MBA Consulting Association
MBA consulting association is a student run association that facilitates a platform for students to explore and pursue consulting careers. Through a series of workshops, personal mentoring and activities it engages its members to
- Develop professional networks
- Gain exposure to consulting careers
- Provide resources for interviews and case competitions
- Partner with other departments/associations for consulting work
Membership fee for two years is $50.
Sundeep Raja - President
Sundeep worked as an analyst in the business consulting practice of an IT services firm. Based out of UK, he advised leading financial services firms on card member onboarding processes and SEPA compliance for their corporate cards portfolios. At Smeal, Sundeep plans to focus on Supply Chain and Finance while furthering the interests of the consulting organization. Email Sundeep
Jyotinder Singh Baweja - VP Corporate Relations
Jyotinder Singh is the Vice President of Corporate Relations and Professional Development for the Class of 2014 MBA Consulting Association. Previously associated with Infosys as Quality Assurance Analyst, Jyotinder worked for many Fortune 100 clients in the Financial Services industry. He has undergraduate in engineering and brings 5 years work experience, working with client side managers and consultants, to the board.
He is passionate about consulting and in this role he actively seeks collaboration with firms to provide an opportunity for students to network and know more about the consulting industry. At the same time he works towards the professional development of the students, who he considers are the future ambassadors of Penn State. Jyotinder hopes to develop long-term relations with the employers to represent the interest and competency of the MBA program. At Smeal, he plans to concentrate in Finance, Supply Chain Management and Strategic Leadership. Email Jyotinder
Masoud Ghayoumi - VP Finance
Masoud Ghayoumi is the VP of Finance for the MBA Consulting Association. Prior to enrolling in Smeal’s MBA Program, with more than three years experience in high-level project management and a Master of Financial Engineering, Masoud was a senior financial analyst in Novin Investment Bank. Masoud earned his BS in Industrial Engineering from University of Tehran and is a certified Project Management Professional(PMP). He is pursuing his MBA with concentrations in Finance and Supply Chain. Email Masoud
Ipsa Mohanty - VP Project Management
Prior to joining Smeal, Ipsa worked as a Transfer Pricing Consultant at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu in Bangalore, India. She commenced her career in the domain of financial services and then transitioned into a role that encompassed other industries such as Telecommunication, Information Technology and Trading. In addition to fulfilling her responsibilities as a consultant, Ipsa was also a professional Indian classical dancer. She rendered stage performances and was also assigned the role of Junior Instructor at the Sanjali Centre for Odissi Dance in Bangalore.
The small, yet diverse student body, the active student associations and the conducive learning environment drew Ipsa to Smeal. At Smeal, Ipsa plans to pursue a dual concentration in Supply Chain Management and Marketing. Email Ipsa