Johannes Vetsch Class of 2015
Undergraduate school/major: I attended Universite de Fribourg and majored in law.
Concentrations: Finance, economics, and strategic management.
Activities: Member of the Corporate Management and Strategy Group, Energy Group, and Booth Technology Group.
Career plans: I am recruiting for corporate roles, in particular corporate strategy.
Why did you choose to attend Chicago Booth? Chicago Booth offers a flexible curriculum with a strong focus on quantitative analysis, paired with a world-renowned brand name.
Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Challenging, inspiring, and global.
What do you consider a "must visit" place in Chicago? Eat the world's best burger at Kuma's Corner!
Ask me about...: Switching careers from law or other nonbusiness backgrounds to corporate roles or about recruiting off-campus and for jobs outside the US.
Moira Borens Class of 2014
Undergraduate school/major: I attended Kings College London and majored in business management.
Prior to Booth: I worked at Procter & Gamble in Geneva for five years, first in purchasing and then in marketing.
Activities: Member of Management Consulting Group, Chicago Women in Business, Public Speaking Group, Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Group, BETA, and Wine Club.
Summer internship plans: I am recruiting for consulting.
Why did you choose to attend Chicago Booth? I was excited about Booth's teaching approach valuing curiosity and challenges over ready-made answers. I also valued the flexibility in the curriculum: we can design our own MBA, deciding for ourselves what we believe is the best based on our career goals.
Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Booth so far: Intense, fun, and exciting.
What do you consider a "must visit" place or a "must do" activity in Chicago? Late night eggs after a night of dancing. Walking around Lincoln Park's pond. Stroll, dine, or bar crawl in Old Town, Lincoln Park, and Bucktown. Checking out Buckingham Fountain. Sitting in Millennium Park and listening to a concert on a warm evening.
Ask me about...: Anything you want to know about my experience at Booth and enjoying Chicago.