Mr. Real Estate Finance
Directly out of undergrad I worked in real estate banking for a year, before leaving to work for a real estate PE fund. I have been with the PE firm for the past 3 years and was recently promoted from analyst to associate. Post-MBA I plan to work as a PM for a tech company and am currently working on creating a real estate property management software.
Undergrad School: University of Virginia (McIntire School of Commerce(
Undergrad Major: Finance
Age: 26, Ethnicity: Black or African American
Extracurriculars: Soup Kitchen Volunteer (4 hours per week over the past year)
Title: Real Estate Private Equity Associate
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Boutique Firm
Length of Employment: 3 yrs
Big Life Wins:
This past year I had the opportunity to work with my firm’s European Office for an extended period of time. Through this opportunity, I assisted in the planning and development of a new proprietary investment platform that the European team is still working to grow.
Post MBA Goal:
Post-MBA I would like to transition to a tech company to work as a product manager. My background to date has all been in the real estate finance space and I would like to gain a better understanding of general management and the tech industry.