Mr. Ukrainian Biz Man

About Me:

I enjoy business and helping others! At 24 I founded an IT company, run and scaled it to 25 people in 18 months. Personally acquired Fortune 500 clients like Allianz. Aim MBA, consulting to get skills to help others (healthcare start-up + social projects). Also, I lead a volunteer community. Visited 42 counties, enjoy kayaking & volleyball.


Target School: Yale

Considering: Stanford GSB, NYU Stern, Tuck, Chicago Booth, Kellogg SOM

See More Profiles For: Yale

Application Status: Open


Undergrad School: Top 5 University in Ukraine

Undergrad Major: Finance

GPA: 4.75 out of 5

GRE: 310

Age: 31,  Ethnicity: White

Other Degree/Certification: MS in Finance, GPA: 4.81 out of 5

School Name: Top 5 University in Ukraine

Extracurriculars: Volunteer community leader - psychological and physical help to people in need, Volunteer lecturer

Work History:

Title: Founder, BizDev, Project/Product Manager

Industry: Technology

Company: Start-Up

Length of Employment: 6 yrs, 1 mos

Title: Advisor to CEO, Manager of Strategic Initiatives

Industry: Supply Chain / Logistics

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 1 yr, 3 mos

Big Life Wins:

The biggest prof win is a consistency of my business wins: (1) in high school – consecutive prize wins in all-country economics Olympiads (among 21’000+ schools), (2) in university – many business modeling/case competitions wins (including ones run by McKinsey/Bain or with 700+ competitors) as a team leader or solely, (3) founded 25 people firm.

Post MBA Goal:

I want to join top management consulting company and grow my skills of business/product growth/turnarounds to apply those in the social sector projects and in cardiac device start-up (once my mom almost died, which encouraged me to look for improvement in current cardiac solutions – in particular for sudden cardiac arrest -world’s #1 death reason).


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The Experts Rate The Odds At: 23%

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  • Odds Assessment: 35%

    HI! This is Jean-Philippe, Senior Consultant at The MBA Exchange. You clearly have the drive, initiative and work ethic to achieve MBA admissions success. I have done doubt about it and you have proven it in the past with your various successes. Many of the key pieces needed for a strong application campaign are already in place – you have a personally-inspired vision, you identified some of the right schools for you and you’re coming here for feedback. What you need now is an understanding of how to put everything together, a clear-cut action plan, and flawless implementation. It’s definitely possible, though it will be easier (and faster) with expert guidance along the way. If you want more …

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  • mbaMission Odds Assessment: 20%

    Hi, it’s Nisha from mbaMission! I think it’s amazing that you founded a company at such a young age, scaled it to 25 people, and secured major clients. I think that will really help distinguish your profile – make sure you communicate clearly in your resume the accomplishments you’ve had as a founder. You’ll also want to explain in your application (and hopefully, eventual interview) what spurred you to start the company in the first place).

    You’ll also want to communicate your community impact on your resume, and the difference you’ve made in the lives of people you’ve served with respect to their physical/psychological needs – schools greatly value community leadership.

    Your goal of consulting makes sense to me – in particular, …

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  • Stratus Admissions Counseling Odds Assessment: 15%

    Hi Mr. Ukrainian Bix Man—This is Donna Bauman with Stratus Admissions Counseling and indeed you are the man! I would say that your biggest win is founding that firm with 25 people and securing some impressive clients. In some ways I wonder if you even need an MBA—but if you want to make the transition to management consulting an MBA could help. However, consulting is the one place where GMAT/GRE matters most and your current GRE score will not help your consulting recruiting so while you have time I encourage you to try again and also to think about how you can connect the dots from your IT company to give you some industry expertise that you can leverage as you look at consulting options. …

    4 years ago Read the full review

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