​Peer Coaches

Peer Coaches, Peer Case Coaches (all second year MBA students) and BSBA Career Peer Leaders (BSBA Students) are available to work with you on items related to the career search process. Click here to schedule time with a Peer Coach or a Peer Case Coach. Click here to schedule time with a BSBA Career Peer Leader. Availability varies by coach.

Peer Career Coaches

  • Resume and Cover Letter review
  • Behavioral Interviews
  • General advising/quick questions
  • WCC Career resource tools

Peer Case Coaches

  • Case Interviews

BSBA Career Peer Leaders

  • Work with undergraduate students

Peer Case Coaches

Bryanna Brown
Bryanna is a second-year MBA candidate and has previous experience in the education and non-profit sector. She interned at Kalypso Consulting Firm with a focus on organizational change management as a proponent of digital innovation. At Olin, Bryanna serves as the Consortium Co-President, Board of Trustees Graduate Representative, and VP of Finance for Olin Cares. She is excited to be able to case with students and to support in any way she can.

Naitri Desai
Naitri is a 2nd year MBA student with 4+ years of experience in health care. This past summer, she interned at Cognizant Consulting in the healthcare practice area. As a Peer Coach, she is looking forward to helping students navigate through the interview process and prepare for case interviews. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and cooking.

Austin Moulder
Austin is a second-year MBA candidate and has work previously at Boston Consulting Group, Bank of America, and ZS Associates. On campus, he is the Head of Brand Development for OSCA and the Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion for the Graduate Business Student Association. He has also founded the WUFuego Latin Dance Troupe and the Olin Student Leadership Team for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Austin is excited to help students achieve their dream roles while staying true to their authentic selves.

Divya Nagpal
Divya is a second-year MBA candidate at Olin Business school. She hails from Chandigarh, India and has an undergrad in Civil Engineering. Prior to joining Olin she spent 6 years managing major infrastructure projects for Indian, British and Swedish firms. This summer, she interned with Auragent Bioscience as a GTM intern. On campus she has worked with Boeing Center for Supply Chain Innovation and student consulting organisation INSite. She is serving as a co-president for Olin India Club.

Ira Padhye
Ira is a second-year MBA candidate at Olin Business School. Prior to business school, Ira worked at the venture capital arm of the Tata Group where she managed a multi-million dollar startup portfolio. This summer, Ira interned at Tata Sons – North America in corporate strategy and business development. On campus, Ira has worked with the Boeing Center for Supply Chain Innovation where she was a student consultant with Bayer, and a student consulting organization called InSITE. Ira is currently also the Chief Marketing Officer at Sling Health STL, a WashU-affiliated startup incubator.

Rodrigo Rodriguez
Rodrigo is a data-driven and creative problem-solver with interest in strategy, innovation, and social impact. For the last 6 years, he's been focused on leading different projects for startups and companies in Mexico and Venezuela, facing pressing problems and finding real scalable solutions. More recently, he interned at Capital One, where he was in charge of developing the cross-marketing strategy for a new product. Rodrigo is passionate about discovering new ways to achieve growth, innovate and generate a positive impact in every organization and community he works with. In addition to his BBA, he holds a Gastronomy degree. He taught himself to play the guitar, the "cuatro" – a traditional Venezuelan instrument – and the ukulele. In his spare time, he loves to travel and play with his dog.

Peer Coaches

Oluwakemi Adene
Oluwakemi Adene is a second-year MBA from Lagos, Migeria with over 7 years of experience in sales, marketing, and client relations in the fintech, advertising, and engineering industries. Oluwakemi is passionate about helping businesses scale and has worked extensively with start-ups at different growth stages. This summer, she interned at Microsoft as a Partner Development Manager. She is the co-president of the Olin African Business Club. She enjoys listening to music, reading, travelling, videography, and recently started playing golf.

Shaurya Ahuja
Shaurya is a second-year MBA student at Olin Business School. Born and raised in India, he has been in St. Louis for over 8 years. Prior to joining Olin, he has worked for 4+ years in business strategy, first at a IT consulting firm and then at a hospitality giant. Shaurya is passionate about general management roles, especially in Brand Management. This summer he interned at General Mills as an Associate Brand Manager in the Snacks Co team. He is a great resource to discuss the end-to-end recruiting cycle - from networking, resume building, to acing interviews. He is also an expert at helping with any Brand Management case interviews. Outside academia, he is a passionate Manchester United fan, has served on various boards for the Regional Business Council of St. Louis, and currently serves as the President of Adam Smith Society, St. Louis Chapter.

Adeoluwa Babatrope
Adeoluwa is a 2nd year MBA (Marketing major) with a background in Computer Science. Before his MBA, Adeoluwa had a short stint as a software engineer and spent four years in the banking industry, working to drive digital transformation. Outside of classes, Adeoluwa engages in sports and photography. As a peer coach, he is looking to help students share the best version of themselves to achieve their career goals.

Vaibhav Dabas
President of Olin Tech Club and Olin Outdoors Club, Vaibhav Dabas hails from New Delhi, India, and has worked as Software Engineer and Software Project Manager for 2 years. During the summer, he worked as a Product Manager intern at VMware and has a strong passion for building new things. He has done trekking in The Himalayas for 2 years to build his soft skills before coming to pursue his MBA at Olin. He's a soccer and cricket fan and loves to play outdoor sports and explore new places. As a peer coach, he is looking forward to helping students with resumes, cover letters, and interview preparation to achieve their career goals.

Leda Estrine
Leda (Lee-duh) is an MBA/MSW student looking to do Corporate Social Responsibility and Diversity and Inclusion work after graduation. She majored in Family in Child Sciences in undergrad and is passionate about the intersection between Social Work and Business. She is looking forward to getting to know all of you.

Tova Feinberg
Tova is a second-year MBA student. She is studying both Marketing and Entrepreneurship. She interned with PepsiCo and did the Entrepreneurial Stipend Internship. Before Olin, she worked with Marriott International for 4 years in event/food & beverage operations. On campus, she serves as the OMA co-president, EVCA Vice President, and an Olin Ambassador. After Olin she plans on working for a CPG company and starting her own business.

Julian Hernandez
Julian is a 2nd year MBA student from Bogota (Colombia). Before Olin, he worked for 6+ years in various roles across Airlines, Telecommunications, and Commercial Banking. He spent his summer internship at Mastercard as a Summer Associate in the Operations & Technology division. Outside of work and school, Julian loves to play soccer and golf, and serves as Co-president of Latin American Business Association (LABA) and VP of Alumni Relations of Olin Consulting & Strategy Association (OSCA) and Olin Technology Club (OTC).

Ting Huang
Ting is a 2nd year MBA with 9 years' experience in project management within the Tech industry. She hails from China. Before her MBA, Ting worked at IBM as Project Management Office Lead and at Microsoft as Development Program Manager. This summer, she interned at a local startup company as a Program Manager. She also serves as the Vice President of Olin Technology Club. In her free time, she loves cooking, swimming, or freediving.

Kate Hogan
Kate Hogan is a second year MBA student, the co-president of Olin Women in Business, and a Student Ambassador. Before starting her MBA, she majored in English at UC Berkeley and then worked in the tech industry, first at Twitch (an Amazon subsidiary) and then at a St. Louis startup. This past summer, she interned at IBM as a Product Manager. In her free time, Kate likes to spend time with her dog and her cat, read, and play video games.

Minjy Koo
Minjy is a 2nd year MBA with 4+ years of experience in marketing from the consumer electronics industry. She has pursued a product manager role and completed a Product Manager Internship at Amazon this Summer. As a Peer Coach, she is looking forward to helping with resumes, cover letters, and interview prep for students. Outside of work and school, Minjy loves the outdoors and enjoys traveling, mentoring, and cooking Korean foods!

Njideka Okeke
Njideka is a second-year MBA candidate specializing in Finance. Born and raised in Lagos Nigeria, she majored in accounting as an undergrad and before business school she worked for 7+ years in consulting with KPMG Nigeria and PwC United Kingdom. For her summer internship, she worked in Microsoft as a finance manager where she worked on Microsoft’s commercial cloud business performance metrics. She currently serves and the VP of finance for the Graduate Business Student Association (GBSA) and looks forward to working with Olin students to achieve their career aspirations.

Chinazar Okoro
Chinazar is a second-year MBA student from Nigeria. Her career experience over the past eight years spans regulatory affairs and retail operations within the healthcare industry. This summer, she was a Global Operations intern at Amgen working with multiple teams across various functions and locations. She currently serves as the President of the Healthcare and Life Sciences Club.

Akinrodola Owanikin
Akinrodola is a 2nd year MBA concentrating in marketing and entrepreneurship. Prior to his MBA, He studied veterinary medicine as his undergrad major and worked in the veterinary and agribusiness sectors for 8years in various functions including sales, marketing, and product management. Beyond the class walls, Akinrodola loves to play and talk sports especially soccer and basketball. He loves road trips, Thai food and making new friends. As a peer coach, he is interested in collaborating with students to achieve success and maximize this unique opportunity to jumpstart their post graduate career.

Antonio Rivera
Antonio is a 2nd year MBA student who grew up in Puerto Rico. He is interested in the intersection of entrepreneurship, technology, and investment, and is also passionate about connecting innovative businesses with sources of capital and financing. The 5 years prior to Olin Antonio worked in the venture capital and angel investing industries in Latin America. Antonio also helped establish the first Seed Fund and Angel Investment Network in Puerto Rico. During the 2021 summer he worked as a Senior Program Manager at Amazon Web Services, where he led a process improvement project. On campus, Antonio is the VP for the Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Association (EVCA), a Board Member for the Graduate Business Student Association (GBSA), and a Committee Member for the Impact Investing Symposium (IIS). He is also working as an Analyst for Villhard Growth Partners and partner in an entrepreneurial venture. During his spare time, Antonio enjoys travelling, biking, playing board games, and learning new hobbies. Antonio has a bachelor degree in International Studies and Economics from American University in Washington, DC , is a Public Policy and International Affairs (PPIA) Fellow, a Binational Business Fulbright Scholar, and a Consortium Fellow.

Katherine Urquiaga
Katherine is from Lima, Peru and her bachelor’s degree is in Business Administration. She started her professional career in market research until pivoting to brand management. With 6 years of experience in marketing in the luxury cosmetic industry, she found her passion as a marketer. Katherine serves as CO-President of OMA and VP of Diversity and Inclusion of OWIB. She is more than happy to help first year students.

 

BSBA Career Peer Leaders

Abhay Bhandari
Abhay is a senior at WashU pursuing majors in Finance and Entrepreneurship with a minor in Anthropology. On-campus activities include Delta Sigma Pi Professional Fraternity, Arch Consulting, the Center for Experiential Learning, and the Sigma Chi Fraternity. Abhay's internship experience includes participating in the Israel Summer Business Academy, working at a now-public vertical farming startup called AeroFarms, and summer in private equity at Argand Partners. Next year, Abhay will be working full-time at McKinsey & Company.

Addison Liang
Addison is a senior in Olin Business School majoring in Finance and East Asian Studies and minoring in International Business. She spent this summer in New York, NY working as an Investment Banking Analyst at Credit Suisse in the Healthcare group, and will be returning to the firm next year after graduation. Last summer, she worked at Jefferies Financial Group as an Investment Banking Analyst in the Tech-enabled Services group. Prior to that, she interned at the Alhambra US Chamber in Austin, TX working on various consulting projects. On campus, she is on the Chinese Students Association Executive Board, a member of the business fraternity Phi Gamma Nu, and has been a TA for MGT 100 and OB 360 for multiple semesters.

Daphne Liu
Daphne is a senior in the Olin Business School studying Finance and Organization & Strategic Management with a minor in Computer Science.  She’s had professional experience as a Summer Business Analyst at McKinsey & Co and GTM Strategy / M&A Intern at VMware. On campus, she’s part of PGN and TA for Management Communication. In her free time, she looks to cook, exercise, and journal!

Zee Sekou
Internships – Software Engineer intern @ Phase Change AI, AI implementation specialist @ Ivy AI, BEL intern @ Bain, and Associate Consultant Intern @ Bain


On campus activities – DSP, MGT 100 TA, OB 360 TA

Interest – Media/Entertainment, consumer technology, professional athletics, social impact

Matthew Zweig
Matthew Zweig is a senior in the Olin Business School, majoring in finance and accounting. On campus, he is a member of DSP, First Generation Investors, and Consult Your Community. During his sophomore summer and school year, Matthew worked at the Nasdaq Stock Exchange as an Investment Intelligence Analyst. The following summer, he worked as a Sales and Trading Summer Analyst at Morgan Stanley in NYC, where he will be returning after graduation.