About Us

We provide expert admissions guidance and support for applicants from India.

We understand your motivation and relate to your passion. Having attended and helped others gain admission to top business schools worldwide, we are eager to put our proven skills and knowledge to work for you.

Our admissions experience spans these highly respected MBA programs: Harvard, Stanford, Wharton, Kellogg, Booth, Columbia, INSEAD, London Business School, Duke, Michigan, Cornell, Oxford, Cambridge, Texas, Carnegie Mellon, Emory, Babson, Indian School of Business, National University of Singapore, and more.

All our consultants are trained by and affiliated with one of the world’s most respected global admissions consulting firms. That makes us the only firm which is able to offer global expertise at local prices.

 

maximize your chances for admission with our team of professionals:

Deepak. P

Managing Director | Principal Consultant

An MBA graduate of INSEAD (France and Singapore), Mr. Punwani has interviewed applicants and prepared other alumni interviewers on behalf of INSEAD. Over the past 8 years he has helped numerous applicants gain offers of admission and substantial financial aid from the most competitive MBA programs in the US and Europe. His professional background includes sales management, corporate strategy and brand development in China, India and Singapore for consumer goods companies Colgate Palmolive and Goodyear. More recently, he co-founded a renewable energy company operating in India and Sub-Saharan Africa; the company’s patented technology was voted among the “top 10 ideas to change the world” by CNBC Global. Mr. Punwani has also served as a management consultant for strategy formulation, due diligence and process optimization for corporations across Asia Pacific and the Middle East, and gained entrepreneurial experience in Europe. In addition to his INSEAD MBA degree, he earned a business management degree from the University of Mumbai. Born in Spain, Mr. Punwani speaks fluent Spanish and Hindi, and has travelled to over 40 countries worldwide.

Aparna

Senior Advisor

An MBA graduate of Cornell’s Johnson School with an emphasis in marketing,Aparna became Associate Director of Admissions at the Michigan Ross School of Business. As a member of the admissions committee for three years, she advised prospective Ross candidates on navigating the MBA admissions process as she managed recruiting for key international regions. She represented Ross at numerous events for potential MBA students from India, the US and other countries. As an admissions consultant, Aparna has advised a variety of applicants in gaining admission to their targeted schools. Her professional profile features brand management roles in the food industry as well as serving as a business analyst at a top international consulting firm. In addition to her MBA, Aparna has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Chicago.

Abhilash

Senior Consultant

An MBA graduate from the Indian School of Business, Abhilash studied finance, strategy and leadership. He served on the Student Application Review Committee and has advised numerous individuals admitted to major business schools in North America and Europe. His career includes strategy and banking in the technology, energy, manufacturing, telecom, logistics and business process industries in Asia, Europe and Latin America. Abhilash has a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Nitte Mahalinga Adyanthaya Memorial Institute of Technology.

Talon

Senior Consultant

An MBA graduate from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management with an emphasis in marketing, Talon has coached applicants to acceptance at top MBA programs across the US and Europe.  She served in several leadership capacities at Kellogg including VP of the Marketing Club, President of the Triathlon Club, and Board Representative of the Kellogg Student Association.  She has spent the majority of her career in the consumer package goods (CPG) industry with roles spanning corporate finance, M&A, brand management, marketing, and sales.  While working at General Mills, Talon spent extensive time in India, driving the launch of the company’s first-ever offshoring operation, based in Mumbai. She also has experience in the retail industry as a digital merchant at Target.  In addition to her MBA, Talon has a bachelor’s degree in finance and management from the University of Wisconsin School of Business and currently serves as an outreach ambassador for the Network of Executive Women.

 Priya

Senior Consultant

An MBA graduate from INSEAD, Priya also undertook the exchange program with Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, Chicago. During her time at INSEAD she was chosen to share her MBA experience with applicants via INSEAD’s official blog. She has 10+ years of experience across Singapore and India working on roles in financial markets sales and strategy with Standard Chartered Bank and DBS bank . Most recently Priya has also been involved in developing product strategy for a growth stage FinTech start-up in India. In addition she has led initiatives to coach young graduates for careers in banking. Earlier she worked in the APAC office in supply chain function for a global Oil and Gas major.   She has honed her communication skills during a minor degree in Communications alongside her Bachelor’s degree in Engineering as a Singapore Airlines scholar from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. She is an avid reader and loves to travel.

Sridhar

Senior Consultant

An MBA graduate from the Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, Sridhar’s studies emphasized marketing and operations. He served on the Kellogg Admissions Committee as a student and then interviewed applicants as a member of the Kellogg Alumni Admissions Committee. Since graduation, Sridhar has advised numerous individuals on admission into top business schools in the US and Europe. His professional career features more than 15 years of business strategy and technology-transformation experience in the tech and management consulting sectors, serving companies such as Oracle, AT Kearney, i2 Technologies and Workday. In addition to his MBA, Sridhar’s earned a master’s degree in industrial engineering from Arizona State University and a bachelor’s degree (Honours) from Victoria Jubilee Technical Institute (VJTI) in Mumbai, India.

Deepak

Senior Consultant

An MBA graduate of INSEAD (Dean’s list), Deepak has participated in admission process as an ambassador in Europe and recently as an alumni interviewer. He has coached several applicants for admits  to top MBA programs such as INSEAD, Stanford among others. Deepak’s professional career includes 8+ years in executive roles with Procter & Gamble and McKinsey & Company across Singapore, Western Europe, Africa and North America. Deepak serves as a mentor to several MBA candidates to help them make the most out of their MBA program and make career choices in line with their passion and strengths. In addition to his MBA, Deepak holds a master’s degree in corporate finance and a bachelor’s degree from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).

Ritu

Senior Consultant

An MBA graduate from INSEAD, Ritu has helped applicants gain admission to their dream business schools. Trained in mentoring and coaching, she was selected to interview MBA applicants as an alumna on behalf of the admissions committee. Ritu has 14 years of professional experience spanning the consumer goods, consumer finance and not-for-profit sectors. She served in strategic and commercial roles in product management, brand marketing and organizational strategy. Her background includes working in a family-owned business, multinational conglomerate (GE), and a not-for-profit. Ritu has lived and worked in India, Singapore, France and the UK. In addition to her INSEAD MBA, Ritu earned a post graduate diploma in business management from IMT, India, and an economics degree with honours from Delhi University.

 Abhishek

Senior Consultant

An MBA graduate of INSEAD, Abhishek has worked closely with many applicants, coaching them to gain admission at top MBA programs such as INSEAD, Wharton, London Business School, Kellogg among others. His professional experience has been focused on strategy consulting with McKinsey as well as the non-profit sector with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. At McKinsey he worked across 12 countries on four continents, supporting public and private sector clients. After his tenure in consulting, Abhishek spent one year in Ethiopia working for an ‘acceleration unit’ for the Ministry of Agriculture. He holds an undergraduate degree in Mathematics from Delhi University.