Mr. MSc In Finance

About Me:

UK immigrant from Indonesia. I have a passion for older people to help them live healthy life longer after my experience as an informal carer (after work) for an older man next door, who lived alone and suffered from long-term conditions. Outside work, I play soccer with a Sunday League club in London, I like travelling (17 countries, 30+ cities).


Target School: Cornell Johnson

Considering: NYU Stern, Tepper

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Application Status: Open


Undergrad School: Top 10 University in Indonesia

Undergrad Major: Accounting

GPA: 2.8

GMAT: 700

Age: 29,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Other Degree/Certification: MSc Finance

School Name: Cranfield School of Management, UK

Extracurriculars: Soccer Team captain (compete in national level - amateur league)

Work History:

Title: Co-founder

Industry: Technology

Company: Start-Up

Length of Employment: 3 yrs

Title: Corporate Finance Analyst

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 1 yr

Big Life Wins:

– Co-founded a start-up that focuses on technology for older people, helping them proactively maintain their physical and mental well-being. Working collaboratively with a leading figure for longevity from UK House of Lords
– Won national level amateur soccer league in Indonesia

Post MBA Goal:

– Short term: start the US business arm of the start-up – Long term: a specialized VC fund focuses on technology for older people


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  • mbaMission Odds Assessment: 25%

    Hello Mr. MSc In Finance, Krista Nannery here…Senior Consultant at mbaMission and a former Londoner myself! So over the last six years, I have spoken to exactly one Indonesian MBA candidate. I’m sure there are more out there of course but it does mean that you are more rare. An Indonesian running a start-up in the UK is even more rare and interesting!!

    As you ready your applications to Cornell, Stern, and Tepper, I think AdComs are going to want to know a lot about your start-up. Is it financially viable? Has it received funding? Have you participated in any incubators and/or won any awards? Working with the “leading figure for longevity” from the House of Lords is great and gives your start-up more “official-ness” …

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The Community Currently Rates The Odds At: 40%

  • 40% | 4 years ago

    You're a great candidate and a great person, I admire your career and goals. However, Cornell and Tepper may not be as good a fit for your goals as NYU Stern, Darden, Duke, Oxford Saïd, and Cambridge Judge. Good luck!

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