Full-Time MBA

China

Yang (Pius) Xue Class of 2015

pxue@chicagobooth.edu

Yang (Pius) XueUndergraduate school/major: The Chinese University of Hong Kong / Majored in accounting.

Previous Industry: Investment banking

Career plans: Banking / private equity / hedge fund

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I choose Booth based on its top-notch reputation both domestically and internationally. The school's vast resources and talents in finance, among others, match my career aspiration. The city itself offers the best architecture and food collections. Additionally, the school's flexible curriculum, diverse student groups, and collaborative culture add tremendous value to my progression.

Activities: The Windy Cindy scavenger hunt cohort event is a must-do activity. You help your cohort get points towards cohort competition meanwhile enjoy a great tour around the city. Check out Lincoln Park Zoo where polar bears find their homes. Visit the ""Bean"" sculpture in Millennium Park to embrace the city.

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Collaborative, intense, and dynamic.

Ask me about...: An investment banking career, recruitment outside US (in Hong Kong/China) and in the US, housing for international students, or generally how to make a transition to Chicago.

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

Hang (Angela) Xu Class of 2015

xuhang.fd@gmail.com

ChinaUndergraduate school/major: Fudan University, Finance

Previous Industry: Consulting

Career plans: Consulting or PE

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? One of the best finance business schools; Great alumni/alumnus that I met before school

Activities: Leader to HK finance trek; IMG, PE, CAP student group

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Exciting, rewarding, thought-provoking

Ask me about...: Consulting / Investment management / Booth experience

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

Qin (Chin) Jin Class of 2016

wbpkst@gmail.com

ChinaUndergraduate school/major: Tsinghua University. Finance

Previous Industry: Venture Capital, Private Equity, Investment Banking

Career plans: Venture Capital

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Flexible curriculum. World-class faculty. Collaborative and diversified students.

Activities: Entrepreneurship/Venture Capital Club, Private Equity Club, Asia Pacific Group, and Greater China Club

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Inspiring, Challenging, Different

Ask me about...: Application, career in VC/PE/IB, tennis, soccer

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Beijing, Shanghai

Huimin (Hermann) Zhang Class of 2015

huimin.zhang@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: I attended Takushoku University and majored in International Development.

Previous Industry: I worked as a strategy consultant at IBM and as a partner at a start-up in Asia. For the summer I interned at Baring Private Equity Asia.

Career plans: I plan to work in finance and investment industry post-graduation.

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I chose Chicago Booth because of the great alumni community across the world, flexible curiculum and top notch faculty, and reputation in finance.

Activities: Member of Investment Management, Private Equity, Investment Banking, and Chicago Asia pacific Groups, Greater China Club, Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital, Dean's Student Admission Committee, Giving Something Back, and Strategy Games Club; co-chair of Japan Club.

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Life-changing, adventurous, two-yeas-are-just-no-damn-enough

Ask me about...: Applying Booth with your partner, decent Japanese foods in Chicago, recruting in finance

What city/country will you be in during the winter break? I don't know yet...

Cindy Zhu Class of 2016

yzhu6@chicagobooth.edu

Undergraduate school/major: The University of British Columbia, Electrical Engineering

Previous Industry: Tech

Career plans: investment banking

Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? I chose Booth because of its strong reputation, top-notch faculty, and collaborative culture.

Activities: Member of the Investment Banking Group, Technology Group, Chicago Asia Pacific Group, PhotoBooth, and Chicago Women in Business.

Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: engaging, challenging, and fun

Ask me about...: Switching careers, moving to Chicago, or making the decision to go to business school.

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