Mr. Global Consultant
Work at a global, social-impact focused consulting firm. Passionate about developing and growing markets for underserved populations. Have supported impact investors and foundations in making investments in nascent markets (e.g., agriculture in the Pacific Islands, energy in East Africa) and advised national govts. on improving policy environments.
Undergrad School: Top 3 Econ program in India
Undergrad Major: Economics
GPA: 80% (top 10% of class)
Age: 24, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Extracurriculars: Co-lead training and recruiting programs, gender initiatives, and set up pro-bono consulting program at work, Worked with deputy head of a state government to improve education program, Long-term advisor to mental-health non-profit
Length of Employment: 3 yrs
Big Life Wins:
Developed and presented a national policy strategy to the Prime Minister’s office and co-authored a public govt. report on it. Set up a pro-bono consulting program and inclusive recruiting and gender initiatives at work.
Post MBA Goal:
Leverage experience of advising investors, supplemented by learnings at business school, to move to a full-time role with an impact investor or global foundation. This will give me greater ownership of the investment process and allow me to work with entrepreneurs to scale impactful businesses over time.