Full-Time MBA

Netherlands

Hilde Kerstens Class of 2016

h.kerstens@chicagobooth.edu

NetherlandsUndergraduate school/major: Erasmus University Rotterdam, Financial Economics

Previous Industry: Banking - Trading

Career plans: Leveraged Finance

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Because of the flexibility as I already have a masters in Finance I didnt want to do all basic courses again, and because of the academic focus.

Activities: Have just arrived so so far mainly studying, recruiting and midterms :).... Dinners, sightseeing, Jazz, etc.

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Exciting, challenging, different.

Ask me about...: visiting/living in other countries

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? TBD (probably not the Netherlands)