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Candidate:

Mr. Software PE

About Me:

UPenn Engineering grad, completed 2 years of investment banking at a middle-market shop. Moved over to a private equity firm that focuses exclusively on software and plays a very involved role in operational value creation (boutique firm with a growing reputation – latest fund size >$1B).

Details:

Undergrad School: UPenn

Undergrad Major: Systems Engineering

GPA: 3.45

GMAT: 760

Age: 26,  Ethnicity: White

Extracurriculars: Board of Directors at a Growing Non-Profit

Work History:

Title: Senior Associate - Private Equity

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 3 mos

Title: Investment Banking Analyst

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Big Life Wins:

Promoted to senior associate at my current firm after only two years.

Post MBA Goal:

Return to private equity as a more complete investor (use MBA to grow my operational know-how) and ultimately start my own fund.

Schools:

Target School: Harvard

Status: Open

Considering: Wharton, Stanford GSB

Odds:

The Experts Rate The Odds At: 50%

  • MBA Prep School | Odds Assessment: 50%

    Hi Mr. Software PE, Kristen from MBA Prep School here. I’m really impressed by your profile and think you have all the pieces of the puzzle for a stellar application (putting them all together is another thing, but we’ll get to that in a second)! Academically, your undergrad reputation, major, and GPA prove you can handle rigorous, quantitative coursework and thrive in a challenging environment. That 760 GMAT is an added bonus. Professionally, you dove into IBD and have already made the move to PE, which many applicants are hoping the MBA will help them do. This gives you points not only from a career progression perspective, but also from the viewpoint of what you will contribute to the class. Admissions committees want to put …

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