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Profile Evaluation - HKUST and ISB

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Profile Evaluation - HKUST and ISB [#permalink] New post 28 Aug 2012, 11:56
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Current Age - 29 yrs old Nationality : Indian
Educational Background: Chartered Accountant( ACA/CPA)- First attempt , ICWAI ( CIMA) - First attempt, Chartered Valuation Analyst (NACVA) and Chartered Management Accountant( IMA,USA). GPA of 3.5-3.7. 10th -76%, 12th 73% B.com 78% GMAT dec 2008 -610 and sept 2011 - 600

Work ExperienceI have 8 years of experience( plus 3 years Articleship with big 4 - PWC)) in Investment banking, Valuations and M&A. Have around 3 years of international experience and have worked in 28 countries in last 8 years across 4 continents.

Currently working with a Big 4 firm in India as Assistant Director- M&A and Valuations. Leading a team of 200 . Have led End -to-end valuations/business plans and market study for companies > $ 200 Million USD.

Achievements:
-Was selected amongst 50 Employees out of 100,000 to undergo the prestigious GE Finance Leadership Program.
- Undergone the leadership program of Shell Oil& Gas Company.
- I am also a certified assesor by CII ( confederation of indian industries).- Wall Street training in Financial Modeling & Valuations.

Extra curricular: .
-Part of ‘Citizen Journalist’ program of BBC during the General Elections in '09.
-Founded and operated a small coffee shop/canteen (with around 10 employees) during the college days and subsequently sold it to a larger chain of canteen.Started with an Initial Investment of Rs 8000( USD 200) and sold it at Rs 1,60,000( USD 4000) and used my share of money to fund my further education.
- Founded an Indian Community in Oman - Muscat oasis Indian community . Current membership stands at 350.

Community service

-worked with an NGO in India during the Tsunami in India in 2004. Visited Nagapatanam and was there for a month and helped rebuild the houses and village.
-Stated a group in our locality to help people understand the effective and efficient usage of water and helped in putting thru a rain water harvesting plant in the locality.
- Worked with an NGO- for the education and rehablitation of poor Arab children in Sur, Oman.

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Re: Profile Evaluation - HKUST and ISB [#permalink] New post 29 Aug 2012, 15:52
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Aside from b-school admissions, you're going to have trouble trying to go i-banking with a 610 GMAT. Ibanking generally recruits the top of the class and they usually ask you what your GMAT score was. As for PE/VC world, they don't recruit MBAs. My advice would be to check out executive programs. With your experience, you could get into a good EMBA. Your past banking experience might help you convince everyone otherwise, but you may want to look into other areas of interest as well. Banking likes to hire young chart toppers and if you are 29 and not already advancing your ibanking career, it's unlikely the MBA will help much at this point. You are getting a little long in the tooth for the typical fresh associate banking route.
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