Hoda Gerami Class of 2016
Undergraduate school/major: University of Toronto, Bachelor of Commerce, double major in Finance and Economics
Previous Industry: Corporate Strategy, Financial Services, Insurance
Career plans: Management Consulting
Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I mainly decided to come to Booth because of the people I met during my application process. Every single person I talked to, seemed very open, helpful and genuinely happy and proud with his or her choice to pursue their MBA at Booth and this was something that resonated with me.
Activities: I participated in the Random Walk trips before school started. / Ran as the cohort film co-chair (Golden Garagoyles productions). / I am an active member of the Management Consulting, Booth Tech, Chicago Women in Business, Strategy Games and Epicurean student groups. / Participated int he Booth 2014 Leadership Challenge, A.T. Kearney and Deloitte case competitions.
Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Inspiring, humbling, overwhelming
Ask me about...: Life in Chicago / how to cope with the winters / life after Booth
What city/country will you be in during the winter break? I will be staying in Chicago