Full-Time MBA

South Korea

  • Eunsang Kim
  • Jungmin Hwang
  • Eung Soo Kim
  • Sungsoo Choi
  • Dennis Kim

Eunsang (April) Kim - Class of 2019

april.kim@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Business Administration 

Previous Industry: Telecommunication 

Career plans: Consulting 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? To seek career opportunities in the states 

Activities: Yoga, travel, swimming, restaurant & bar hopping 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Eye-opening, refreshing, challenging

Ask me about...: Moving to the states, life at Booth

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

Jungmin Hwang - Class of 2019

jungmin.hwang@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Business Administration 

Previous Industry: Tech

Career plans: Supply chain management or Product management for Tech industry  

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Best B-school with flexibility in a great city

Activities: Basketball and Non-profit organization 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Fun, Family-driven, adventurous

Ask me about...: B-school life with family, Living in U.S for the first time., Supply chain management, Buying a used car

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

 

Basketball and Non-profit organization

Eung Soo Kim - Class of 2018

ekim101@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/eungsoo-kim-a8a54ba5

Eung Soo Kim from South Korea

Undergraduate school/major: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) / Electrical Engineering 

Previous Industry: Automotive and energy 

Career plans: Consulting / Tech 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I chose Booth because of its flexible curriculum, strong academics, and lab courses. Given my prior engineering background, I wanted to have structured and well-organized courses and take them earlier to use them at my summer internship. In addition, there are many lab courses to choose from. The flexible curriculum really helps me to get the most out of MBA experience

Activities: Management Consulting Group, Booth Technology Group, Booth Analytics Group, Innovation and Design Group, Booth Golf Group 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Passionate, Fun, Collaborative 

Ask me about...: Recruiting for consulting or strategic/marketing roles in tech companies. Married life and having a baby during MBA. Transitioning from engineering to business

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

Sungsoo (Michael) Choi - Class of 2019

michael.choi@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: I went to Northwestern University and majored in Mathematical Methods in Social Sciences, Economics, and Mathematics

Previous Industry: I worked at a prop trading firm as a fixed income trader in Chicago

Career plans: Investment Banking

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Booth's strong reputation in finance. Chicago is also a great city to be an MBA student

Activities: Investment Banking Group, Golf Club, Soccer Club, Korean Business Group, Random Walk in Ecuador

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Supportive, fast-paced, lively

Ask me about...: Application process, Living in Chicago, Investment Banking recruiting, adjusting to life in the US

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

 

I worked at a prop trading firm as a fixed income trader in Chicago

Dennis Kim - Class of 2019

dennis.kim@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: New York University/Finance & International Business

Previous Industry: Financial Services; Military

Career plans: Investment Banking

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Great academic reputation and global brand

Activities: Investment Banking Group, Armed Forces Group, Booth Boxing, Belgian Group, Korean Business Group 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Energetic, Challenging, Collaborative

Ask me about...: Applying from and interviewing in Korea, leveraging Korean military experience for MBA, finding the right mattress with the perfect firmness for you

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

 

Investment Banking Group, Armed Forces Group, Booth Boxing, Belgian Group, Korean Business Group
Investment Banking Group, Armed Forces Group, Booth Boxing, Belgian Group, Korean Business Group