Full-Time MBA

China

  • Peiwen Wang
  • Yue Zhou Ronco
  • Liqun Xu
  • Weihua He
  • Chuan Chen

Peiwen Wang - Class of 2019

peiwen.wang@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Chemical Engineering

Previous Industry: Energy and Chemicals 

Career plans: Investment Banking

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Academic Rigor, Flexible Curriculum, Reputation

Activities: Random Walk Morocco

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Rewarding, Challenging, Collaborative 

Ask me about...: School Admission, Career Plan, Academic and Career Resources in Chicago Booth

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Chicago  


Investment Banking

Yue (Viva) Zhou Ronco - Class of 2018

yzhouron@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://br.linkedin.com/in/viva-zhou-b588a914

Viva Zhou from China

Undergraduate school/major: Economic, Statistics  

Previous Industry: Investment Banking in New York, Tech Startup and Management Consulting in Brazil  

Career plans: Tech/Consulting  

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? The intellectual rigor on driving great insights, the superstar professors who are amazingly dedicated to teaching, the supportive environment among Boothies to help each other succeed, and the list goes on... 

Activities: Spending time with the lovely Chinese and Brazilian communities at Booth; Clubs (Design, BoothEd, Public Speak); Long distance running (just finished Rio marathon this year); Ashtanga yoga 

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Eye-opening, thought-provoking, fun 

Ask me about...: Cool classes to take at Booth; applying/doing MBA with partner; experience work in IBD, startup and consulting, and anything else! 

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? China

Liqun (Lily) Xu - Class of 2018

lxu4@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/liqun-lily-xu-67504b20

Undergraduate school/major: Colgate University/Mathematics and Economics 

Previous Industry: Economic Consulting 

Career plans: Management Consulting / Tech companies in China 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I found Booth to be a great fit through campus visit and interaction with 2Y Boothies. I also like Booth's flexible curriculum which enables me to customize my MBA learning experience. 

Activities: Management Consulting Group, Dean's Student Admissions Committee, Greater China Club 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Fun, Fulfilling, Intellectual 

Ask me about...: Living in South Loop, Living in Chicago/Boston, Student Life at Booth 

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Chicago

Weihua (Wei) He - Class of 2018

whe0@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/weihuahe

Weihua He fromChina

Undergraduate school/major: University of Wisconsin/Finance, Economics 

Previous Industry: Public Accounting 

Career plans: Consulting/Corporate Strategy or General Management 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? The flexible curriculum allows me to customize my learning experience. As a career switcher, I really value the autonomy in picking and choosing what classes to take in order to prepare me for the future industry and function I will be working in. Also, I love Chicago, including the winter

Activities: Random Walk Morocco (the best RW); participating in student groups (Management Consulting Group, Tech Group, DSAC); going out to eat; photography 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Inspiring, exciting, fun 

Ask me about...: Recruiting in the U.S. as an international student; finding the best food in Chicago (even on a broke student budget); surviving Chiberia; anything else 

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Bay area, Florida and Chicago

Chuan Chen - Class of 2019

Chuan.Chen@ChicagoBooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Beijing University of Chemical Technology/Applied Chemistry

Previous Industry: Consulting/Commodity Research

Career plans: Investment Management

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I chose to apply and attend Booth because Booth is committed to empower its students to challenge, achieve and impact through its world-class education and pay-it-forward student culture

Activities: Random Walk Peru (the best RW); Investment Management Group; Chicago China Forum; explore restaurants in Chicago (especially Chinatown)

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Inspiring, invigorating and challenging

Ask me about...: Why Booth is your best choice; recruiting, working and living in the U.S. as an international student; career switching; finding the best food in Chicago (again, especially in Chinatown); anything else

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? China (Beijing & Hong Kong) and Chicago