Ms. Retail Innovator
I’m a 25-yr first-generation US college graduate from China. Out of school, I joined a hedge fund and focused on investment in emerging Asia. Exposed me to the burgeoning tech scene, I was inspired to move to the tech sector and be part of the technology innovation. I currently work as Sr. Project Manager at the largest tech company in CN.
Undergrad School: Top 10 Liberal Arts College
Undergrad Major: Economics & Math
Age: 25, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Extracurriculars: Co-Founder of a registered NGO focused on women empowerment/self-discovery for 4 years, Project Manager at the first/largest pro-bono consulting organization in China leading projects to help education non-profits optimize operations, Freelance Contributor for a tech publication writing about innovations in China and bridging the China's tech scene with the rest of the world
Title: Senior Project Manager
Company: Fortune 100 Top 10
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Title: Senior Business Analyst
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment: 1 yr, 4 mos
Big Life Wins:
1) Launched the first product line in international markets for a Boston-based e-commerce company, driving sales growth over 300% YOY; 2) Co-Founded a women-empowerment NGO and designed online leadership courses for women, influenced 5,000+ audience; 3) Gained CFA III credentials while working in Tech.
Post MBA Goal:
My short-term goal is to transition into VC and become an investment associate in social innovation. Having been part of retail innovation revolution in China given my current position, I realized how powerful technology can be in transforming the future. I want to combine my background in finance and technology to enable startups with causes.