Full-Time MBA

Hong Kong

  • Yiming Tang
  • Shu On Wang
  • Yixin Zhang
  • Grace Qiu
  • Kimmy Chu

Yiming (Zac) Tang - Class of 2019

yiming.tang@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: The University of Hong Kong / Accounting and Finance

Previous Industry: Investment Banking / Capital Markets 

Career plans: Financial Services 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Because Booth has an intellectually stimulating learning environment and a highly collaborative community of people who share similar visions and genuinely want to help each other succeed.

Activities: Investment Banking Club, Triathlon and Running Club, Greater China Club, Giving Something Back

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Fast-paced, inspiring, rewarding

Ask me about...: The best things about being at Booth; exploring the City of Chicago; choosing your place of residence.

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

 

Investment Banking / Capital Markets
Investment Banking Club, Triathlon and Running Club, Greater China Club, Giving Something Back

Shu On (Andrew) Wang - Class of 2019

swang19@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Political Science from UCLA

Previous Industry: Consulting; Financial Services

Career plans: Switch to investment banking

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Top program in Finance; People! Many Boothies, including regional captain, are very helpful in providing genuine and helpful feedback on MBA, Booth and my career plan; Finally, for those of you who commit your career to Asia, it is always nice to have a permanent campus with frequent conferences / alumni meetings in Hong Kong, Asia's World City!

Activities: Investment Banking Club; Emerging Market Summit; Giving Something Back; Chicago Asia Pacific; Greater China Club

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Collaborative; Rigorous; Entrepreneurial

Ask me about...: Chicago Booth; Consulting and financial services career in Asia; With my consulting experience in 10+ Asian countries, I could also offer my two cents on the workplace cultural difference among different Asian regions; Any topic is welcome - difference in East Coast-West Coast, eat & play in Hong Kong.. and many more!

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Hong Kong!  

Yixin (Claire) Zhang - Class of 2018

yzhang39@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/claire-zhang

Claire Zhang from Hong Kong

Undergraduate school/major: The Chinese University of Hong Kong 

Previous Industry: Finance 

Career plans: Finance 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I chose to apply and attend Booth mainly because of Booth's collaborative culture and tight community. In addition, Booth's rigorous academic training, strong alumni base and international presence are also very attractive to me 

Activities: Public speaking and communications; Yoga; Women in Business 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Meaningful, Exciting, Fun 

Ask me about...: The Booth experience and food scene in Chicago 

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

Grace Qiu - Class of 2018

grace.qiu@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: The Chinese University of Hong Kong / Finance and Marketing

Previous Industry: Finance

Career plans: Tech / Finance

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Great people, tight community, world-class faculty, strong career services

Activities: Chicago Women in Business, Booth Tennis Club, Wine Club

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Inspiring, dynamic, rewarding

Ask me about...: Anything! Application process, recruiting as an international student, life in Chicago

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

 

Kimmy Chu - Class of 2019

kimmychu@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: UCLA / Business Economics and Accounting

Previous Industry: Technology and Financial Services

Career plans: Management Consulting

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I chose Booth because of the flexible curriculum, the collaborative environment, and the incredibly supportive Booth community.

Activities: Management Consulting Group, Booth Tech Group, Booth Analytics Club, Chicago Women in Business, Deans Student Admissions Committee

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Fun, Challenging, Transformative

Ask me about...: Moving to Chicago, international opportunities, Random Walk or anything else

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? San Francisco / Bay Area