Mr. Rowing Guy
Joined a start-up construction company at the age of 17 as an intern. Promoted to Analyst within 6 months and continued working in a full time capacity while I pursued my undergraduate degree. Promoted to Project Manager after 24 months and I am now an Investment Manager controlling funds for large scale construction projects around Europe.
Undergrad School: King's College London
Undergrad Major: History & International Relations
GPA: 4.0 (First Class Honours)
Age: 22, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Extracurriculars: Avid rower, having represented clubs in national and international races in the first boat; working towards a EASA Private Pilot's License; Led the firm's charity efforts in the Philippines to rebuild the village next to our factory- in total rebuilding over 40 homes.
Title: Investment Manager
Industry: Construction Management
Company: Boutique Firm
Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 1 mos
Big Life Wins:
Rebuilding a village for our workforce that lived next to our factory in the Philippines. This was a coordinated effort that led me to manage a team of over 30 people as well as local volunteers on the ground. Was able to maintain a First-Class average (4.0 GPA) while working full time and managing a team of 10 people across 3 offices.
Post MBA Goal:
Return to the company as it scales up and deploy my new insights and skills to help the company grow.