Full-Time MBA

Brazil

Luiz Paulo Fabre - Class of 2018

lfabre@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/luiz-fabre-15460612

Luiz Fabre from Brazil

Undergraduate school/major: Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina - Mechanical Engineering 

Previous Industry: Management Consulting 

Career plans: Management Consulting 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Because of Booth's top-notch faculty and, most importantly, because of the people I met during my journey: students/alumni that I didn't know stopped what they were doing to help me in the application, and after meeting the Brazilian admits, I felt like I knew them since forever. Additionally, I've never seen a class this big and so integrated!  

Activities: Groups (Latin American Business, Public Speaking & Communication, Management Consulting), Running, Soccer, TNDC! 

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Intense, challenging, amazing 

Ask me about...: Application process, Consulting, Why Booth, FOMO, Chicago...but also feel free to ask me about anything that matters to you. 

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

Ana Paula Goellner - Class of 2017

agoellne@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ana-paula-goellner-1448ab13

Undergraduate school/major: Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)

Previous Industry: Agribusiness and Foreign Trade

Career plans: Investment Banking 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? People (driven and talented students), strength in finance and economics and strong Alumni network.

Activities: Clubs (Investment Banking, Private Equity, Food and Agribusiness, Dancing, LATAM) - swimming

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Intense, transformational, unforgettable

Ask me about...: Career switchers, Business School decision, Application, anything (if I don't know the answer I know someone who knows).

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Chicago, Porto Alegre

Tatiana (Tati) Barreto Gomes Freire - Class of 2017

tbarreto@ChicagoBooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: Law

Previous Industry: Investment Management 

Career plans: Strategy-related roles

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Mainly because of its collaborative environment, flexible curriculum and analytic rigor. The balance between living in a big city (aka. the best city to live in the US) and enjoying the community experience was also determinant.

Activities: Member of Management Consulting, Corporate Management and Strategy, LATAM, Wine, Volleyball and Triathlon Clubs

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Challenging, transformative and (super) fun

Ask me about...: Living in Chicago, FOMO, application process... Anything!

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

Gustavo Lacerda - Class of 2018

glacerda@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gustavo-lacerda-209b1849?trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile_pic

Gustavo Lacerda from Brazil

Undergraduate school/major: Instituto Tecnologico de Aeronautica (ITA) / Engineering  

Previous Industry: Consulting 

Career plans: Going back to consulting after the MBA

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Mainly 4 factors: faculty quality; curriculum flexibility; financial strength; and location

Activities: Watching soccer; playing squash and wake-boarding; traveling

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Amazing; complete; transformational 

Ask me about...: Consulting; international recruiting

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


Laura Gontijo de Vasconcellos - Class of 2018

lgontijo@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn URL: https://br.linkedin.com/in/lauragontijodevasconcellos

Undergraduate school/major: Instituto Brasileiro de Mercado de Capitais - IBMEC / Business Administration 

Previous Industry: Investment Banking 

Career plans: Investment Banking / Private Equity 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Pay it forward culture, academic strength, Chicago city, flexible curriculum

Activities: Clubs (Investment Banking, Private Equity, Wine, Booth Dance, LATAM, Public Speaking), exploring Chicago, running and bonding with my class

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Fun, intense, intelectually challenging 

Ask me about...: Anything regarding Booth or Chicago, from the application process to my experience

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