Candidate:

Mr. UK-Big 4

About Me:

A senior consultant within tax in the Big 4 in London. From a personal and professional perspective I’m keen to do an MB, but given my internal work opportunities, it doesn’t make sense for me to take on the debt, unless I have the opportunity to study an elite MBA (M7, LBS, INSEAD) and unsure I can get in with disappointing Uni result.

Schools:

Target School: Chicago Booth

Considering: Berkeley Haas, Columbia

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Application Status: Open

Details:

Undergrad School: University of Kent

Undergrad Major: Law

GPA: 2:2 (UK Scoring)

GMAT: 740

Age: 24,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Other Degree/Certification: Certificate in Communicative Arabic

School Name: SOAS University

Extracurriculars: I have been involved with my companies charity initiatives including volunteering and fundraising. | I also currently play rugby for the company as well as for a local club to a semi professional level.

Work History:

Title: Senior Consultant - Sustainability Tax

Industry: Consulting

Company: Top Firm

Length of Employment: 3 yrs, 1 mos

Big Life Wins:

– A major work success for me was taking part in the winning of a major Transformation project for a FTSE 10 company. I was by far the most junior member of the engagement team and it was my teams biggest win to date. I received the high performance bonus award and special recognition from senior leadership for my role within the project.
– Another big work achievement would be completing my chartered accountancy exams alongside work.

Post MBA Goal:

Ideally post MBA, I would like to work in strategic consulting at MBB or another of the Strategic consulting hubs. Really interested in some of the Strategic Sustainability consulting opportunities as well as some of the work going on surrounding ESG Finance.

Odds:

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  • Patty Keegan, Fortuna Admissions | Odds Assessment: 20%

    Greetings, Mr. UK-Big 4. Your university performance, while not at the peak, still holds promise, particularly given your impressive 740 GMAT score. To bolster your application, it’s essential to shine a spotlight on your professional accomplishments and your meaningful contributions to charitable causes.

    For instance, delve deeper into your “big life win” and elaborate on the reasons behind your receipt of the high-performance bonus award and the special recognition you garnered from senior leadership. Highlighting character traits that have been developed through stellar performance is vital to present yourself as a well-rounded MBA candidate.

    In addition, the strength of your letters of recommendation can play a helpful role in addressing any concerns regarding your potential contributions during your MBA journey.

    Your interest in sustainability and ESG Finance is …

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