Full-Time MBA

Brazil


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Adrian Da Hora Filho

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Adrian Da Hora Filho - Class of 2020

adahoraf@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Universidade de Sao Paulo / Naval Engineering

Previous Industry: Private Equity

Career plans: To work in Consulting or PE back in Brazil.

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Great academics reputation and freedom to modeling my MBA the way I want it.

Activities: Love sports (any sports, really), volunteer work, activities with my wife and son, go to good restaurants/bars

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: fun, challenging and inspiring

Ask me about...: Sports, PE, family at Booth, Brazilians at Booth, networking

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

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Carolina Mendes

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Carolina Mendes - Class of 2020

cmendes@chicagobooth.edu

LinkedIn URL: https://www.linkedin.com/in/carolina-mendes-54b79b4b/

Undergraduate school/major: Fundacao Getulio Vargas/Business Administration

Previous Industry: Consumer Products

Career plans: Consulting/Corporate Strategy

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? The flexible curriculum and the academic rigor played an important role in my decision. Since I am attending with my partner and we want different career paths, the school was the best fit for our aspirations. Second, because of the people and the pay it forward culture, which is super strong and shape student's interaction. Finally, because Chicago is an amazing city to live in!

Activities: Groups (Management Consulting Group, LatAm, Women in Business), running, exploring Chicago's restaurants, and hanging out with my classmates.

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Intense, fun, rewarding

Ask me about...: Anything!

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

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Felipe Pereira

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Felipe Pereira  - Class of 2020

fpereira@chicagobooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-garcia-pereira-95a62573/

Undergraduate school/major: Mechanical Engineering

Previous Industry: Consulting 

Career plans: Consulting 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? The people, especially students and alumni that helped me a lot during my application, curriculum flexibility, academic rigor and Chicago city.

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Fun, intense and challenging

Ask me about...: Application process, consulting, why Booth, classes, MBA life or anything else that matters to you.

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

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Joao Barrieu

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Joao Barrieu - Class of 2020

jbarrieu@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Business Administration

Previous Industry: Investment Banking/Brokerage

Career plans: Private Equity

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I chose to come to Booth because of the flexible curriculum that allows me to take challenging courses since the beginning, the school's top-notch faculty and the amazing people I met when I was applying.

Activities: Private Equity Group (NYC PE trek), Wine Club and Soccer Club.

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Challenging, rewarding and collaborative

Ask me about...: Coming to Booth with a partner, changing careers, the flexible curriculum, different clubs, life at Chicago...basically anything that is on your mind!

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

 

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Mariana Linhares

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Mariana Linhares - Class of 2020

mariana.linhares@chicagobooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mariana-linhares/ 

Undergraduate school/major: University of São Paulo/ ESTP Paris - Civil Engineering

Previous Industry: Consulting 

Career plans: Going back to Consulting

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I applied for the academics, the high rankings the school has and the alumni I had met. I chose Booth because after meeting the community I knew this was the place where I wanted to be.

Activities: Groups (LatAm and Public speaking), exploring Chicago, meeting my classmates, supporting people who want to go into consulting and TNDC pregames

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Exciting, Intense, Gratifying

Ask me about...: Applying to Booth with your partner, Women in Business, Consulting, Latin American community @ Booth

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