Full-Time MBA

Lebanon

  • Stephanie Saade
  • Mario Hakmeh
  • Jad Houry

Stephanie Saade - Class of 2019

ssaade@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Mechanical Engineering

Previous Industry: Consulting

Career plans: Career switch into brand/ product management 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Having met many Booth alumni that I enjoyed spending time with and that I found inspiring, I was confident that the Booth culture was one I would thrive in. After further researching the MBA program, and specifically having learned about Booth's analytical approach, flexible curriculum and buzzing student life I decided to apply and attend the Booth MBA program

Activities: Dance, Aerial hoop, Acro

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Exciting, challenging, fun-filled

Ask me about...: Life and work in the Middle East, Fixing your resume

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

 

Mario Hakmeh - Class of 2018

mhakmeh@ChicagoBooth.edu

Mario Hakmeh

Undergraduate school/major: Universite Saint Joseph / Bachelor of Economics

Previous Industry: Management Consulting

Career plans: Technology 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Flexibility of curriculum, pay-it-forward and friendly culture, increasing focus on entrepreneurship, the city of Chicago

Activities: Soccer, traveling

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Adventurous, fun, impactful

Ask me about...: Tech recruiting, working/living in the Middle East, living in San Francisco, living in Chicago, courses and social activities at Booth

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Unsure, most likely Argentina 

 

Jad Houry - Class of 2019

jhoury@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: American University of Beirut (Mechanical Engineering)

Previous Industry: Consulting

Career plans: Returning to consulting for 3 years before making a decision for the next step

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? To expand my business knowledge and build on my business acumen as well as build a great network

Activities: Soccer, rock climbing

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Exciting, challenging, rewarding

Ask me about...: Anything

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