc.) is what’s missing in your profile to really launch you on a successful career in finance. There are a number of non-US programs that have ties and exchanges with US programs (and vice-versa), which is really the best of both worlds. I wrote extensively about this and successfully guided many applicants into these programs, and I would be happy to give you more details. Email me at asap. A number of top schools have extended their final …

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  • mbaMission Odds Assessment: 55%

    Hi, it’s Nisha from mbaMission! There’s a lot to like in your profile – an outstanding GMAT score, a solid GPA in a challenging major, and a progressive engineering/manufacturing career. What I want to understand (and what the admissions committee certainly will want to understand) is: why do you want to make a career pivot to investment banking? It is certainly possible, but do explain in your application clearly what professional/personal experiences and observations have led you to this path (and along with that, what has sparked your passion for green/sustainable businesses – perhaps it’s something you’ve seen in the manufacturing process?)

    Additionally, have you been involved in any extracurriculars, in college and post-college? Community involvement (of any type, whether …

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  • Stratus Admissions Counseling Odds Assessment: 60%

    Hi Mr. Engineering to IB, this is Donna Bauman with Stratus Admissions and it is a pleasure to weigh in on your profile. I think you are going to get a lot of attention with that GMAT score and your engineering background will help as well. I think this could be a great time to apply to Wharton even in this R3 if you have not already done so and I’d add CBS, Yale and Kellogg to that list as well. I like your chances at LBS but I would think about your recruiting goals and be sure you attend a program that has success placing you in the firms that interest you most. Given you are looking for some experiential learning to help …

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