Graduate Consulting Club: Management Consulting Introductory Panel

Virtual over Zoom

Learn about careers focused on business and business strategy! The Graduate Consulting Club and Graduate Engineering Student Council are hosting a Management Consulting Introductory Panel on October 14 at 5 pm. Panelists from top consulting firms and companies will discuss their paths from non-business backgrounds (including PhDs) into management consulting. More information and the Zoom link can be in the attached flier.

During this panel, the 5 panelists will share experiences and respond to audience questions on the following topics:

  • How to land a management consulting job
  • Work and life in management consulting
  • What comes after a management consulting job


Brendan Boler, PhD in Management, Darden Business School (UVA) - Assistant Professor and Director of Career Services at UVA

Sadegh Eghdami, PhD in Systems Engineering (UVA) - Consultant at Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

Catherine Shao, PhD in Developmental Biology (Baylor University) - Consultant at Health Advances

Travis Dauwalter, PhD in Economics and Public Policy (Duke University) - Consultant at Bain & Company

Saeed Siddiqi, B.S. in Industrial Engineering (Georgia Tech) - Director, Supply Chain Optimization at the Coca-Cola Company, Ex-Associate at AT Kearney



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