Full-Time MBA

  • Margaret Gaby
  • Jose Guerra
  • Nicholas Perks
  • Emily Welch

Margaret Gaby - Class of 2020

margaretgaby@chicagobooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: www.linkedin.com/in/margaretegaby/

Undergraduate school/major: Vanderbilt University/Medicine, Health & Society

Previous Industry: Consulting

Career plans: I am pursing a role in venture capital, investing in early stage healthcare companies.

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? In addition to the Booth brand and legacy, the Booth community was the ultimate reason why I chose Booth. The pay-it-forward mentality is present in every faculty member, student, and alumni.

Activities: Healthcare Group, Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Group, Booth Technology Group, Graduate Program in Health Administration and Policy

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Inspiring, Social, Supportive

Ask me about...: Healthcare, traveling, Chicago, social events, Random Walks

What city/country will you be visiting during the Winter break?  United States

 

 - Class of 2020

jose.guerra@chicagobooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jose-guerra-cfa/

Undergraduate school/major: University of Texas at El Paso/ BBA

Previous Industry: Investment Banking/Brokerage

Career plans: Wealth Management

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Booth has a top ranked MBA program that is known for finance, data analytics and entrepreneurship. Ultimately, though, the people that I met made all the difference. I am humbled by the level of talent and low egos of my classmates.

Activities: Member of HABSA, MENA, LatAm Club, Soccer Club, IMG.

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

Ask me about...: Traveling

What city/country will you be visiting during the Winter break?  United States

 


My random walk and competitive hot wing eating
My random walk and competitive hot wing eating

Nicholas (Nick) Perks - Class of 2020

nperks@chicagobooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: www.linkedin.com/in/nicholasperks

Undergraduate school/major: University of North Carolina / Business Administration

Previous Industry: Private Equity

Career plans: Planning to return to PE post-MBA

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? flexible curriculum; school culture; PE programming; finance focus; geography; and brand reputation and strong network

Activities: PE Club; Epicurean Club

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: immersive; tailor-made; fast paced

Ask me about...: Moving to the Midwest; coming to school with a family; PE recruiting; and school culture

What city/country will you be visiting during the Winter break?  United States

 

Emily Welch - Class of 2020

ewelch@chicagobooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: www.linkedin.com/in/emilywelchheinecke

Undergraduate school/major: Accounting

Previous Industry: Accounting

Career plans: Consulting / Corporate Finance

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Career opportunities the school provides, academic rigor, access to top professors in the world, Chicago, and student culture

Activities: Business Solutions Group, Wine Club, Management Consulting Group

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Exhilarating, insightful and fun

Ask me about...: Living in a place that experiences winter for the first time, career switching, anything Texas and long-distance marriage!

What city/country will you be visiting during the Winter break? United States