Mauricio Zachrisson Class of 2014
Undergraduate school/major: I have a degree in economics from the Universidad Francisco Marroquin.
Prior to Booth: I worked for Citibank in Guatemala as a corporate finance transactor, structuring syndicated and agency supported loans for corporate clients in Guatemala and other Central American countries.
Concentrations: Economics and Strategic Management.
Activities: I am a member of the Family Enterprise Group, Latin America Business Group, Management Consulting Group, and the Running and Triathlon Group.
Summer internship plans: I will be working in consulting for Bain & Company in Mexico City.
Why did you choose Chicago Booth? I wanted to attend a business school that shared my principles of market economics and that would provide me with the tools I needed to further develop my personal and professional career. Booth's flexible curriculum, world-leading faculty, and business network provide precisely what I need to pursue my passion.
Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Fast-paced, challenging, and thrilling.
What do you consider a "must visit" place or "must do" activity in Chicago? Running along the lake shore, biking to Harper Center, visiting all of Chicago's craft breweries.
Ask me about...: Applying in third round, Random Walk, and how Booth has challenged me and my ideas.