Full-Time MBA


  • Nobuhiro “Nobu” Kawai

Nobuhiro (Nobu) Kawai - Class of 2017


Undergraduate school/major: The University of Tokyo/Economics 

Previous Industry:  Commercial Banking (risk management and financial regulation)

Career plans: Financial Services

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth?  I chose Booth because of its super supportive and humble students, and the prestigious faculty. I was also amazed by the family-friendly environment in downtown Chicago

Activities: Member of Japan Club, Chicago Asia Pacific Group, Entrepreneur / Venture Capital Group, and Booth Basketball

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth:  Inspiring, inclusive, and collaborative

Ask me about...: Application / admission process, moving from Japan, family life with kids

What city/country will you be in during the winter break?  Milan, Italy