Ms. Creative Planner
Hello P&Q, I believe business is a creative force for socioeconomic good. I started out studying business (marketing and technopreneurship), and a hodgepodge of many other subjects related to technology and communications. I apply the lenses of design thinking, facilitation, and visual communications in the context of shaping public healthcare.
Undergrad School: National University of Singpaore
Undergrad Major: Business Administration
GPA: 3.81 / 5.0
Age: 27, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Design Thinking and Creativity in Business
School Name: INSEAD (Executive Education)
Extracurriculars: Theatre Arts (Acting and Stage Design) - I acted in university-level plays, subsequently volunteered with theatre practitioners to create learning experiences for a youth church ministry, Mentorship and Facilitation - I organized series of facilitated dialogues for undergraduates to interact with leaders from various industries, later on I was a volunteer facilitator and mentor for university and church programmes, Hiking, Frisbee
Title: Corporate Planning Executive
Company: Helped design, implement, and communicate new corporate mechanisms for a young public healthcare system of 5000 employees in Singapore.
Length of Employment: 1 yr, 9 mos
Title: Operations Executive
Company: Managed daily operations as well as improvement projects. Also collaborated on starting a new training centre outside of job scope.
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 3 mos
Big Life Wins:
I was a recipient of a healthcare administration scholarship (full-term); Finalist for a product innovation competition by innovating on the consumption of supplements; Took 2 Masters modules (in design thinking) as an undergrad.
Post MBA Goal:
I want to diversify outside of my current country and industry. I want to work in a different country with a strong entrepreneurial culture, and in fields of design thinking & consulting, e.g. IDEO, or new technology, e.g. AR/VR/Healthtech.