Full-Time MBA

South Africa

Matthew (Matt) Mennell - Class of 2017

mmennell@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthewmennell

Undergraduate school/major: Trinity College Dublin/Economics

Previous Industry: Financial Services/Healthcare

Career plans: Post-MBA: Tech/Consulting, Long-term: Entrepreneurship 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Rock star faculty, awesome classmates, and complete flexibility to create my own MBA experience

Activities: Consulting group, Tech group, Global Impact, costume parties, schmoozing with recruiters for free food and drink

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Immersive, stimulating, unparalleled

Ask me about...: Changing careers, life in Chicago, academics and course load, recruiting internationally, and almost anything else..

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? London for Christmas, Chicago for New Year


Nipun Mahajan - Class of 2017

nmahaja0@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://zw.linkedin.com/in/nipunmahajan

Undergraduate school/major: St. John's University/Business Management & Public Address

Previous Industry: Chemicals 

Career plans: Planning on joining Amazon in the operations function 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Great reputation, great faculty, great city and the flexible curriculum

Activities: Public Speaking, Corporate Management and Strategy Group, Operations Strategy Group, BoothTech, Dean's Student and Alumni Representatives, Booth Hacks

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Amazing, Intense, Choose-your-own-adventure

Ask me about...: Life in America, making the most of the flexible curriculum, recruiting for corporate firms and tech, and whatever else is on your mind

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Miami, FL