Full-Time MBA

Thailand

Mantana Lertchaitawee Class of 2015

mlertcha@ChicagoBooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: I attended Thammasat University and majored in monetary economics.

Concentrations: Strategic management and managerial and organizational behavior.

Activities: Member of the Management Consulting Group, Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Group, Chicago Women in Business, Chicago Asia Pacific Club, PhotoBooth and the Boxing Club.

Career plans: I will be recruiting for consulting (strategy/management) and start-ups.

Why did you choose to attend Chicago Booth? Booth offers rigorous academic opportunities and world-class career services that transform and reinforce students to reach new potential frontier as well as to find best fit career. The school emphasizes offering students lifelong frameworks to think critically and systematically. The unique personality of Booth students that maintains an eagerness to learn all the time and puts a priority on integrity is also a great reason why I chose Booth.

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Rigorous, eye-opening, and challenging.

What do you consider a "must visit" place or "must do" activity in Chicago? Kayak along the Chicago River and watch a water show in the summer.

Ask me about...: Recruiting outside the US (Asia), switching careers from non-business to business and coming to business school without an international background.