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New post 01 Aug 2018, 23:21
Applying to R1 and R2

GMAT score: 730 ( Q 51, V38)

Giving another attempt in August 2018, targeting 740+.

Gender- Female

B.Tech. (IT) from NIT Kurukshetra (Batch: 2010-2014)
CGPA- 9.7/10 (Ranked 2nd in my batch)

WORK EXPERIENCE (4 years right now)
Makemytrip India (May 2016 - Present)
1Mg India(May 2015-2016)
Fiserv (Aug -2014 to May-2015)

Work Experience has been mostly related to IT, where I have worked with and led teams to achieve projects timelines and have excellent recommendations from my direct superiors. But I am looking for a change in career path, hence, MBA. My short term goal is to land a product management job in a tech company like amazon, google , fb after graduation.

Extra curricular: I was briefly associated with an NGO working for children education in India.

Target Schools:
USA: Tepper , Ross
ASIA: NUS Singapore/ ISB

Request you to evaluate my profile and my school listing. Can I target higher schools also or these are a decent combination of safe and reach schools?

My Criteria being: Placements after post graduation, Location (US> Asia> Europe)

Thanks in advance.
Joined: 24 Jun 2018
Posts: 6
Location: India
GMAT 1: 720 Q47 V38
GPA: 3.6
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New post 20 Aug 2018, 07:35
Hi Stratus Prep Team,
I would really appreciate if you can review my profile.

Demographic - Indian, Male, 33 Yrs
GMAT - 720
Masters in Applies Sciences from IIT, GPA - 7.5/10
Work Experience - 10 years( 2008 - present )

Bachelor in Physics (major) - UnderGrad
Master in Applied Sciences - Postgrad

Work Experience/Achievements at job*
Experienced professional (10+) yrs at international oil and gas major. Lived and worked in India, USA, Nigeria and SE Asia. Worked for projects across Australia, Nigeria, Canada, USA, Iraq & Malaysia. Technical and technical management roles

- Responsible for planning and execution of multi million dollar projects (200Mln) in challenging geographic locations
- 7 yrs experience of internal Oil and Gas consulting
- Responsible for ensuring quality of technical work across organization
- Training and helping of young staff (Coached 5 young recruits)
- Managed internal and external contractors

Co founder of a startup based in India, started in 2015. Managed to grow the startup to USD 500,000 net revenue in 2 yrs in operations, grown to a company of 20+ employees. Pivoted the company once due to logistics and market challenges, and presently working at stable mode due to scaling challenges.

Extra-Curricular & Volunteering
1) Travel enthusiast - traveled to more than 50 countries in last 10 yrs for business and adventure.
2) Startup Enthusiast - being fascinated by startups, started my own venture which is operating at stable revenue. Advisory to two startups in Bangalore, India - Food SAAS startup solving the back end inventory problem of restaurants and B2B E commerce supply chain startup.

Post MBA Goals:I would like to change my sector from energy to venture capital post MBA.
Long term - launch my own venture capital fund in India or lead a VC firm
Medium term - Partner in VC firm
Short term - Join a VC firm post MBA or take up a challenging position in an established startup.

My ideal college is Stanford. However, if you can suggest my chances of success in Stanford, MIT Sloan, Insead and Wharton. Or can you suggest me the colleges which will best fit my profile.

You can consider that i can get very strong references from diverse background of people.
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