Project Engineer for an engineering consulting firm in the biotechnology industry with a breadth of experience in engineering, quality and operations. Managed and mentored engineers and excelled in client relationship management.
Undergrad School: BITS, Pilani- Dubai
Undergrad Major: Bachelors in Engineering in Biotechnology
Age: 30, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: M.S. Biotechnology- GPA 3.69
School Name: Northwestern University
Extracurriculars: Vice Chair of the mentorship program at Women in Bio local chapter, Engagement committee volunteer at Healthcare Businesswomen's Association local chapter, Learning new languages (Spanish and French) !
Title: Research Associate
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Title: Project Engineer
Company: Boutique Firm
Length of Employment: 5 yrs
Big Life Wins:
– Contributor to an industry award winning project. -Maintained 100% billable utilization during all 5 years by securing proposals for subsequent project phases. – Volunteering at organizations enabling women in the life sciences has encouraged me to shed my inhibitions and challenge myself.
Post MBA Goal:
Leverage my technical skills and work experience along with the business skills and strategic thinking I would gain through a MBA to be a solutions provider from a customer centric perspective in the biotech/healthcare industry. Post-MBA: Management consulting at MBB/ life sciences focussed firms. Long term: Strategy role biotech/healthcare.