Mr. MBB to PE
I spent my first 3 years out of undergrad at MBB, but made the jump to buy-side this time last year. Now I work on the investment team at a middle-market PE fund. I went to a very large state school that’s respected in my state, but unsure it if has much clout elsewhere.
Undergrad School: Large State School
Undergrad Major: Finance & Economics
Age: 26, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: Led Charitable Org at MBB job (pre-MBA associates helped local non-profits), Worked with local Boys and Girls Club on young adult board for 3 years
Title: Senior Associate
Length of Employment: 3 yrs
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Middle Market PE
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Big Life Wins:
I was promoted at my MBB job after 2 years, and I led the charge to start a young-adults board at the Boys and Girls Club in my new city.
Post MBA Goal:
Return to MBB (under sponsorship contract) and eventually either start a consumer product company, or work in strategy at a small to mid-sized consumer product business.