Full-Time MBA

Live Chat with Students

Wednesday, April 27

9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. CST

If you are considering an MBA and are interested in learning more about the Chicago Booth Full-Time MBA program, plan to participate in our Live Chat exclusively for applicants from Asia. Current students and Admissions Committee members will answer your questions about curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, recruiting, and life in Chicago. Don't miss this opportunity to chat directly with Booth students and staff.

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Chat Panelists:

Kimberly Ge , Admissions
Kim Massesa In addition to serving as part of the admissions committee, Kim works with the operations team on global outreach and events. Prior to Chicago Booth, Kim worked in The University of Chicago's Career Advancement office as a career advisor, advising undergraduate students within the UChicago Careers in Business program. Kim earned her bachelor of arts degree in hospitality and business at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Additionally, Kim has a master’s of arts degree in counseling for higher education and student affairs from Montclair State University.

Michelle Moore , Director of Admissions Outreach
Michelle Moore Michelle joined the Admissions Office in April 2013. She is responsible for establishing the overall marketing strategy for the full time MBA program, and ensuring recruiting strategies are in line with overall institutional goals and effectively communicated and executed. Prior to joining Booth, Michelle worked for the American Cancer Society where she managed an endurance running/walking program raising money to fight cancer. She also worked as an Associate Director at DePaul University managing the overall marketing campaigns for their graduate programs. Born and raised in Kansas, Michelle received a BS in Journalism from the University of Kansas and an MA in PR and Advertising from DePaul University.

Cedric Soh , Class of 2017
Cedric Soh Cedric is a first year student at Chicago Booth. He served two years in the Singapore Armed Forces conducting homeland security operations. Subsequently, while attending Singapore Management University for undergraduate, Cedric worked with the largest scuba diving firm in the country, and also ran an impact investing firm in Vietnam. Post-graduation, Cedric worked for the public sector, leading technology projects. He will be pursuing an internship with McKinsey & Company in Singapore this summer. At Booth, Cedric serves as the Singapore Country Captain and Co-Chair of the Chicago Asia Pacific Group, while being an active member in the Armed Forces Group, Management Consulting Group, and Booth Technology Group.

Louise Chang , Class of 2017
Louise Chang Louise is currently a first-year student pursuing concentrations in Strategic Management and Finance and also a member of GPAHP program ( Graduate Program in Health Administration and Policy) . Born and raised in Taiwan, Louise received a bachelor's degree in mathematics from National Taiwan University. Prior to coming to Chicago Booth, Louise spent first three years of her career as sales representative in the pharmaceutical companies of Johnson and Johnson in Taiwan and then was promoted and spent another two years as product manager. This summer, Louise will be interning at L.E.K. consulting in Shanghai, China. Outside of school, Louise is a proud mother of a one-year-old little boy and two dogs.

Richard Jy Hyun Choi , Class of 2017
Richard Jy Richard is a first year student at Booth pursuing concentrations in Strategic Management and Operations. He received a bachelor’s degree with honors from Amherst College, then moved to Korea to complete his military service. He further gained business experience in start-up and management consulting in Korea. This summer, Richard will be interning at McKinsey & Co in Chicago, and explore the consulting climate in the United States.

Emma Xiao , Class of 2017
Emma Ziao Emma is a first-year student pursuing concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurship. Born and raised in China, Emma received a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Tsinghua University. Prior to coming to Chicago Booth, Emma has extensive working exposures in financial industry and financial technology start-up with footprints in Beijing, Hong Kong, and Sydney. This summer, Emma will be interning at J.P. Morgan’s M&A practice in New York.

Angie Peng , Class of 2017
Angie Peng Angie is a first-year student pursuing concentrations in Strategic Management and Operation Management. Born and raised in Taiwan, Angie earned a BA in information management from National Taiwan University. Prior to coming to Chicago Booth, Angie spent two years at Deloitte as a consultant, focusing on the tech sector and IT strategy. At Booth, she is an active member of Dance Club and DSAC.

Jimmy Wong , Class of 2017
Jimmy Wong Jimmy is a first-year student and Co-Chair of the Chicago Asia Pacific Group. Originally from Hong Kong, Jimmy did his undergraduate studies in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to Chicago Booth, Jimmy worked in Capital One Bank's Corporate Strategy team in New York and Dallas, covering commercial real estate and automotive financing projects as an in-house consultant. This summer, Jimmy will be interning at Morgan Stanley Hong Kong as an investment banking generalist.