Mr. Harvard Hopeful

About Me:

Currently a corporate development professional at a publicly-traded robotics firm reporting to the CEO. I previously worked as a consultant at an economics consulting firm. Extremely interested in tech & VC post business school.


Target School: Harvard

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Application Status: Open


Undergrad School: University of Texas

Undergrad Major: Economics

GPA: 3.8

GMAT: 740

Age: 27,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Other Degree/Certification: Masters in Financial Mathematics

School Name: Vanderbilt University

Extracurriculars: Volunteering at a local non profit focused on helping immigrant students, Student Body President (undergrad institution)

Work History:

Title: Corporate Development Associate

Industry: Technology

Company: Global

Length of Employment: 1 yr, 6 mos

Title: Consultant

Industry: Consulting

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 6 mos

Big Life Wins:

I became the first immigrant to be student body president at my undergrad institution.

Post MBA Goal:

Tech & VC


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  • mbaMission Odds Assessment: 20%

    Hi Mr. Harvard Hopeful,
    This is Debbie Choy, Senior Consultant at mbaMission. I like your strong academic track record (GPA, GMAT) and your unique work experience in robotics. I also love that you give back to the immigrant community through your volunteer work. Be sure to weave these experiences into your application to help the Admissions Committee (AdCom) better understand how your background has shaped you as a leader. Also, since you already have a Masters in Financial Mathematics, consider explaining in your application how the MBA will complement this to help you achieve your future career goals. What areas will the MBA help you beef up that were missing in your past education? Overall, I think you have a strong profile for HBS. I’m happy …

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  • Stratus Admissions Counseling Odds Assessment: 20%

    Hi, it’s Jennifer Jackson from Stratus Admissions. You have very impressive stats and great consulting and tech experience. It sounds like the immigrant experience has been central to your life story, so I recommend really drawing that out in your narrative. How has it shaped you to adapt to UT and become president of the student body, and then help other immigrant students in a nonprofit outside of work? What have you learned and how have you grown? What do you hope to do in this regard in the future? Outside of that, be very clear why you want to go into VC. It’s a very popular track but also very competitive. How have your unique experiences at your tech company prepared you for that? …

    4 years ago Read the full review

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