Full-Time MBA

Colombia

Sebastian Perez Restrepo - Class of 2018

sperezre@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sebastian-perez-restrepo 

Sebastian Perez Restrepo from Colombia

Undergraduate school/major: Business Administration and Economics 

Previous Industry: Consulting/Private Equity/Investment Banking 

Career plans: Starting my own Search Fund in Colombia 

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I choose to apply and attend Booth for four main reasons: 1. Booth´s community: Booth has a very special and excellent community that has 4 main characteristics: a. Collaborative (people genuinely like to help and offer to do so) b. Humble c. Intelligent/smart d. Friendly (there is not a competitive environment) 2. Top Academics: for me academics matter and there is no secret that this is one of the top strengths that Booth has. I love Chicago’s flexible curriculum and want to take advantage of this to learn the more I can in Entrepreneurship, General Management and Organizational Behavior. 3. Top tier credentials (Among the top 3 B-Schools in the world) that are materialized in impeccable placements 4. Location: I fell in love with Chicago from the first LollaPalooza I attended in 2010 

Activities: I like to play squash, dance salsa, travel, I consider myself as a foodie 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Enlighten, Crazy-fun, bonding 

Ask me about...: Search Funds Consulting Private Equity Investment Banking Living in Chicago 

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

Jorge Hoyos Montealegre - Class of 2017

jhoyos@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://co.linkedin.com/in/jorge-a-hoyos-m-7076a728

Undergraduate school/major: Universidad de los Andes / Economics

Previous Industry: Before Booth I worked in both Private Equity & Commodities Trading

Career plans: After Booth I would like to work on a Private Equity Fund that invests in the infrastructure or energy space

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? What I liked the most about Booth is it's rigorous analytical approach but what really got me to attend was meeting the fantastic people that I have as classmates.

Activities: Latam Business Group, Private Equity Group, Golf Club, Public Speaking Club,

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Fun, challenging, life-changing

Ask me about...: Life in Chicago, Booth, Colombia, recruiting for Private Equity, golf courses, best places to go out in Chicago

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

Juan Dominguez - Class of 2018 

jdoming0@ChicagoBooth.edu

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/juan-c-dominguez-9403ab32 

Juan Dominguez from Colombia

Undergraduate school/major: Universidad de los Andes / Economics 

Previous Industry: Investment Management/Research 

Career plans: I want to become a value investor. Short-term, joining a mutual fund

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Challenging intellectual environment + great people + thrilling city 

Activities: Getting an expert on Chicago sport teams, swimming, going out 

Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Challenging, fun, diverse 

Ask me about...: Random Walk, lifestyle in Chicago, career in investment management

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