Final year student, joining a BB in HK. From China; awarded a full-ride to study in Singapore (high school) and then NYU. Two abroad semesters in London and NYU Stern; took courses in Ethiopia and Italy. Interned at US embassy, top Dubai VC, HBS’ case research, and the BB I am joining. Co-authored a paper that is in the publishing stage.
Additional Candidate Commentary: This is for deferred MBA programs; planning to defer 3-5 years.
Undergrad School: NYU Abu Dhabi
Undergrad Major: Economics
Age: 24, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Extracurriculars: Chairperson for a cross-region Business / Politics forum, Chairperson for the largest TEDx in UAE, Mentor at college's student investment fund (co-founded the program at a liberal arts college)
Title: Investment Banking Analyst
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment:
Big Life Wins:
Funded 8 years of overseas studies myself with full-ride scholarships; co-founded an education startup helping students with scholarships (25 successes), successfully running for 3 years, currently transitioning the startup into a non-profit.
Post MBA Goal:
Lead a team focusing on East Asia Green investment at a Middle Eastern/Singapore Sovereign Wealth Fund.