Ms. Story-Teller To Data-Cruncher
Graduated with a degree in politics&communications, I’ve spent the last 5 years of my career in the area of data analytics and business intelligence, from an e-commerce company, to a leading global brand research consultancy. Outside of my job, I’m an avid writer, having co-founded a Melbourne-based magazine for young aspiring Indonesian writers.
Undergrad School: University of Melbourne
Undergrad Major: Politics and Communications
GPA: 3.5 (converted from Australia)
GMAT: 700 (anticipated)
Age: 27, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Master of Arts
School Name: University of Leeds
Extracurriculars: Founded a non-profit printed and online magazine for aspiring writers (14 volumes and growing), provided pro-bono consultancy for small and medium F&B enterprises to improve their brand and marketing activities throughout the pandemic.
Title: Research Manager
Length of Employment: 5 yrs
Big Life Wins:
Promoted to Research Manager w/in a year of working at my current company (made me the youngest manager), whilst doubling revenue 2 years in a row; Cofounded a printed and online magazine while still in undergrad, 15 volumes published and still growing; Interesting win: was once selected as a panelist for a Q&A with Julian Assange of WikiLeaks.
Post MBA Goal:
I’d like to grow my business fundamentals beyond the scope of “analytics” to be able to jumpstart and accelerate my career in the ever-growing Indonesian tech space, particularly in the role of Product Marketing. I am keen on gaining insights through lessons, experiences, and challenges faced by business leaders from all across the world.
Target School: Cambridge Judge Business School