Ms. Low GPA Leader
Started at a Big4 consulting company earning 2 promotions along the way in 3.5 years. Switched to B2B PM role at a tech company (healthcare) as it was more aligned to my career aspirations. Currently defining a new product on track to secure 2-3 F500 customers in the next 6 months. Canadian candidate.
Undergrad School: University of Toronto
Undergrad Major: Electrical Engineering
Age: 26, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Professional PM certification
Extracurriculars: Alumni mentor for 4+ years, Career mentor for women at a local women’s empowerment NGO for 3 years, Pro-Bono consultant for NGOs in US, Europe and Africa
Title: Product Manager
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Title: Senior Consultant
Company: Top Firm
Length of Employment: 4 yrs
Big Life Wins:
Undergrad: Earned a couple of prestigious leadership awards for extracurricular, founded a student club, secured internship at a F500 tech company and a Teaching role. Personal: Overcame health issues (physical + mental). Work: Stepped into lead’s role when he left which earned me early promotions and sent me down the Product Manager route.
Post MBA Goal:
Back to PM career but with the goal of advancing in the corporate ladder to become a VP faster and eventually going the entrepreneurial route to start a social venture aimed at improving the state of women in low-income communities.