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I am a 1st gen immigrant from India (US now). Been working in an F50 Insurance company as a Sr. Data Scientist for the last 4 years spearheading their transition to newer tech and Digital Analytics. Came to the US when I was 17, and grew up in India with a single parent who made ~4k/yr. Went to a small/unranked school due to financial and family reasons.
Target School: MIT Sloan
Considering: Chicago Booth, Ross, Tuck, Darden, UCLA Anderson
See More Profiles For: MIT Sloan
Application Status: Open
Undergrad School: Really small state school
Undergrad Major: Electrical Engineering
Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Masters in Statistics with GPA - 3.9/4
School Name: Really small state school
Resident Advisor (2 yrs) - As a new international student in the US, assisted nearly 500 student each semester while they lived on campus. Was directly responsible for 25 students per semester. | Main Campus Secretary at Graduate Student Association (6 months) - Was responsible for booking venues for all meetings/events, maintaining meeting minutes. Interacted with university staff to help solve grad students' problems. (Stipend/Funding related) | Member National Society of Black Engineers (2 yrs) - Active member of the organization, attended multiple conferences including a national one as well. | Actively attended fund raising events as well tutored high school kids in lower income areas. | Ran for President and Secretary elections but lost both.
Title: Sr. Data Scientist
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 1 mos
1 – Finished a marathon this year (have finished 3 so far)
Would like to pivot into Consulting or Finance post MBA.
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