Mr. Global Corp Comms
I work in PR and corporate communications and work pretty closely with senior leadership on a number of high profile topics where I help create PR and communications strategies for messaging on a number of different topics. Currently, I help manage a communications portfolio of topics related to public sector development.
Undergrad School: Top 40 Liberal Arts College
Undergrad Major: International Relations
Age: 29, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Master's in International Economics
School Name: Top 3 International Relations Program
Extracurriculars: Curriculum Director for a non-profit that helps students with college admissions and SAT prep, Pro-bono consultant for a strategic alignment project for a non-profit, Was on the board of directors for the Fulbright Scholars alumni network at work (two-years)
Title: PR and Corporate Communications Specialist
Industry: High profile international organization (UN, IMF, World Bank, IDB)
Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 6 mos
Title: Fulbright Scholar
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Big Life Wins:
So far, all of my work history has been very internationally oriented, and thus, I’ve had co-workers from everywhere in the world. Working quite closely with senior leadership, I’m also often the youngest person at the table. Also, take great pride in helping improved students’ SAT scores by an average of 140+ points.
Post MBA Goal:
My short-term goal is to recruit for consulting (both MBB and T2) with a focus on social impact/economic development projects. My long-term goal is to either transition into a strategy role at an F50 with a focus on global social impact or join a mission-driven organization like the Gates Foundation, Emerson Collective, or Bridgespan Group.