Jose Alberto Orlandini Class of 2016
Undergraduate school/major: I graduated from Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile with a major in industrial engineering.
Previous Industry: My first job was in equity research / investment management and afterwards I changed to investment banking, specifically advisory in mergers & acquisitions and equity capital markets.
Career plans: I will recruit this summer for a corporate finance role in the US.
Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Because Booth has a challenging and flexible curriculum with a great component of experiential learning. On top of that, Booth has great finance and entrepreneurship programs. The school also offers world class professors and an amazing collaborative community.
Activities: In Booth I’m a member of the Latin American Business group, Corporate Finance group, Corporate Management and Strategy group, Energy group and Entrepreneur/Venture Capital group. / Chicago has a lot to offer; I enjoy watching live sport matches, visiting new places and eating in the many restaurants that the city has.
Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Challenging, rewarding and fun.
Ask me about...: Living in Hyde Park, Booth with a spouse/partner or anything you would like to know about the city or the MBA program.
What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Road trip in California