Mr. International PM
International Project Manager with 5 years experience developing a 6 person project management HQ in Dubai, spearheading client KOM’s in Madrid, Abu Dhabi, and KL, and establishing new suppliers across EMEA, APAC, and Americas. A California native, second-generation immigrant and college student wanting to drive impact of corporate social responsibility.
Undergrad School: California State University Fullerton
Undergrad Major: Physics
Age: 28, Ethnicity: White
Other Degree/Certification: Master's of Science in Engineering Management (4.0 GPA)
School Name: California State University Northridge
Extracurriculars: Founder of organization teaching kids and families to grow their own organic produce, Math and English Tutor for students in UAE, Monthly hiking groups, picking up trash and recycling bottles found in the Ras Al Khaimah mountains
Title: Project Manager
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 6 mos
Title: Project Engineer
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 4 mos
Big Life Wins:
Three promotions, one being relocation from California to Dubai and doubling of compensation within 2 years of graduation leading to increased company revenues of $9M to $14M in just two years. During international exposure, received Outstanding Graduate Award and Distinction for MS in Engineering Management. Also working to design and launch a Kickstarter campaign in 2021.
Post MBA Goal:
After earning my MBA I’d like to continue my career as an executive program manager in a new industry or transition to a new career, possibly in management consulting or start my own business venture.