Mr. French Economist
During my BBA, I did a 2-year apprenticeship (2×8 for months) at KPMG. Then I became Research Officer at NERA in Paris. I work in different practices such as Arbitration, Transfer Pricing and Evaluation.
Born in France, but my family is from the Caribbean and Portugal and I have been the first to go to college (only my mom went to high school).
Undergrad School: ESSEC Business School
Undergrad Major: Business Administration
GPA: 15.3/20 in the French grading system 3.75-4.0/4.0 after conversion
Age: 22, Ethnicity: Black or African American
Other Degree/Certification: Exchange semester
School Name: Bocconi University
Extracurriculars: President of ESSEC’s student council, Founder & President of ESSEC Club of Economics, Other volunteer experiences with NGOs at school and during gap semester and founded a junior enterprise at school.
Title: Research Officer - NERA
Company: Top Firm
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 3 mos
Big Life Wins:
– I led a project of a schoolwide reform called “Respect for Others”. I led its implementation across all the French management “Grandes Ecoles”.
– Speak English, French, Spanish, Italian
– Former high-level athlete in Track & Field (4th position at the french championship in 4x100m in 2017) in high school.
– Dean’s List & award for student club
Post MBA Goal:
My long-term professional goal is to advise and provide financial and technical support to French and Portuguese-speaking countries in Africa to help them develop their public services and infrastructures.
I want to work on projects related to economic development alongside governments and private stakeholders in development finance institutions.