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Mr. Mariner

About Me:

A Sailor by heart, looking to contribute to the world by becoming a part of an advanced, effective and sustainable supply chain and operations industry. Having worked for more than 8 years on international waters with more than 50 nationalities, I bring in an unique perspective about different work culture and its intricacies.



Undergrad Major: B.Sc (NAUTICAL SCIENCES)

GPA: 3.8

GMAT: 690

Age: 31,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian


Work History:


Industry: Transportation

Company: Navy

Length of Employment: 3 yrs, 1 mos


Industry: Transportation

Company: Navy

Length of Employment: 3 yrs, 2 mos

Big Life Wins:

Promoted to senior ranks within 12-16 months against the industry-wide average of more than 24 months. Part of major ship dry-docking project worth 7 million dollars, handpicked by the company for the job. Part of a takeover team of a 20-year-old ship, worth 25 million dollars, from a different company.

Post MBA Goal:

Short-term: Operations Manager for an international supply chain group or FMCG group. Long-term: Director of operations or COO for an international supply chain group or FMCG group. Personal: contribute to the world by working towards environmental protection & sustainable development.


Target School: Said Business School

Status: Open


The Experts Rate The Odds At: 10%

  • Stratus Admissions Counseling | Odds Assessment: 10%

    Ahoy Mr. Mariner, it’s Lisa Cummings of Stratus Admissions. I may be missing something but your blurb says 8+ years of experience but your work history adds up to 6+. At over 8 years , and even at 6 years, you will be above the average range of years of experience. While this isn’t a dealbreaker you will need to provide a good narrative to your adcomms. Why FMCG out of the Navy? I don’t see any reference to this in your work history, education or extracurriculars. While many candidates are looking at business school to pivot or make a career change, there needs to be a clear thread or theme that the committees can see so they can …

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